Richard A. Kuenzi

Richard A. Kuenzi

Lynchburg, Virginia

Rick Kuenzi earned a Bachelor of Science degree (cum laude) with a major in Accounting from Upper Iowa University in 1992. After an extensive business management career, Rick enrolled in law school and earned his Juris Doctor degree from Liberty University School of Law in 2008. Rick joined Patel & Dalrymple, PLLC, as an associate attorney in the summer of 2009 where he focuses on: Estate Planning (Wills, Trusts, and Estate Law), Business Law (Business Entity Formation and Planning for limited liability companies, corporations, and "non-profit" organizations); and Probate & Trust Administration. Rick is married to Kathi and resides in Lynchburg, Virginia. He has two adult, married children and four grandchildren. Rick attends Thomas Road Baptist Church where he has been a member since 2006.

Areas of Practice

  • 65% Estate Planning: Wills, Trusts & Estates
  • 20% Business Law: Business Entity Formation, Planning & Contracts
  • 15% Estate and Trust Administration

Litigation Percentage

  • 5% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 2008


  • Liberty University School of Law, Lynchburg, Virginia
    • Juris Doctor - 2008
  • Upper Iowa University, Fayette, Iowa
    • B.S. cum laude - 1992
    • Major: Accounting

Published Works

  • Contributor to "Annual Review of Securities Regulation", ABA Journal "The Business Lawyer", 63 BUS. LAW 931, 944, 2008

Past Employment Positions

  • Silgan Corporation, Production Supervisor, 1999 - 2005
  • Laidlaw Corporation, Production Supervisor, 1993 - 1999

Pro Bono Activities

  • Drafting estate planning documents for missionaries, 2009 - 2016
  • Thomas Road Baptist Church, Member since 2006


  • English