Attorney Richard Griffin

Richard S. Griffin: People who know Richard Griffin will consistently describe him as a good man who deeply loves his family and friends. He loves to help others and became an injury attorney to do just that. His staff at the Griffin Law Firm has become part of his family, and when you become a client, you become part of his family as well. His law firm has thrived since 1995 because he has built a legal team that is honest, hard-working, and dedicated to delivering the best possible representation to its clients. Outstanding representation requires excellent customer service while delivering recoveries that fully compensate our clients for their injury claims.

  • Griffin Law Firm Founding Attorney and C.E.O.: Attorney Richard Griffin has over 28 years of experience handling personal injury, workers' compensation, and wrongful death claims. He founded the Griffin Law Firm in 1995 to provide legal representation that treats clients the way he would want to be treated. This means that our clients receive the best possible customer service and outstanding results.
  • Legal Awards: Attorney Richard Griffin has received the following prestigious legal awards and rankings:
    • AV Preeminent Rating: Attorney Richard Griffin has been awarded Martindale-Hubbell's AV Preeminent rating, the highest rating for legal skills and ethics. This top rating is based on actual reviews from clients and other attorneys and is verified for accuracy by Martindale-Hubble. Only about 2% of the attorneys in the U.S. receive this prestigious rating. Attorney Richard Griffin has received this rating every year since 2012. 
    • AVVO Superb Rating: Attorney Richard Griffin has been awarded the rating of Superb from AVVO, an organization that evaluates ratings from independent reviews from clients and other attorneys. These ratings are based on genuine reviews and are verified for accuracy by AVVO.
    • Million Dollar Advocates Forum: Attorney Richard Griffin is also a proud member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. This elite group of attorneys can only become members after delivering a settlement or verdict of over one million dollars for their client. Attorney Richard Griffin and the Griffin Law Firm have recovered numerous settlements and verdicts for their personal injury clients. We have also negotiated numerous workers' compensation settlements of over a million dollars.
    • Top 100 Trial Lawyers Member: Attorney Richard Griffin has been named one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers Association, a prestigious legal association. You must be nominated by other attorneys outside of your law firm. Nominees are reviewed for their legal abilities and by demonstrating high success in specific practice areas. Attorney Richard Griffin is a Top 100 Trial Lawyer in the practice areas of personal injury and wrongful death. 
    • Client Distinction Award - LexisNexis & Attorney Richard Griffin was rated a 4.5 out of 5. This rating is based on recognizing excellence in the areas of Quality of Service, Overall Value, Responsiveness, and Communication Ability.
    • Best of Gwinnett - Injury Law Firms:  The Griffin Law firm was awarded Best of Gwinnett, which goes to the top law firms in Gwinnett County. Our firm has received this in 2021 and 2022. The winning law firms are nominated by someone outside the company and must receive the highest number of votes to earn this award.
  • Education
    • Emory University in 1991 with a B.A. in Political Science and Education. He attended law school at Georgia State College of Law, where he focused on personal injury, workers' compensation, and advanced litigation. In law school, he served as the president of the Student Trial Lawyers Association. While competing in the Georgia Mock Trial Competitions, he finished second in the state. 
  • Legal Experience: Attorney Richard Griffin worked for injury law firms during college and law school, gaining valuable experience. As an attorney, he litigated personal injury and workers' compensation claims for three prestigious law firms before starting the Griffin Law Firm, which has been successful since 1995.
  • Charity and Community Organizations: Attorney Richard Griffin and his law firm support the following charities and community organizations to give back to the community and to help people who are in need of financial assistance and support.
    • Friends of Disability Adults and Children (FODAC):
      • Mission: FODAC provides refurbished medical equipment and services for adults and children with disabilities to improve their overall quality of life.
    • Brain Trauma Foundation:
      • Mission: Brain Trauma Foundation has been conducting innovative clinical research and developing evidence-based guidelines that improve outcomes for the millions of people who suffer from traumatic brain injuries every year.
    • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
      • Mission: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is the world's largest voluntary (nonprofit) health organization dedicated to curing leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, and other blood cancers.
    • The World Food Programme:
      • Mission: The World Food Programme provides emergency relief and vital food assistance to communities affected by conflict or natural disasters.
    • Southeast Gwinnett Cooperative Ministry
      • Mission: The Southeast Gwinnett Cooperative Ministry provides people in Snellville, Grayson, and Loganville with emergency financial aid and food items.
    • Goodwill:
      • Mission: Goodwill provides free career counseling, skills training, and resume prep services that help unlock opportunities for job seekers. Every day, more than 300 people find a job with Goodwill's help.
    • Youthreach International:
      • Mission: Youthreach International establishes local mentoring communities that prepare vulnerable youth for success in life through spiritual development, positive role models, and practical life skills.
    • North Point Ministries:
      • Mission: North Point Ministries was founded with the vision of creating churches that unchurched people will love.
    • Church of the Highlands and Highlands College:
      • Mission: Highlands Church is here to help people know God, find freedom, discover their purpose, and make a difference.
    • Kaula Tree:
      • Mission: Kaula Tree seeks to strengthen, encourage, and comfort those we encounter through prophetic ministry and training. 
    • Eagle Ranch:
      • Mission: Eagle Ranch is one of Georgia's largest non-profit residential children's programs to help make life better for children and families going through a crisis.
    • Fostering Together:
      • Mission: Fosting Together provides opportunities to support children in need and foster families in our community.
    • Good Samaritan Health Center of Gwinnett:
      • Mission: Good Samaritan Health Center of Gwinnett is committed to caring for the uninsured and underinsured working poor in the Gwinnett County community.
    • Home of Hope:
      • Mission: Hoem of Hope is a nonprofit residential care facility that provides services for homeless children from 0-17 years of age along with their young mothers.
    • Jambos:
      • Mission: Jambos is on a mission to bring comfort to kids in the foster care system by providing them with brand-new pajamas.
    • Lighthouse:
      • Mission: Lighthouse Family Retreat is a faith-based non-profit that exists to strengthen every family living through childhood cancer.
    • Lightway Recovery for Women:
      • Mission: Lightway Recovery Women is a long-term addiction recovery and wellness center supporting women with dignity and respect as they begin or continue the transformative journey of lifelong recovery.
    • North Gwinnett Co-Op:
      • Mission: The mission of North Gwinnett Co-Operative Ministries is to extend a hand to in-need residents of Buford, Suwanee, and Sugar Hill.
    • Rainbow Village:
      • Mission: Rainbow Village exists to transform the lives of families experiencing homelessness by providing help, hope, housing, and healing.
    • Spectrum:
      • Mission: Spectrum Autism Support Group provides support, education, and resources for individuals and families impacted by autism.
    • Wellspring Living:
      • Mission: Wellspring Living is a nonprofit organization that exists to help survivors of childhood sexual abuse overcome their broken pasts and move towards hopeful futures.
    • 100 Black Men of Dekalb County
      • Mission Statement: The mission of the 100 Black Men of Dekalb is to improve the quality of life in our communities and enhance educational and economic opportunities for all African Americans.
The Griffin Family

Richard Griffin is a family man who loves his wife and four daughters greatly. The videos below will let you hear how his family feels about him as a husband and father:

Beth Griffin's testimonial video about her husband, Richard Griffin.

Victoria's testimonial video about her Dad, Richard Griffin

Nicole Griffin's testimonial about her Dad, Richard Griffin

Kaitlin Griffin's testimonial video about her Dad, Richard Griffin

Makenzie's testimonial video about her Dad, Richard Griffin.

Why Should You Hire the Griffin Law Firm?

Legal problems can be incredibly stressful. During this challenging time, a dedicated and reliable attorney can make a significant difference in the outcome of your matter. If you're seeking legal guidance, We have the expertise that you need. The Griffin Law Firm is focused solely on the needs of our clients. We provide professional and effective representation. We encourage you to learn more about our firm's representation by reviewing the following:

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