Padma K. Richardson


Padma K. Richardson, previously known as Padma Kolluru, has been working with D'Onofrio Law Office, P.C. since the beginning of 2015. She graduated from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, TX with a B.A. in History and Chemistry and received her J.D. and a Certificate in Health Law from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.

While attending Pitt Law, Padma trained as a certified legal intern at the Southwestern PA Legal Aid Services in Washington, PA where she immediately began to work as a Staff Attorney upon graduating. Padma primarily worked on child custody, divorce, juvenile dependency, and protection from abuse types of cases and also has experience in mortgage-foreclosure, landlord-tenant, and contract law types of actions.

Ms. Richardson is licensed to practice law in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.

Padma recently got married in Texas to her husband, Nathan, in a lovely Indian-American fusion wedding and shortly after, adopted a rescue puppy named Teddy. She maintains connections to her Indian heritage and is conversational in Telugu, a dialect of India.

Padma's interests and hobbies include: hiking and exploring the Allegheny parks with her puppy, knitting, classical Indian dance and music, and cheering for the Pittsburgh sports teams. Though she's from Texas, she's found her home in Pittsburgh.