Experienced. Knowledgeable.

Attorneys serving California since 1978

Established Glendale Law Firm Capitalizes on Experience

Rarely is a small firm able to provide its clients with a depth and breadth of legal knowledge that rivals large firms, while offering personalized service at affordable rates. But that’s precisely the advantage clients gain at The Law Offices of Rich & Chappell. Both preeminent attorneys, each with more than 30 years experience and each bringing to the firm vital insight gleaned from specific practices, work together to deliver powerful advocacy leading to consistent success. Our law firm is ready to represent you in matters related to:

Essential knowledge in key areas

Donald Rich is a former Los Angeles City Attorney prosecutor. Don was also a professor and worked at Farmers Insurance Company. He is a Past President of the Glendale Bar Association. Don’s anticipation of issues that could potentially arise and the range of available legal solutions greatly benefits our clients.

Alan R. Chappell is an acknowledged authority on immigration, having authored an attorney handbook on Immigration Law. He is a recent Past President of the Glendale Bar Association and is currently a member of the Immigration as well as the Trust and Estate sections of the L.A.County Bar Assoc. He achieves successful results in Family Court, and in the areas of Estate Planning, probate and Criminal Law. In DMV matters he has helped many clients get their drivers license back. His experience serving a Judge pro tem has been valuable in trial and court proceedings

Richard Helphand passed in 2014. Richard was a founding member of our law firm and was known for his zealous advocacy on behalf of his many loyal clients. Richard served as Los Angeles Deputy City Attorney where he interviewed police officers, assessed and filed criminal charges against alleged criminals, and tried a great number of cases before juries. He rode along with the LAPD and CHP units to view first-hand the investigation and arrest process. He conferred with CHP and LAPD accident investigation officers, learning a great deal about how they evaluated accident cases by reconstructing impacts to establish causation for injuries to motorists.

A reputation rooted in integrity

Each of our attorneys are AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, signifying the consensus of their peer in the legal field that they have achieved and maintained the highest level of professionalism and ethical standards in the practice of law. But while it’s gratifying to be recognized by our peers, we never forget we work for our clients. We consistently strive to exercise the highest level of care and respect for our clients in their time of crises or need.

Contact a preeminent law firm in the Los Angeles area

The Law Offices of Rich & Chappell provides cost-effective results-oriented representation to clients throughout Los Angeles County. For a complimentary telephone consultation, call our office at 818.937.4979 or contact the firm online.