The Bosch Law Firm


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Richard F. Quila | Suzannah B. Cannon |  Micah W. Bohon  

Richard F. Qulia

      Richard F. Qulia has been independently contracted by The Bosch Law Firm, P.C as a private investigator and polygraph examiner since 2004. As President of Richard F. Qulia Investigations and Polygraph Company, he provides services as a Forensic Psychophysiologist /Polygraph Examiner, conducting polygraph examinations for criminal defense attorneys, the Tennessee Public Defenders Office, banks, corporations and other businesses, as well as individuals. He also conducts private investigations on legal matters and other confidential issues.

      Since 2009, Richard has been contracted as a polygraph examiner by the Defense Intelligence Agency in Alexandria, Virginia, where he conducts polygraph examinations concerning Sabotage and Espionage for pre-employment applicants.

      In 2004, Richard retired from the Federal Bureau of Investigation after 33 years of service. During his employment with the FBI, he served as a Special Agent Investigator in Washington, D.C., a Relief Supervisor for the Attorney General’s Protective Detail in Washington, D.C., and was an instructor at the FBI Academy at Quantico, Virginia. He also served as a Relief Supervisor for the Violent Crimes Squad and a Forensic Psychophysiologist/Polygraph Examiner with the Knoxville FBI division. During his tenure with the FBI, he conducted polygraphs for criminal cases, pre-employment examinations, internal affairs investigations, and foreign counterintelligence and terrorism cases.

      Richard is a 1969 graduate of State University of New York at Morrisville, New York with his AAS in Business Administration. He continued his education at York College in Pennsylvania, earning his Bachelor of Science in Business Management in 1971. In 1998 he graduated from the Department of Defense Polygraph Institute with his post graduate certificate in Forensic Psychophysiology.

     Richard is a published author. His book, “High Risk Encounter Techniques,” is a new agent training publication on Special Agent techniques and the mechanics of an arrest. He is a member of the American Polygraph Association, Tennessee Polygraph Association, Federal Bureau of Investigation Agents Association, Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI, Farragut West Knoxville Chamber of Commerce, Farragut Homeowners Association and the Tennessee Private Investigators Association.

Suzannah B. Cannon – Office Manager

     Suzannah Cannon is a 1999 graduate of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations. As office manager, she oversees the firm’s accounting, bookkeeping and daily operations of the firm. In her capacity, she also serves as legal assistant to Donald Bosch. She has been with the firm since May 1996. Prior to being employed at The Bosch Law Firm, P.C., Suzannah was employed by Knox County General Sessions Court.

     Suzannah is a lifelong resident of Knox County, where she resides with her husband and three children. She is actively involved in her community through her children’s school and her church.

Micah W. Bohon - Legal Assistant

Ms. Bohon joined the Bosch Law Firm after receiving her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with a concentration in Criminal Justice, as well as, a minor in Psychology from the University of Tennessee.  As a Legal Assistant she handles a variety of tasks to support the firm’s lawyers, which include maintaining and organizing legal files.

After growing up in Charleston, South Carolina she found her way to Tennessee where she managed being a full time Student Athlete for the University of Tennessee’s Swim and Dive program. Ms. Bohon served as a member on the SEC Student Athlete Advisory Committee, as well as, being named the Women’s Team Captain. During her collegiate career, she earned First Team All American through the 2015-2016 swim season, and earned First Team All American Individually in the 2018 season to end her collegiate swim career.