611Anton Blvd., Suite 800
Coasta Mesa, California 92626
Telephone: (714) 432-9555, Ext.18
Firm: Morey & Upton, LLP
ACCIDENTS / PRODUCTS LIABILITY
Slip and Fall
Spinal Cord Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury
Minimum Wage Violations
Unlawful Tip Splitting
Off The Clock Work
Born and raised in a small farming community in Illinois, starring as an offensive lineman on the gridiron throughout the Midwest, and putting himself through one of the most prestigious law schools in the country, Richard Dahl has combined family values, a team mentality, and old fashioned hard work to establish himself as a trustworthy, diligent, and talented personal injury attorney.
Mr. Dahl received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Economics from Knox College in Illinois , where he made the Deanâ€™s List 9 Times, finished in the top 10% of his class, was named to the Mortar Board Honor Society, and received the prestigious Vinton C. Johnson Prize in Economics as the best graduating student in the department. He was named to the Deanâ€™s List, honored as a Harno Fellow, and named to the University of Illinois Law Review at University of Illinois Law School before obtaining his Juris Doctorate in 1989 from the highly-acclaimed University of Chicago Law School. Mr. Dahl promptly opened The Dahl Law Firm where for over 16 years he specialized in plaintiff personal injury matters. Mr. Dahlâ€™s empathetic approach to his clients and unparalleled work ethic quickly garnered him a reputation as a formidable and well-respected attorney, resulting in his nomination as a â€œrising starâ€ in Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine.
Mr. Dahl specializes in personal injury advocacy including bodily injury, property, underinsured, and uninsured motorist matters. In addition he has successfully represented clients in dog bite and slip and fall matters. He also has represented clients in products liability and medical malpractice matters, including chemical poisoning and asbestos cases. Mr. Dahl is a savvy and seasoned litigator whose employment practice includes representing plaintiffs in wage and hour class action lawsuits, breach of contract matters, and discrimination cases.
Mr. Dahl is an active member of the State Bar of California, certified to practice in the United States District Court, Central District of California. He is also an active member of the State Bars of Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Illinois and is certified to practice in the United States District Court, Central District of Illinois as well as the Unites States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit. Mr Dahl is an active, contributing member of the Orange County Trial Lawyers Association and Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association.
With deep commitment to extending his family-centered values to those he represents, Mr. Dahl takes special care to shepherd his clients through each and every step of their case. An innovative litigator, he combines a vigilant work ethic centered in this countryâ€™s proud farming heritage with an offensive lineman mentality that makes him not only relentless in his pursuit of justice, but committed to a team building mentality that extends not only to his staff, but to each and every member of the families he represents.
Affiliations & Memberships:
California Bar & Orange County Bar Association
San Diego, California
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Richard S. Lawson
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Rancho Santa Margarita, California
Bruce D. Fox