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Richard John Fricke

Richard John Fricke, American lawyer. Bar: Connecticut 1970. Named to Athletic Hall of Fame, Cornell University.


  • Fricke, Richard John was born on April 17, 1945 in Ithaca, New York, United States. Son of Richard I. and Jeanne L. (Hines) Fricke.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Cornell University, 1967. Juris Doctor, Cornell University, 1970.


    • Associate Gregory & Adams, Wilton, Connecticut, 1970—1973. Partner Crehan & Fricke, Ridgefield, 1973—1990. General counsel Connex International Inc.

      Corporate Counsel, president Safe Alternatives Corporation of America, Inc. President, general counsel, director T.F.I. Industries, Inc. General counsel, director Gold Mustache Public Corporation, Inc.

      Secretary, director DXTC.COM, Inc. Director Village Bank & Trust Company. Town attorney Town of Ridgefield, 1973—1981.

      Board directors Gold Mustache Public Corporation, Inc. Member Closing Management Services LLC.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Connecticut 1970.


    • Co-patentee low reactive pressure foam, polyurethane foam for cellulostic products.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    Board directors Ridgefield Community Center, Ridgefield Montessori, Ridgefield Community Kindergarten. Founder, president Ridgefield Lacross League. Constable Town of Wilton, Connecticut.

    Member Connecticut Bar Commission on Women, 1976. Membership chairman Cornell University Class of 1967. Secretary colonel Spinx Head Alumni.

    Member American Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association, Danbury Bar Association.


    • Married Carol A. Borelli, June 17, 1967 (divorced 1990). Children: Laura, Richard, Amanda. Married Penny Yrizarry, December 29, 1990 (divorced 1999).

      Children: Stephanie, Matthew, Tyler.
    • father: Richard I. Fricke
    • mother: Jeanne L. (Hines) Fricke
    • spouses: Carol A. Borelli
    • Penny Yrizarry
    • children: Laura Fricke
    • Richard Fricke
    • Amanda Fricke
    • Stephanie Fricke
    • Matthew Fricke
    • Tyler Fricke
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    Born April 17, 1945
    (age 72)