Richard Spilker was called to the Bar in 1976 and for the past 20 years has restricted his practice to personal injury claims. He has served three terms on the Provincial Counsel of the Canadian Bar Association and is a past president of the Kootenay Bar Association. He has also served as County Representative for the Trial Lawyers Association of BC.
In his personal injury practice, Richard has represented clients with catastrophic personal injuries including severe traumatic brain injuries and quadriplegia. He has also represented families who have lost a member in a fatal accident.
He has represented clients throughout British Columbia and Alberta.
Mr. Spilker acts for clients on a contingency fee basis which means his legal fees are a percentage of the final settlement.