For many years Richard Michael Ewaniszyk served as the City attorney and represented various public entities in administrative, transactional, and litigation matters. He also represented hundreds of clients in serious personal injury and medical malpractice cases through settlement, arbitrations, meditations and jury trials.
He has served as counsel to attorneys and judges in professional ethics and disciplinary matters. He has been a member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, CACJ and has been acknowledged one of the top 100 Trial Lawyers in California by the National Trial Lawyers Association.
Mr. Ewaniszyk has extensive experience in negotiating for and advising public entities on real property, public contract, employee grievance, personnel labor law related issues, as well as negotiating, analyzing and drafting collective bargaining contracts.
He previously served for 5 years as the City Attorney for the City of Adelanto. He assumed the position of City Attorney in the midst of endless litigation brought about by the war over George Air Force Base, by the ongoing water rights adjudication and numerous civil rights lawsuits pending in both state and federal court.
Mr. Ewaniszyk has considerable litigation experience representing both public entities and private clients on a wide variety of issues. He enjoys the respect of his colleagues and is highly regarded by the local judiciary.
Areas of Practice: Civil Litigation, Medical Malpractice, Criminal Litigation, Municipal Law, Personal Injury, Probate, Real Estate Litigation and Trial Practice