Richard Urick

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Location:

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Hopewell, Pennsylvania
Phone: 724-375-6683
Fax: 724-375-5099
E-mail: rurick@personallaw.com

Education:

Aliquippa High School, 1971; Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 1975; Duquesne University School of Law, 1979.

Attorney Urick is the solicitor for multiple local governments and is a lifetime member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum (see video below). He was selected as a member of the Outstanding Lawyers of America. In the past he served as an assistant prosecutor for the Beaver County District Attorney’s office. He is also the Past President of the Beaver County Bar Association and served on the Board of Governors of the Beaver County Bar Association.

Areas of Practice

  • Workers Compensation
  • Personal Injury
  • Social Security Disability
  • Municipal Law

Litigation Percentage

75% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, 1979
U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 1979

Education

Duquesne University School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
J.D. – 1979
Law Review: Duquesne University Law Review, 1978 – 1979
Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, Pennsylvania
B.A. – 1975
Honors: Omicron Delta Epsilon Honor Society
Honors: Pi Gamma Mu Honor Society
Major: Economics and Political Science

Representative Clients

Friendship Ridge Public Nursing Facility
Monaca Borough
Shippingport Borough
Creswell Heights Joint Authority

Honors and Awards

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Find Richard Urick on page 12 of the above publication.

Outstanding Lawyers of America
Martindale-Hubbell® Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers™, 2011
AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Million Dollar Advocates Forum – Life Member, 2012 – Present
Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow

Professional Associations and Memberships

Pennsylvania Bar Association, 1979 – Present
Allegheny County Bar Association, 1979 – Present
Beaver County Bar Association, 1979 – Present
American Bar Association, 1979 – 1990
Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association
Pennsylvania Association for Justice
National Association of Social Security Claimant’s Representatives
Pennsylvania Bar Association, Workers Compensation Section
Beaver County Bar Association, President, 2002 – 2003
Beaver County Bar Association, Board of Governors, 1999 – 2002
Pennsylvania State Association of Boroughs
Pennsylvania Borough Solicitor’s Association
Pennsylvania Municipal Authorities Association
Trial Law Institute
Diversity Law Institute

Past Employment Positions

Pennsylvania State Senate, Administrative Assistant, 1975
Pennsylvania Auditor General, Auditor, 1976

Pro Bono Activities

Career Literacy for African American Youth.

In the Community

In the community, Rich serves as the public address announcer at Sewickley Academy boys soccer games. He also mentored African American students at Aliquippa High School.

Fraternities/Sororities

Sigma Tau Gamma