Richard obtained his law degree from the University of Victoria in 1993.  Richard received his Bachelor in Business Administration degree from the University of Regina in 1989.

Richard articled and practised law in the Cowichan Valley with the firm of Orchard & Company from the time the time he was called to the B.C. Bar in 1994 until Donald R. Orchard retired in 2017.

Friedrich Law (Richard B. Friedrich Law Corporation) was formed in December, 2017. Friedrich Law is a new beginning for Richard at a new location and allows Richard to focus more on his preferred areas of practice. The Cowichan Valley has proven to be a great community in which to live, work, and raise a family. Richard is grateful to have made the Cowichan Valley his home and his community.


Areas of Practice:

  • Wills and Estate planning
  • Powers of Attorney, Representation Agreements
  • Estate Administration and Probate
  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Real Estate Advice