Richard is Senior Counsel in AGMB’s Commercial Real Estate Department.
He has over 25 years of experience in a wide range of commercial real estate transactions, including drafting and negotiating leases and subleases for office, retail and industrial space on behalf of both landlords and tenants. Richard has also represented landlords, tenants, investors, developers, businesses and individuals in various real estate transactions, including the acquisition and disposition of office and residential buildings, industrial properties and cooperative and condominium units. Additionally, he has represented cooperative boards and condominium associations in all aspects of their real estate matters.
Prior to joining AGMB, Richard served as Senior Counsel at Sleepy’s and practiced real estate law with multiple firms located in New York. As in-house real estate counsel at Sleepy’s, his practice was focused on drafting and negotiating hundreds of retail leases. Richard lends a unique and diverse perspective since he has represented both landlords and tenants, and is well-versed regarding all of the potential issues that can arise in commercial real estate transactions.
Richard resides in Melville, New York with his wife and three children.
- Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law – J.D., 1987
- Duke University – B.A., Economics, 1984
- The Parkoff Organization
- Camardella & Brown, LLC
- Lebensfeld, Borker & Sussman, LLP
- Rudd, Rosenberg, Mitofsky & Hollender
Bar, Court Admission and Licenses
- New York State Bar
- S. District Court, Southern District of New York
- S. District Court, Eastern District of New York