Richard is a business attorney that counsels public and private companies at all stages on a variety of business, corporate, and securities law matters, including:
Corporate Finance – At any time, Richard typically represents start-up companies seeking angel or venture financing, private and public companies that have received or that are seeking additional financing, and investors, including both private funds and individuals, seeking to invest.
Mergers & Acquisitions – Richard routinely represents clients with regards to buying, selling and combining different businesses.
Structuring Joint Ventures & Public Private Partnerships – Richard has negotiated numerous joint venture agreements between companies desiring to work together on limited projects. Richard has also represented private companies partnering with the public sector to create new projects valuable to the communities.
Executive Compensation – Richard routinely represents companies and executives with respect to designing equity ownership plans and other executive benefits.
Intellectual Property Licensing – Richard regularly represents companies desiring to license intellectual property, including trademarks, patents, and copyrights, to third parties throughout the world.
Licensed since 2007
Hourly ($325/hour), Fixed (Sometimes)
Cash, Check, Credit Card
|FL||Member in Good Standing||2007||08/12/2015|
|Associate||Ioppolo Law Group, PLLC||2010 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Citrus Club||Member||2012 - Present|
|Volie A. Williams American Inn of Court||Member||2010 - 2011|
|Rollins Club of Central Florida||Networking Committee||2010 - Present|
|The Florida Bar, Business Law Section||Member||2007 - Present|
|The Florida Bar, Young Lawyers Division||Member||2007 - Present|
|LKA International, Inc. vs. Brannon Limited Partnership, et al.||The company was able to convert all of its outstanding debts into free-trading shares of its common stock without registering such shares, thereby opening the door to new financing.|
|Tax Exempt Organizations Newsletter||Amendments to Florida's Solicitation of Contributions Act||2015|
|Intellectual Property Newsletter||Choosing a Mark for Your Goods or Services||2014|
|Firm Publication||Commercial E-mails with Both Generic "From" Lines and Privately Registered Domains Deemed Unlawful||2012|
|Stetson University College of Law||N/A||JD/MBA - Juris Doctorate and MBA||2005|
|Rollins College||International Business||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2000|