Jerry A. Richardson

Jerry A. Richardson

Of Counsel

Jerry A. Richardson was born in Fort Smith, Arkansas and admitted to Oklahoma bar in 1983 and the Arkansas bar in 1989. His undergraduate and law degree are from the University of Arkansas (B.A., with honors, 1980; J.D., 1983). While in law school, Mr. Richardson was a staff member of the Arkansas Law Review (1982-1983). Mr. Richardson has been employed by Rosenstein, Fist & Ringold since 1983.

Bar Admissions

Legal Experience

  • 1983 - the present - Rosenstein, Fist & Ringold 

Court Admissions

  • United States District Court for the Eastern, Northern, and Western Districts of Oklahoma
  • United States Circuit Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • United States Supreme Court 

Professional Involvement - Memberships

  • Oklahoma Bar Association - Member
  • Tulsa County Bar Association - Member
  • Oklahoma School Board Attorneys Association - Member 

Published Cases

  • Carroll v. Lawton Independent School District No. 8, 805 F.3d 1222 (10th Cir. 2015)
  • Meyers v. Eastern Oklahoma County Technology Center, 776 F.3d 1201 (10th Cir. 2015)
  • Muskrat v. Deer Creek Public Schools, 715 F.3d 775 (10th Cir. 2013)
  • Tulsa Industrial Authority v. City of Tulsa, 336 P.3d 1016, 2014 OK 81
  • Owasso Independent School Dist. No. I‑011 v. Falvo, 534 U.S. 426, 122 S.Ct. 934, 151 L.Ed.2d 896, 70 USLW 4123, 161 Ed. Law Rep. 33 (2002)
  • Bryant v. Independent School Dist. No. I‑38 of Garvin County, OK, 334 F.3d 928, 178 Ed. Law Rep. 682 (10th Cir. 2003)
  • Cudjoe v. Independent School Dist. No. 12, 297 F.3d 1058, 167 Ed. Law Rep. 606 (10th Cir. 2002)
  • Harris v. Robinson, 273 F.3d 927, 159 Ed. Law Rep. 533 (10th Cir. 2001)
  • Lancaster v. Independent School Dist. No. 5, 149 F.3d 1228, 41 Fed.R.Serv.3d 552, 128 Ed. Law Rep. 67 (10th Cir. 1998)
  • Swanson By and Through Swanson v. Guthrie Independent School Dist. No. I‑L, 135 F.3d 694, 123 Ed. Law Rep. 1087 (10th Cir. 1998)
  • Tulsa County Budget Bd. v. Tulsa County Excise Bd., 81 P.3d 662, 2003 OK 103
  • Fields v. Independent School Dist. No. 1 of Tulsa County, 84 P.3d 779, 2002 OK CIV APP 109
  • Hill v. Independent School Dist. No. 25 of Adair County, 57 P.3d 882, 171 Ed. Law Rep. 604, 2002 OK CIV APP 97

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated