serving 4 years active duty in the Marine Corps, Richard served another 20
years in the Marine Corps Reserves holding a variety of positions and retiring
as a Lt. Colonel. He was recalled to active duty several times including
Operation Desert Storm. Richard then worked as a Special Agent with NCIS (Naval
Criminal Investigative Service) and then attended law school in Chicago. After
graduation he and his wife Robin and two daughters returned to Michigan where
he opened his law practice specializing in estate planning, succession planning
and veterans’ assistance.