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Richard M. Goldberg Scranton, Wilkes-Barre PA Lawyer

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PHONE: 570-287-3000 Ext. 1118
EMAIL: rgoldberg@hkqlaw.com

Richard M. Goldberg, PA Commercial and Corporate Lawyer

LEGAL EXPERIENCE
1964-Present Hourigan, Kluger & Quinn, P.C., Kingston, PA
Principal. Member of firm’s Corporate & Commercial Practice Group with emphasis in Labor & Employment Law
1984-1999 Chief County Solicitor, Luzerne County, PA
1967-1970 Deputy Attorney General & Executive Assistant to the Attorney General of PA
1965-1967 District Attorney’s Office, Luzerne County, PA
Assistant District Attorney
1964-1965 Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
Law Clerk
EDUCATION
1975 Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, PA
Master of Laws, Labor Law
1963 Dickinson School of Law of Penn State University, Carlisle, PA
Juris Doctor
1959 Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA
A.B.
MILITARY EXPERIENCE
  • Colonel, Army of the United States, Retired;
    Last Assignment, Chief of Staff 79th ARCOM

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
  • Member, Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Employment and Labor, 2005-2012
  • 2013 Top-Rated Lawyer in Labor & Employment - American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell
  • Past Chairman of Young Lawyers’ Division, Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Past President, Luzerne County Bar Association
  • Past Chairman of Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee, American Bar Association
  • Past Member Board of Governors, Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Past Chairman of Unauthorized Practices of Law Committee, Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Past Member of the House of Delegates of both the American Bar Association and Pennsylvania Bar Association

COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONS
  • Chairman, Board of Trustees, Temple Israel, Wilkes-Barre, PA
  • Past President, Temple Israel, Wilkes-Barre, PA
  • Past President, Jewish Community Center of Wyoming Valley
  • Chairman, Board of Trustees, Wyoming Seminary, Kingston, PA
AWARDS
  • President's Award, Luzerne County Bar Association - 2006
  • Jewish Family Service Award - 2004
  • Outstanding Young Men of America Award - 1972
  • Valley Forge Freedom Foundation Honor Award - 1973 and 1977
  • B'nai B'rith Community Service Award - 1999
MILITARY
  • Distinguished Military Graduate, Army Reserve Officers Training Corps
  • Recipient, Chicago Tribune Honor Award
MILITARY TRAINING
  • Graduate, Basic Officer Course - U.S. Army Infantry School, Fort Benning, Georgia
  • Graduate, Basic and Advanced Officer Courses - U.S. Army Military Police School, Fort Gordon, Georgia
  • Graduate, Command and General Staff College (Commandant's List for high scholastic attainment)
  • Graduate, Civil Defense Preparedness Staff College
  • Graduate, Air War College, Maxwell AFB, (Outstanding Rating)
  • Graduate, Industrial College of the Armed Forces - National Security Management Course
  • Graduate, Civil Affairs Officer Advanced Course
  • Graduate, Military Police Battalion and Brigade Pre-Command Course, Ft. McClellan, Alabama
  • Retired Colonel, Army of the United States; Over 30 years Commissioned Service
  • Last Assignment - Chief of Staff, 79th Army Reserve Command, Willow Grove Naval Air Station, Willow Grove, Pennsylvania
  • Past President, Luzerne County Chapter, Reserve Officers Association
  • Past Chairman, Northeast Pennsylvania Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve
MILITARY DECORATIONS
  • Legion of Merit
  • Meritorious Service Medal (3 Awards)
  • Army Commendation Medal (2 Awards)
  • Army Achievement Medal
  • Armed Forces Reserve Medal (2 Awards)
  • Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal (5 Awards)
  • Humanitarian Services Medal
  • Army Service Ribbon
  • Pennsylvania Meritorious Service Medal
  • Pennsylvania Commendation Medal