Richard Hornsby is a third generation Central Floridian and a second generation criminal defense lawyer. He is dual Board Certified in Criminal Trial Law by the Florida Bar and the National Board of Trial Advocacy.
He earned his law degree from the University of Florida, holds a Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Central Florida, completed the NACDL White Collar Criminal Defense College, and is a Master's Candidate in the University of Florida Forensic Science program.
He serves as the WESH 2 News Legal Analyst and is frequently called upon to provide legal commentary for the Orlando Sentinel.
In 2007 he was voted Best of the Bar in Criminal Defense by the Orlando Business Journal and has been recognized as a Rising Star in criminal defense by Super Lawyers Magazine in 2012 and 2013.