About Thomas Richardson

Thomas Richardson

Tommy Richardson, owner and president of the AV-Rated law firm of Friedl Richardson Trial Lawyers in Phoenix, focuses exclusively on personal injury and medical malpractice cases. Since 2009, Tommy has sat on the Board of Governors for Arizona Trial Lawyers and in 2011 was appointed by Governor Jan Brewer and confirmed by the Arizona Senate to the Maricopa Judicial Selection Committee. Tommy represents plaintiffs in trial work in Maricopa, Greenlee, Pima, Pinal, Mohave, Yuma, Apache, Gila, Cochise, La Paz, Coconino and Navajo counties. Tommy is the co-chair of the seminar committee for the Arizona Association for Justice/Arizona Trial Lawyers and is involved in the American Association for Justice and American Trial Lawyers.

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Do Texting and Driving Accidents Effect Your Decisions Behind the Wheel

Updated article: Original publish date – November 7, 2014 Just about everybody believes that texting while driving is negligent behavior and has knowledge that it causes hundreds of thousands of vehicle accident injuries and deaths each year in this nation. A current campaign aimed at reaching young drivers claims that distracted driving or texting while […]

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5 Most Overlooked Head Injury Symptoms

Article Updated: Original Publish Date – November 20, 2014 Some symptoms show obvious signs of moderate to severe injuries like experiencing a loss of consciousness, repeated vomiting, seizures or an inability to awaken from sleep.  The fact is, many people suffering from brain injuries in the aftermath of accidents, injuries, and altercations may not even […]

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Steps Motorists Can Take to Avoid Hitting a Cyclist

Updated article: Original publish date 4/1/14 Drivers will see an increase of cyclist volume on the roads throughout the cooler months when bicycling to work becomes popular. Drivers can easily be distracted from a number of vises and at the same time are rarely looking for anything on the road other than another vehicle. It […]

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Texting and Driving: A Growing Temptation

Original publication Jan 12, 2015 (*Updated) Should texting while driving have penalties similar to DUI?  Different states have different legislature about texting while driving. Arizona has very loose laws compared to nearly all other states in regards to preventing texting while driving. Although texting while driving is illegal in Phoenix’s city limits, it isn’t illegal […]

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How to Win A Slip and Fall Accident Lawsuit

Over one million people suffer significant injuries from slip and fall accidents in the United States annually. Approximately 17,000 individuals die each year because of these accidents. Only car accidents rank above slip and falls as the causes of accidental deaths in the U.S. Twenty-five percent of serious injuries sustained in the workplace are a […]

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