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Richard West

Richard West

 
  • Bankruptcy
  • Ohio
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Lawyer Rating and Reviews
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5.0
Legal Analysis
5.0/5.0
Communication Skills
5.0/5.0
Ethics and Professionalism
5.0/5.0
Clay Lee Woods Esq
Reviewed by Clay Lee Woods Esq September 4, 2020
Rating: 10 Lawyer Rating - 10 out of 10
I can think of no other attorney or firm that I would trust my financial health and well-being than Rick's. Rick and his team are going to put you first. They are going to find the best possible solution to your issues. They are going to help you with your financial recovery. But, most of all, they are going to care about you.
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Q. How do you know this lawyer?
  • Current or Former Co-Worker/Colleague

Richard West is an outstanding bankruptcy attorney with many years of experience. I previously worked for another firm but jumped at the opportunity to be a part of Rick's team. I have learned a great deal from him and it has certainly been a pleasure to be a part of his team. Rick's focus has always been on improving the financial situation of the client.

Q. In the cases you were involved in with this attorney, which of the following apply?
  • Same Client
  • Different Client, Same Side of Case

Being a part of Rick's team has allowed me to witness first-hand the attention he pays to clients, their respective cases, and financial well-being. It is not all about numbers. Rick cares about the outcome and getting clients a financial recovery.

Q. When did you work with this lawyer?
I have been a part of Rick's team since August of 2017.
Q. Was this lawyer an effective advocate/counselor and why?
Yes

Rick approaches each case with a clean slate. There is no one-size fits all. Each client situation is evaluated to provide the best outcome. Some conversations are tough but the goal of improving their financial well-being is the motivation.

Q. Please rate this lawyer on the following:

Legal Knowledge: Excellent

Rick's 30+ years of experience displays that he is truly an expert in the field.

Legal Analysis: Excellent

Rick has an excellent capability to analyze a case to obtain the best possible outcome for a client. He relies on his years of experience in being able to find a solution to help clients obtain the financial recovery that they are seeking.

Communication Skills: Excellent

Rick takes pride on being able to relate to clients not only on a professional level in resolving their case, but also provides care and comfort to clients going through a tough, emotional decision.

Ethics and Professionalism: Excellent

I know firsthand that Rick is an above-board attorney and that all of his attorneys and staff are held to the highest level of ethics and professionalism.

Q. For which practice area(s) would you recommend this lawyer?
Bankruptcy law, both consumer and business. Debt negotiation. Credit repair and rebuilding.
Q. Which of the following skills does this lawyer possess?
  • Appeals
  • Arbitration
  • Business Advising
  • Client Relations
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Document Review
  • Drafting
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Financial Literacy (handling client funds)
  • Legal Research
  • Legal Writing
  • Litigation
  • Mediation
  • Negotiation
  • Oral Argument
  • Problem Solving
  • Transactions
  • Trials
  • Use of Technology
Q. Please provide any additional comments about this lawyer
Rick is an outstanding attorney. I am honored to be a part of his team. He is a great mentor and friend.
Q. I would recommend this lawyer to my family and friends
Yes
Karen Morrison Clark
Reviewed by Karen Morrison Clark July 30, 2020
Rating: 10 Lawyer Rating - 10 out of 10
Richard West is an extremely accomplished attorney. He pays close attention to detail and the application of relevant law. He is trustworthy and reliable. I regularly refer clients to him because I am confident he will obtain the best possible result.
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Q. How do you know this lawyer?
  • Current or Former Co-Worker/Colleague

I've consulted Rick over the past 20+ years on numerous bankruptcy cases.

Q. In the cases you were involved in with this attorney, which of the following apply?
  • Same Client

Rick has provided advice to me on the handling of multiple bankruptcy cases/issues.

Q. When did you work with this lawyer?
Multiple times over the past 20+ years.
Q. Was this lawyer an effective advocate/counselor and why?
Yes

Rick is an extremely effective advocate for his clients due to his knowledge and experience in the area of bankruptcy law, as well as, his drive to rescue his clients from unfortunate financial situations.

Q. Please rate this lawyer on the following:

Legal Knowledge: Excellent

Rick's knowledge of bankruptcy law surpasses that of any other bankruptcy professional I know. I consult with Rick whenever I need assistance with a bankruptcy matter.

Legal Analysis: Excellent

Rick is able to quickly analyze a complex set of facts and propose a favorable legal solution.

Communication Skills: Excellent

Rick's in depth knowledge of the law enables him to clearly and succinctly explain an idea or recommend a course of action.

Ethics and Professionalism: Excellent

All of my dealings with Rick have shown him to be the consummate professional. He advocates solutions in line with legal ethics and community morals.

Q. For which practice area(s) would you recommend this lawyer?
Consult Rick regarding any bankruptcy matter or general debtor/creditor issue.
Q. Which of the following skills does this lawyer possess?
  • Business Advising
  • Client Relations
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Document Review
  • Drafting
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Legal Research
  • Legal Writing
  • Mediation
  • Negotiation
  • Problem Solving
Q. I would recommend this lawyer to my family and friends
Yes