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Richard Charles Petryk, Esq.

Criminal Defense Attorney,
Of Counsel

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  • English

  • Conversant in German and French

Mr. Richard C. Petryk was born in the Emerald City, otherwise known as Seattle, Washington. After attending elementary school in Portland, Oregon, Mr. Petryk moved with his family to Toronto, Ontario, Canada, where he attended middle and high school. Upon graduating from high school, Mr. Petryk relocated with his family to Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, where he would attend Nova University (which would become Nova Southeastern University) as an undergraduate and law student.

Mr. Petryk has been practicing law for over 33 years and focuses on criminal defense and traffic matters.

Mr. Pertyk is licensed to practice in the State of Florida and is fluent in English.

Favorite Quote(s):

“The more things change, the more things remain the same.” - John Knowles, A Separate Peace.

Areas of Practice:

  • Trial Attorney

  • Criminal Defense

  • Traffic Defense


Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, J.D. (1987)

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • The Florida Bar, Member (1987 - Present)

Achievements and Awards:

  • Dean’s List (1986)

Bar Admissions:

  • The Florida Bar (1986)

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