Areas of Expertise

Ocean View

  • Licensed and continuously practicing since 1973 (North Carolina, 1973-1977; District of Columbia, 1977-1981; Oregon, 1981-1985; and California 1974 - present)
  • AV rated by both the Judiciary and his peers by Martindale Hubbell
  • Admitted to practice before the Central and Eastern United States District Courts (California), the United States Court of Federal Claims, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth and Fourth Circuits, and the United States Supreme Court
  • Fifteen (15) years experience as Pro Tem Settlement Judge in Sacramento Superior Court
  • Extensive "First Chair" experience in the preparation and trial of civil litigation claims including, but not limited to, tort, international trade, eminent domain, inverse condemnation, water law, real estate law, and Constitutional law, insurance bad faith, general  business, and other matters




Richard Hart Civil Litigation

P. O. Box No. 1269

Waldport, OR 97394


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