Biography

Certified by the Minnesota State Bar Association as a Real Property Law Specialist, Rick has partnered with individuals, corporations and other entities to maximize the value and return on their real estate investments and assets for more than 40 years. He represents corporate clients in all areas of commercial real estate, including leasing, acquisition, sales and development. Rick also devotes a significant portion of his practice to helping financial institutions, including banks, life insurance companies and investment conduits, with real estate development, real estate mortgage financing, commercial litigation and banking matters.

Representative Matters

  • Served as counsel to a major national financial institution in connection with the $24 million financing of a portfolio of 24 office and industrial buildings.
  • Served as counsel to a major national financial institution in connection with the $17 million financing of a portfolio of mobile home parks in various states.
  • Served as counsel to a major national financial institution in connection with the $31 million financing of an apartment complex.
  • Served as counsel to a major national financial institution in connection with the $25 million financing of a shopping center complex.
  • Served as counsel to a major national financial institution in connection with the $20 million financing of a medical office building and complex.
  • Served as counsel to a major national financial institution in connection with the $12 million acquisition of a shopping center complex through a deed in lieu of foreclosure.

Before Fox Rothschild

Prior to joining Fox, Rick was a partner at Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly LLP.

Honors & Awards

  • Named as one of the leading attorneys in Minnesota by Chambers USA
  • Certified by the Minnesota State Bar Association as a Real Property Law Specialist
  • Included in the list of “Best Lawyers in America” (2017)
  • Included in a list of “Super Lawyers” by Super Lawyers Magazine (2003-2015)