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Rick L Frimmer

Rick L Frimmer

Rick L. Frimmer, JD CPA, PLLC
  • Arbitration & Mediation, Business Law, Cannabis & Marijuana Law ...
  • Arizona, California, Illinois, Pennsylvania
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Marc Alan Feller October 26, 2020
Rating: 10 Lawyer Rating - 10 out of 10
His skills are exceptional, combining excellent traditional legal skills with financial and accounting insight and creativity. He engages well with clients and other counsel and has an excellent reputation in the industry. He is the consummate advocate.
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Jessica G. April 28, 2021
Will certainly get the job done correctly Straightforward, caring, thorough, pitbull when it's needed, He really didn't have to take our case, but certainly didn't treat us like just another case. Kept us in the loop the whole way through our case. Would definitely hire again and certainly recommend.
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Rick Frimmer has extensive experience providing legal, financial advisory, and strategic counseling over a 35+ year practice as an attorney and a CPA. His national practice has spanned bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, public finance, commercial and tax litigation, mergers and acquisitions, corporate securities law, and taxation. Rick has successfully worked on over 150 restructurings of corporate and public debt, both in and out of bankruptcy, representing nearly every high yield bond fund, all of the major corporate trustees, and many private hedge funds.. He has appeared in more than 20 Federal Courts of Appeal, District Courts, and Bankruptcy Court, as well as numerous state trial and appellate courts.
A Wharton finance graduate and Certified Public Accountant, Rick brings unique financial and accounting skills to every matter, along with a solutions-driven approach to achieving the best results for his clients. He has advised clients in multiple industries, including cannabis and health care where he has advised hospitals, nursing homes, continuing care communities, and adult housing across the United States. Rick represented the German government in the City of Detroit bankruptcy case. Most recently, Rick gained experience on the financial advisory side, as a Managing Director with a leading national accounting and consulting firm.

Rick has been an arbitrator for FINRA and for the San Diego Bar Association. He was an adjunct professor law at Chicago Loyola Law School and at Thomas Jefferson School of Law. He has been on public company Boards of Directors and has served as an Audit Committee Chair.

Rick is also an accomplished forensic accountant, who has assisted on many fraud, business disputes, business valuations, family law matters and commercial disputes.

He has a full arbitration and mediation practice based in Northern Arizona, but national in scope.

Practice Areas
    Arbitration & Mediation
    Business - Arbitration/Mediation, Consumer - Arbitration/Mediation, Family - Arbitration/Mediation
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Cannabis & Marijuana Law
    Marijuana Business Formation, Medical Marijuana
    Stockbroker & Investment Fraud
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
    Health Care Law
    Municipal Law
    Tax Law
    Business Taxes, Criminal Tax Litigation, Estate Tax Planning, Income Taxes, International Taxes, Payroll Taxes, Property Taxes, Sales Taxes, Tax Appeals, Tax Audits, Tax Planning
    Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Debt Relief
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
State Bar of Arizona
ID Number: 036002
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State Bar of California
ID Number: 235821
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Supreme Court of Illinois
ID Number: 6308413
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Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
ID Number: 23398
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  • German: Spoken, Written
  • Hebrew: Written
Professional Experience
Rick L. Frimmer, JD CPA, PLLC
- Current
Law and accounting practice; consultancy; arbitration and mediation
Managing Director
EisnerAmper LLP
National Practice Leader, Cannabis and Hemp Group
Schiff Hardin LLP
Co-Head Bankruptcy and Creditors Rights Group
Lice Forward Hamilton & Scripps
Head, Corporate Practice Group
Greenberg Traurig LLP
Siverman Coopersmith & Frimmer
Reed Smith LLP
Dilworth Paxson LLP
Harvard Law School
J.D. (1976) | Law
Honors: Cum laude
Activities: Board of Directors, Harvard Cooperative Society
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University of Pennsylvania
B.S. (1973) | Economics, Finance, Accounting
Honors: Summa cum laude; Herbert S. Steuer Award; Beta Alpha Psi
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Best Lawyers in San Diego
San Diego Business Journal
Professional Associations
State Bar of Arizona
- Current
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Turnaround Management Association
- Current
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American Bankruptcy Institute
- Current
Activities: Frequent Lecturer
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California State Bar  # 235821
- Current
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National Association of Bond Lawyers
Activities: Frequent Lecturer; Model Indenture Committee
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Practicing Law Institute
Activities: Frequent Lecturer
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Certified Public Accountant
Arizona Board of Accountancy
Certified Public Accountant
Florida Board of Accountancy
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Rick L. Frimmer, JD CPA, PLLC
1016 E. Saddlehorn Rd
Sedona, AZ 86351
Telephone: (760) 877-6767
Cell: (760) 877-6767
Fax: (928) 421-2908
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed (Today)
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