Rick Haggerty is an Associate at Mullen Coughlin. He focuses his practice on the defense of class actions and data privacy-related litigation. Over the course of his career, Mr. Haggerty has defended numerous cases involving federal consumer protection statutes, such as the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), and analogous state statutes. Mr. Haggerty also assists clients in responding to regulatory inquiries from state and federal agencies.
Prior to joining Mullen Coughlin, Mr. Haggerty worked in the Philadelphia and New York offices of a large national law firm, where he also gained extensive experience in complex commercial litigation. Mr. Haggerty has represented clients in various industries before state and federal courts and in international arbitration. He has handled a wide variety of matters, including contract disputes, fraud claims and other business torts, employment discrimination and statutory claims. Mr. Haggerty has argued motions in courts across the United States and has tried multiple cases to final jury verdicts.