Richard Burbidge

Burbidge Mitchell - Utah

Parkside Tower
215 South State - Suite 920
Salt Lake City

UT, 84111

Local Litigation Star

Practice area:

International arbitration
Product liability and recall
Professional liability

+1 (801) 355-6677

Richard enjoys a stellar reputation as a talented, first tier trial lawyer with over 40 years of trial experience in both Utah and California.  This trial experience includes scores of major jury trials in the areas of complex commercial litigation and catastrophic injury.  He is known and admired for his thorough review of cases to determine their merit, his meticulous careful preparation and forceful and effective advocacy of the client’s cause. His closing arguments tend to gather a crowd.

Richard has also achieved a highly regarded international and national reputation as the immediate past President and a Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, a Fellow of the International Society of Barristers, a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, and a Fellow of the American Board of Trial Advocates.

Dedicated to teaching the art and science of advocacy, Richard has been a frequent speaker and teacher in multiple trial seminars and served for years as Adjunct Professor in Trial Advocacy at the University of Utah School of Law.

He graduated with honors from the University of Utah College of Law, and is admitted to practice in the states of California, Utah, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, United States Court of Federal Claims and the United States Supreme Court.

Last Updated 29th September 2017