A Commitment to Personal Service for Over 35 Years


Mr. Healy began his legal career as a solo practitioner in 1982 and founded the law firm of Richard L. Healy, P.C. in 1991. Over the past 35 years, he has provided representation to thousands of individuals primarily in legal matters pertaining to criminal defense, DWI/DUI and other serious traffic offenses, family law (including divorce), personal injury matters, and wills and estates.  He is a trial attorney who has received intensive professional training in the art and skills of trial advocacy through the National Institute of Trial Advocacy.

Mr. Healy received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from the University of Dayton in 1974.  He went on to obtain his law degree from George Mason University School of Law in 1980.  He is admitted to all of the federal and state courts in Maryland.  Mr. Healy is also admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States of America.

A native Washingtonian, Mr. Healy is an alumnus of Gonzaga High School, a graduate of Bethesda Chevy Chase High School, and grew up in Bethesda, Maryland. He currently resides in Frederick, Maryland with his wife, where together they raised their four children.


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The law firm of Richard L. Healy, P.C. knows that finding the right attorney to represent you is a choice not to be taken lightly. That’s why Mr. Healy offers a free initial consultation to walk you through your needs, the scope of your goals, and your budget.




Founder & President

Richard L. Healy

A Message From Mr. Healy: When I was a youngster, I decided to become a lawyer because I wanted to help people.  Since I opened my office in May 1982, I have had the opportunity to do just that.  I am proud of the fact that over the years my work has enabled me to help thousands of people, many of whom, I suspect, had concerns similar to yours.  I have made every effort to build my practice upon the principles of honesty, integrity, professionalism and a personal commitment to provide each and every one of my clients with the best legal services that I am capable of rendering.

During our initial consultation, for which there is no charge, we will discuss in detail your legal remedies, opinions, defenses, etc., and I will provide you with a strategy to achieve your desired results. I would be happy to answer any questions you may have and look forward to serving you personally.



Juris Doctor, 1980

B.A., Psychology, 1974

Bar Admissions

• Maryland (1982)
• U.S. District Court of Maryland (1982)
• U.S. Supreme Court (1985)

Activities & Affiliations

• Montgomery County Bar Association
• Frederick County Bar Association


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