Stephen Richard Ricks

Stephen Richard Ricks: Attorney with The Potts Law Firm, LLP
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Stephen Ricks was born in New Orleans, Louisiana and moved to Sugar Land, Texas in 1980. He received his bachelor’s degree in political science from Lamar University in 1988 and, thereafter, attended South Texas College of Law where he received his Juris Doctor in 1993.

Mr. Ricks was a graduate of Leadership Montgomery County Class of 2014 and remains active in the organization. He also served as the Team Lead of the Employment Law Update for The Woodlands Chamber of Commerce in 2014. In the past, he served as a Director of the Amarillo Area Young Lawyers Association in 1999-2000. He also served on the Board of Directors for the Amarillo Area Adult Literacy Council from 1997-2000.

Mr. Ricks has been an avid litigator throughout his career, trying his first case less than one month after receiving his license to practice law. His successful trial experience includes trials in federal and state courts, as well as in binding arbitrations.

Throughout his career, Stephen Ricks’ litigation experience included general civil litigation, personal injury, commercial litigation, construction litigation, insurance disputes, business valuation disputes, and employment law. He currently focuses his practice in the areas of commercial litigation, general civil litigation, and employment law.

Areas of Practice (9)

  • Employment
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Business
  • Labor-Employment
  • Commercial
  • Personal Injury
  • Construction Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Insurance Disputes

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
713-965-7541  Phone
(713) 963-8881  Phone
University Attended:
Lamar University, B.S., 1988
Law School Attended:
South Texas College of Law, J.D., 1993
Year of First Admission:
1993, Texas; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas; U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
State Bar of Texas
Montgomery County Bar Association
Woodlands Bar Association.
Birth Information:
New Orleans, Louisiana, May 12, 1966
Payment Information:
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Peer Reviews

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