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Richard has more than 25 years of experience in land use and land use litigation, commercial and real estate transactions and litigation, financings, construction and mechanics' lien law, environmental law and permitting. He has represented a variety of owners and developers in complex and challenging land use matters throughout the state of Delaware on residential, commercial, office and industrial projects. Has extensive legislative drafting experience at state, county and municipal levels.


Awarded the Associate Member of the Year Award by the Home Builders' Association of Delaware, 2018; Named to the "Top Lawyers" List by Delaware Today, 2016-2019.

Professional Memberships

Member, Delaware Supreme Court Access to Justice Commission; Co-Chair, Subcommittee on Promoting Greater Private Sector Representation of Underserved Litigants; Past President and Current Executive Committee Member, Delaware State Bar Association.


JD, University of Virginia School of Law; BA, with distinction, University of Virginia.