Richard Robinson: A York, PA Criminal Defense Attorney

Richard Robinson

Richard has practiced criminal law since 1988, focusing on criminal defense. For more than two decades, he has handled over more than 4,000 criminal cases, and engaged in approximately 400 criminal jury trials. Richard’s experience includes 15 capital death penalty trials and approximately 50 cases involving homicide — many of which have been high-profile cases in the York County area.

Richard represents clients who have been charged with violations including but not limited to driving under the influence; underage drinking; drug cases; assault cases; sex offenses; white collar crimes; juvenile offenses; theft related offenses; motor vehicle violations; robbery offenses; assault/battery; rape cases and criminal homicide cases; and death penalty trials. Richard also has experience in civil litigation, including media law litigation and transactional litigation.

After graduating law school, Richard was a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Albert Acker, President Judge of the Mercer County Court of Common Pleas. In 1988, he joined the law firm of Wiley and Benn in York County, Pennsylvania. In 1999, he became a partner in the law firm of Benn and Robinson and in 2002, a partner in the law firm of Miller, Poole & Lord, LLP.

Call 717-845-1524 ext. 110 to contact Richard Robinson today.

Awards & Honors

Distinguished Peer Rating for High Professional Achievement, Martindale-Hubbell
The National Trial Lawyers
Top Trial Lawyer 2015
10 Best DUI Award 2016

Bar Admissions

Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania

Education

Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law, Ada, Ohio
J.D. – 1987

Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia
B.A. – 1982

Professional Associations and Memberships

York County Association of Criminal Rules Committee, Co-founder
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
Herbert B. Cohen Inns of Court, Member