Richard L. Richards
Florida Bar Board Certified in Aviation Law


232 Andalusia Avenue, Suite 202
Coral Gables, Florida 33134

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Florida Aviation Law


Florida Aviation Attorney Richard L. Richards

Florida Bar Board Certified in Aviation Law


Richard L. Richards is a Florida aviation attorney with over twenty-two years of experience in the practice of law, and whose practice focuses on aviation and airport legal issues. Mr. Richards is Florida Bar Board Certified in Aviation Law. Mr. Richards' extensive experience includes litigation, transactions, trustee services for foreign ownership of U.S. registered aircraft, representation of fixed base operators and other airport tenants/developers in leases and land use/development on or near an airport, corporate restructuring and bankruptcy, airport counsel, airline general counsel, aircraft sales and leasing, transactions with aircraft manufacturers, aviation fuel issues, aviation finance, repossessions and seizures, FAA and DOT regulatory compliance, aviation insurance and claims, air carrier certification and aviation labor & employment issues including defense of FLSA claims and EEOC charges.


Prior to establishing his own law firm, Mr. Richards chaired the Aviation Department at the law firm of Stearns, Weaver, Miller, Weissler, Alhadeff & Sitterson, P.A. in Miami, Florida. Mr. Richards has also served as airport counsel to an airport authority and general counsel to several airlines. Mr. Richards was also partner with Jarvis and Richards, P.A., a local aviation law firm.


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