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Richard D. Tucker

Northeast Region Director


Richard D. Tucker, Esq. rdt@tuckerlawmaine.com Richard Tucker brings diverse, complementary skills and experience to his legal work for the clients of Tucker Law Group. Born in Waterville, Maine, Richard completed his undergraduate work in biology at St. Anselm College in 1979, graduating magna cum laude.

A graduate from St. Louis University School of Law, Richard also earned a Master of Health Administration degree from St. Louis University. Richard practiced medical malpractice defense litigation in Chicago, Illinois before moving to his native state of Maine in 1986. In Maine, Richard served as in-house counsel and workers' compensation administrator for Dexter Shoe Company before returning to private practice in 1988. Richard is the founder and managing partner of Tucker Law Group, an insurance defense firm started in 1993 and dedicated to the statewide representation of Maine insurers, employers, self-insureds and third-party administrators.

A frequent speaker on legal topics, Richard is a member of the Defense Research Institute and serves on the DRI Board of Directors as the Northeast Regional Director. He is also a member of the American Bar Association, the Maine State Bar Association, and the Penobscot County Bar Association, and belongs to the Eastern Maine Baseball Umpires Association where he has enjoyed a 10 year career as an amateur baseball umpire. Richard is admitted to the State and Federal Bar in Maine and Illinois.


Tucker Law Group's attorneys deliver litigation excellence to Maine insurers and employers. The firm's areas of proven legal expertise include:
•Workers' compensation defense
•Insurance defense
•Labor and employment law
•Commercial litigation
•Administrative law
•Regulatory compliance

The attorneys at Tucker Law Group are intimately familiar with the needs of businesses and have an in depth knowledge of the State of Maine and its inherent financial and regulatory constraints. The law firm has a statewide practice with offices in Bangor, Portland, and Caribou, Maine, allowing Tucker Law Group to effectively and economically represent their clients throughout the State of Maine and provide for personal contact with their clients on a regular basis.

Tucker Law Group attorneys and their experienced and talented legal and support staff work closely with every client to develop a winning strategy, whether they're responding to legal complications or working to prevent them.

In today's litigious business world, employers and insurers need strong, intelligent representation more than ever. Through Tucker Law Group's innovative thinking, expert legal counsel and excellent litigation skills, Tucker Law Group's clients realize a truly priceless benefit - confidence.


(207) 945-4720
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PO Box 696 Bangor, ME 04402-0696


Alternative Dispute Resolution, Casualty, Commercial Litigation, Employment Law, General Litigation, Health Care Law, Insurance Fraud and Suspicious clai, Insurance Law, Labor Law, Lawyers' Professionalism & Ethics, Medical Liability, Personal Injury Litigation, Workers' Compensation


Employment and Labor Law
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Law Practice Management
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