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Portland Workers' Compensation Lawyer
He worked as a Staff Attorney with the Social Security Appeals office (Office of Disability Hearings and Review) in the late 1990s, as an in-house attorney at Maine's largest workers' compensation carrier in the early 2000s, and then as an partner at Robinson, Kriger and McCallum, Maine's largest workers' compensation defense firm.
Attorney Bayer is a member of the American Bar Association, the Maine State Bar Association, the Cumberland Bar Association, the American Immigration Lawyers' Association (AILA). He is a volunteer attorney with the Immigration Lawyers Advocacy Project (ILAP) and with Portland Adult Education English for Speakers of Other Languages.
For 2020, Attorney Bayer is listed in the 26th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for his work in workers' compensation law.
In 2021, Richard was the recipient of the "Pro Bono Attorney of the Year" award, presented by the Maine Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project, Maine's state-wide immigrant legal services organization.
About Richard D. Bayer
- Workers' Compensation
- Administrative Appeals
- Civil Matters
- Maine, 1996
- American Bar Association (Member)
- Maine State Bar Association (Member)
- Cumberland Bar Association (Member)
- American Immigration Lawyers’ Association (AILA) (Member)
Pro Bono Activities
- Immigration Lawyers Advocacy Project (ILAP), volunteer attorney
- Portland Adult Education English for Speakers of Other Languages, volunteer attorney
- Maine Employers' Mutual Insurance Company, Attorney, 2000 - 2004
- United States Social Security Administration, Staff Attorney, 1997 - 2000
- Robinson, Kriger and McCallum, Partner
- Social Security Appeals office (Office of Disability Hearings and Review), Staff Attorney
- University of Maine School of Law, Portland, Maine
- University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI
Honors: With High Distinction
- Planned Changes to the Medicare Administration Appeals System: Moving Toward a Better Framework for A.L.J. Appeals, ABA The Health Lawyer, Vol. 12, No. 5, 2000
254 Commercial StreetSuite 245 Portland, ME 04101
- Listed in the 26th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, workers’ compensation law
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