In 1988 Mr. Richey received his Bachelor degree from LSU-Shreveport with honors and was admitted to the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University in Macon, Georgia. As a law student, Mr. Richey worked at the National Criminal Defense College, which is located on the campus of the Mercer Law School. There he was privileged to watch and study some the finest criminal defense practitioners in the country. He later completed the Trial Practice Institute of the National Criminal Defense College and has attended many of its advanced programs.
In 1991, Mr. Richey graduated from Mercer Law School with Honors. He entered private practice in Savannah, Georgia as an associate with the firm of Zipperer & Lorberbaum. In 1992, he returned to Louisiana and worked for several years under his mentor, Attorney Wellborn Jack, Jr. And now he has his own practice.