Richard Davies has been handling workers' compensation matters on behalf of employers throughout Northeast Ohio and statewide since 1980. He has practiced extensively before the Industrial Commission of Ohio, and before trial and appellate courts throughout Ohio. In 1999 he was one of the first attorneys certified by the Ohio State Bar Association as specialists in Ohio workers' compensation law, and he has maintained that certification. In six of the last eight years Richard has been selected by Super Lawyers and Law & Politics Magazine as an Ohio Super Lawyer in the area of workers’ compensation law, an honor limited to five percent of the total lawyers in Ohio.
For the last several years Richard has expanded his practice to include general probate matters including the preparation of wills, powers of attorney for health care and living wills. Richard has also continued to help homeowners avoid their homes becoming a probate asset on their death by the use of joint and survivorship deeds and transfer on death affidavits.
Richard Davies received his Bachelor of Arts degree with honors from The College of Wooster in 1977, and his Juris Doctorate degree in 1980 from The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law. He is also admitted to practice before the US District Court, Northern District of Ohio.