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Richard Baskin’s Recent Stories


Plaintiff Magazine

Trial lawyer helps people shake the blues before he hits the stage to play them

Stephen Ellison | January 2019

For Rick Baskin the musician, not much can match the rush of being on stage with his band, belting out a blues tune on his harmonica. For Rick Baskin the person, helping people seek and find justice has been an encore performance most any artist, or lawyer, would envy…View Complete Article


The Stockton Record

$1.4M Settlement in Stockton Flea Market Shooting

Elizabeth Bell | September 1998

The Stockton Flea Market and a security company have reached a $1.4 million settlement with the family of a young man permanently disabled during a 1994 shooting at the flea market, according to the man’s attorney…View Complete Article



My Story of Self Discovery at Gerry Spence's Trial Lawyer College

Richard Baskin | August 2004

It feels like about ninety degrees when I get off the plane in Jackson Hole, Wyoming on the afternoon of Friday, July 9th. I drive 2 hours in a rental car when I arrive in Dubois which is a town about 3 blocks long that looks as if it came out of a spaghetti western movie…View Complete Article



7-Eleven Must Pay $3.75 Million To Pacifican Hit By Teens in Store

Richard Baskin | August 2004

San Francisco – A Pacifica man who was partly paralyzed as a result of an as-sault in a 7-Eleven store parking lot was awarded a $3.75 million verdict. The award to Manuel Ortiz was made in the San Francisco Superior Court.…View Complete Article



Man Hit With Hammer Awarded $332,500

Richard Baskin | August 2004

Hayward – a jury awarded $332,500 to a Hayward man who sued Casa Car-lita’s restaurant and its parent company, Zim’s Restaurants, after he was hit on the head with a hammer in the restaurant parking lot…View Complete Article

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