Richard C. Goodman

Of Counsel
  • (949) 823-5109

Richard C. Goodman is of counsel to Stradling's Business Litigation practice group.

Richard is a business trial lawyer with dozens of jury and bench trials in matters involving contracts, shareholder and management issues, trade secrets and unfair competition, intellectual property, fiduciary duties, real estate, and various business torts.  He is a member of the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers, an organization that invites trial lawyers into membership based on reviews by the judges they try cases before and the counsel they try cases against.

Featured Experience


  • University of California, Los Angeles, J.D., 1970
  • University of California, Berkeley, B.A., 1967

Memberships & Associations

  • American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Orange County Bar Association (Judiciary Committee)
  • Association of Business Trial Lawyers (former board member)
  • American Jewish Committee (former president)
  • Constitutional Rights Foundation of Orange County (former board member)
  • Anti-Defamation League (former chair of regional board; member of National Executive Committee)
  • California International Trade Task Force (appointed by Gov. Pete Wilson)

Bar Admissions

  • California

Court Admissions

  • Central District, CA
  • Northern District, CA
  • Southern District, CA
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit