Attorney Rick Reiter

Rick is from Samson, Alabama.  He attended the University of Alabama, graduating in 1993.  After graduation, Rick was commissioned in the United States Air Force and served as a Minuteman III Launch Officer.

After his active duty service, Rick attended The George Washington University Law School, graduating with honors in 2001.  During law school, Rick worked in the Vaccine Injury Clinic and served as Articles Editor for The George Washington Law Review.  After graduation, Rick clerked for The Honorable Andrew S. Effron on the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.

Rick worked as a Labor and Employment Attorney for the Army from 2004-2007.  In 2007, Rick was mobilized as an Air Force Judge Advocate and served at Eglin Air Force Base until 2008.  In 2008, Rick was transferred to the Office of the Chief Defense Counsel for the Military Commissions, where he represented Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani, Sufiyan Barhoumi and Sanad al Kazimi.

While at the Commissions, Rick earned his LL.M. in Taxation, with distinction, from Georgetown University Law Center in 2011.

In 2012, Rick left active duty for the second time and entered private practice as a solo practitioner specializing in Tax Controversy in Fairfax County, Virginia.  He remained in private practice until his relocation to Nashville in 2016.  In 2018, Rick joined Cobb Law Group as Of Counsel, specializing in representation of clients in Tax Matters.

Rick enjoys triathlons, completing his first half-iron distance race in 2018, spending time with his family and cheering for the Tide!

What is the next step?

Contact us today to schedule your free consultation with Attorney Rick Reiter!