RICHARDS, GILKEY, FITE, SLAUGHTER, PRATESI & WARD, P.A., one of the oldest general practice law firms in Clearwater, Florida, was established in the early 1930s when Ralph Richards began practicing law in Clearwater.

We are a three person firm, which endeavor to provide the highest degree of professionalism and legal expertise, while still providing the personal attention our clients expect and deserve. Our goal is to represent our clients' interests with the highest level of professionalism and responsiveness possible. Our attorneys strive to handle each client's legal situation in the same manner they would as if the matter were their own.

We have a general civil practice, with real estate, estate planning, business and banking expertise. Our attorneys to represent a broad range of clients, including real estate developers and brokers, trustees and personal representatives, small businesses, insurance companies, financial institutions, manufacturing companies and, of course, our individual clients.

Our attorneys are well known in the Tampa Bay region and have developed excellent working relationships with various segments of the Pinellas, Hillsborough and Pasco counties' governmental, legal and commercial communities.

Our firm is committed to be involved in our community. We encourage our attorneys and staff members to actively participate in professional, religious and civic organizations. Our desire is to help make our community a better place to work and live.

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