Kelly G. Richardson, Esq

Kelly G. Richardson
Kelly Richardson is a veteran trial lawyer with extensive experience in litigating major civil lawsuits, including real estate and construction defect cases. He is Managing Partner of Richardson & Harman, PC, a ten attorney firm based in Pasadena, with offices also in Costa Mesa and Riverside. A noted author and lecturer to the real estate, construction and common interest development industries, Mr. Richardson has practiced law since his 1983 graduation from the University of Southern California Law Center. He received his Bachelors of Arts Degree from the University of California at Riverside in 1980, where he enrolled as a National Merit Scholar.

He is a licensed real estate broker, and member of the California Association of Realtors®, the National Association of Realtors®, and a member of the C.A.R. Legal Affairs Forum. He has represented and advised several Associations of Realtors®, as well as major and minor real estate developers, contractors, brokers and Realtors®.

He has received an AV® Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review rating reflecting the height of professional excellence and recognition for the highest levels of skill and integrity.

Mr. Richardson is a popular lecturer for attorney groups, Associations of Realtors®, real estate brokerages and community association industry groups. He is a regular columnist in over ten newspapers on community association issues, and also frequently contributes real estate law articles to local real estate publications.

You may contact him at, or visit his website,, or his popular website for common interest developments,

In addition to law practice, Mr. Richardson serves as a mediator and arbitrator for the Los Angeles County Superior Court. Kelly Richardson has been a member of the C.A.R. GRI State Faculty since 2000.