Ricardo Hicks - Shegerian Law
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Ricardo Hicks

Associate Attorney

Ricardo Hicks is a dedicated Associate Attorney at Shegerian & Associates. With over three years of experience in plaintiff’s side employment law, Ricardo has tirelessly championed the rights of employees, advocating for justice and fairness in the workplace. His commitment to empowering those who have faced mistreatment and misclassification stems from his profound understanding of the challenges faced by employees, which he developed during his years in the hospitality industry.

Ricardo’s journey into law was fueled by his observations of workplace injustices during his time in the hospitality sector. This experience ignited his passion for seeking justice for those who might not have had the resources to do so on their own. Guided by this passion, Ricardo embarked on a legal career that is defined by his unwavering dedication to protecting the rights of employees and holding employers accountable.

Ricardo holds a degree in Economics with a business emphasis from the University of Colorado at Boulder. His educational foundation has been crucial in approaching employment law cases from both legal and economic perspectives, enabling him to provide well-rounded and strategic counsel to his clients.

He further honed his legal expertise by attending law school at The University of Illinois at Chicago, where he gained a comprehensive understanding of employment law and its intricate nuances. As an active member of the California Employment Lawyers Association (CELA), Ricardo remains at the forefront of legal developments in employment law, ensuring that his clients receive the most up-to-date and effective representation.

Ricardo’s dedication, compassion, and proficiency make him an invaluable asset to the Shegerian & Associates team. His commitment to justice and his ability to empathize with the challenges faced by employees set him apart as a fierce advocate for workplace rights. When Ricardo is not advocating for his clients, he enjoys playing basketball, Venice beach days, and losing at Fantasy Football.


  • J.D., The University of Illinois at Chicago
  • B.S., University of Colorado Boulder

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of California

Other Legal Associations and Certifications

  • California Employment Lawyers Association