Skip to main content

Enter legal issue and location

Richard G. Whitworth - Baton Rouge, LA

900 France St. Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Updated: 05/18/2022

Baton Rouge Personal Injury Lawyer


Richard G. Whitworth obtained a bachelor's degree in paralegal studies from the University of Southern Mississippi in 1983 and a law degree, cum laude, from Southern University Law Center in 1988. While in law school, Richard served as vice justice for Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity International and received the Meritorious Service Award. In 1988, Richard began practicing law in the Baton Rouge area, limiting his practice to the service of personal injury clients...

About Richard G. Whitworth

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury


Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1988

Other Affiliations

  • American Bar Association (Member)
  • Louisiana State Bar Association (Member)
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association (Member)
  • American Association for Justice (Member)
  • Louisiana Association for Justice (Member)


  • Southern University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1988
    Honors: cum laude
    Honors: Vice-Justice for Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity International
    Honors: Meritorious Service Award
  • University of Southern Mississippi , 1983
    Major: Paralegal Studies

Office Information


900 France St. Baton Rouge, LA 70802

When viewing a listing, consider the state advertising restrictions to which lawyers and law firms must adhere, as well as our Legal Directory disclaimer. Some lawyers publish comparative information regarding the services that they provide which may be subject to specific comparative communications restrictions.

Write Your Review

Fields marked with an * are required

1. Rating

Overall rating

How would you rate your overall experience with this lawyer?

Use the up and down arrows to increase or decrease the rating

Please Rate
Optional ratings
Please Rate
Quality Of Service
Please Rate
Professional Competence
Please Rate

2. Review

Please share your opinion of working with this attorney. Do not reveal personal information or details about your case. All submitted reviews are shared with the attorney prior to publishing.

Your feedback must be at least 50 characters.Your review must be at least 50 characters
I would recommend this attorney to friends and family:

3. Verification

Keep my name anonymous from public view:
Customer Type
Please choose one

Please confirm you are not a robot

By submitting this form you agree to receive email communications from FindLaw related to the management of your review.

Privacy Statement Contact Lawyer FAQ

Map Location

Google Map

How do I choose a lawyer?

Consider the following:

Comfort Level
- Are you comfortable telling the lawyer personal information? Does the lawyer seem interested in solving your problem?

- How long has the lawyer been in practice? Has the lawyer worked on other cases similar to yours?

- How are the lawyer's fees structured - hourly or flat fee? Can the lawyer estimate the cost of your case?

- Is the lawyer's office conveniently located?

Not sure what questions to ask a lawyer?

Here are a few to get you started:

  • How long have you been in practice?
  • How many cases like mine have you handled?
  • How often do you settle cases out of court?
  • What are your fees and costs?
  • What are the next steps?

Want to check lawyer discipline?

It is always a good idea to research your lawyer prior to hiring. Every state has a disciplinary organization that monitors attorneys, their licenses, and consumer complaints. By researching lawyer discipline you can:

  • Ensure the attorney is currently licensed to practice in your state
  • Gain an understanding of his or her historical disciplinary record, if any.
  • Determine the seriousness of complaints/issues which could range from late bar fees to more serious issues requiring disciplinary action.

Find a Lawyer

More Options