Mr. Richards is a member of the firm's Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution sections. He counsels individuals and business entities on litigation-related risks and represents clients in commercial litigation and alternative methods of dispute resolution related to large and small commercial cases, intellectual property and general civil matters. Mr. Richards’ also routinely advises trustees and personal representatives in trust and probate matters ranging from small matters to large, multi-million dollar disputes. Mr. Richards also represents international adoption agencies throughout the country on matters related to Hague-accreditation and other matters pending before the Council on Accreditation. He has successfully helped agencies achieve reaccreditation through creative and collaborative team-work and has helped agencies handle complaints from former clients, employees and state government officials. Mr. Richards is recognized as one of Utah's Legal Elite for business litigation and as a Mountain States Super Lawyer for intellectual property litigation.