Richard Alder is a 1977 graduate of SUNY New Paltz and a 1980 graduate of Georgetown University Law Center. Richard Adler has been at the center of national efforts to protect players, including student athletes, against sports injuries. Mr. Adler is the founding principal for the law offices of Adler Giersch PS. He and all attorneys at the firm are exclusively dedicated to representing clients with traumatic injuries (brain, spinal cord, musculoskeletal) by providing tough advocacy and compassionate for clients. The firm has achieved the highest rating for its legal abilities, expertise, integrity, experience and professional excellence in the area of personal injury law as determined and rated by other attorneys in the Washington State.