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Richard Keck

Commercial real estate Attorney at New York, NY

5.0   2 reviews

About Richard

Learn Richard’s areas of practice.

5
Practice areas
  1. Business
    20%
    business planning; corporate structuring; joint ventures; mergers & acquisitions

    37 years

  2. Commercial real estate
    20%
    outsourcing agreements; license agreements; development agreements; distribution and agency agreements; sales agreements; co-branded credit card agreements; telecom services agreements; franchise agreements; miscellaneous agreements

    37 years

  3. International law
    20%
    project development and finance; privatizations; license tenders; offshoring and outsourcing; trade; multinational business; cross-border licensing; international disputes

    37 years

  4. Telecommunications
    20%
    license tenders; privatizations; mergers & acquisitions; commercial arrangements; infrastructure; regulation

    37 years

  5. Financial markets and services
    10%
    private placements; public offerings; auctions; privatizations; tenders; debt; equities; convertible debt; preferred equity; intercreditor agreements; syndicated loans; venture capital; electronic financial services; stored value cards

    37 years

  6. Internet
    10%
    e-commerce; e-business; licensing; intellectual property; information law; privacy; information security; broadband services; regulation; web site development; hosting; software; computers; cyber law

    31 years

 

Licensed as a Solicitor in England & Wales (1996-);

 

Research Fellow, Center for Advanced Communications Policy, Georgia Institute of Technology  (2009-)

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Licensed for 37 years
State NY
Status Currently Registered
Acquired 2008
Updated 06/05/2022
State GA
Status Active Member in Good Standing
Acquired 1985
Updated 11/03/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Contact Richard

Macmillan Keck
1120 Avenue of the Americas
4th Floor
New York, NY, 10036

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Posted by anonymous | November 4, 2009
Good Karma on the internet
Didn't tell me what I wanted to hear but was very objective which may have kept me out of trouble. Thank you
Posted by anonymous | June 30, 2009
Excellent Lawyer
To Whom It May Concern: Richard Keck is a business lawyer like no other I’ve dealt with in my 25 years of experience. He’s knowledgeable in real world business bringing a critical legal mind to every situation. He’s effective; I measure lawyers by how they facilitate my business, Richard makes deals happen, thoroughly, yet quickly, while maximizing my position. I’ve recommended him to fortune 50 executives and friends on numerous occasions and will continue to do so without reservation. David Rollo Partner Woven Measure
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
  • Hourly Rates $ 600-600 per hour
  • Contingency 5%-35%
  • Pro bono 5 %
  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • 2005 - 2009
  • Partner
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • 1996 - 2005
  • Associate, then Partner
  • Kilpatrick & Cody
  • 1985 - 1996

Education

  • Harvard University Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1985
  • Emory University
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1982
  • Emory University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1982

Legal Cases

  • Decision on the Regulatory Framework for Establishing Call Centers in Lebanon
  • Final Decision
  • FTC Rulemaking on Telemarketing Using Prerecorded Calls
  • Convinced FTC to modify its proposed rules

Associations

  • New York State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2008 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Multinational Mergers and Acquisitions Subcommittee
  • Co-Chair
  • 1997 - Present
  • Law Society of England and Wales
  • Member
  • 1996 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1986 - Present
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Member
  • 1985 - Present
  • Federal Communications Bar Association
  • Co-Chair, Atlanta Chapter
  • 2002 - 2008
  • American Bar Association,Subcommittee on Connectivity, Storage and Computing Infrastructure
  • Co-Chair
  • 2001 - 2008
  • American Bar Association,Communications Industries Committee
  • Chair
  • 1998 - 2001
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • Research Fellow
  • Center for Advanced Communications Policy at the Georgia Institute of Technology
  • 2009
  • Georgia Super Lawyers
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2007
  • Georgia Super Lawyers
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2006
  • Georgia Super Lawyers
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2005
  • Georgia Super Lawyers
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2004
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Publications

  • Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law
  • Joint venture agreements in project development and finance: an introduction
  • 2010
  • Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law
  • Joint venture agreements, part 2: introducing the characters and setting the scene
  • 2010
  • Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law
  • Instalment payments in spectrum auctions and telecom privatisations
  • 2009
  • Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law
  • Reaping benefits and managing risks from lending to public utilities
  • 2009
  • Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law
  • When possession is not 9/10 of the law - IP due diligence on software for lenders and investors
  • 2009
  • Duane Morris Alert
  • Telecom and Broadcast Policy under the Obama Administration
  • 2009
  • Duane Morris Alert
  • Massachusetts Forces Businesses to Implement Sweeping Information Security Measures by January 1, 2009
  • 2008
  • Duane Morris Alert
  • Feds Force Businesses to Implement Identity Theft Prevention Measures by Fall 2008
  • 2008
  • Business Law Today (ABA)
  • Beware Gridlock: A New Era in Computer Sharing Is Here. Are You Ready?
  • 2004
  • ABA Business Law Section publication
  • A Lawyer's Checklist for Distributed Computing Projects
  • 2003
  • Supercomm publication
  • Disruptive Technologies and the Evolution of the Law
  • 2003
  • TechLINKS
  • Clicked, Sent, Saved, I'm Yours! - Electronic Records and Signatures Laws
  • 2002
  • TechLINKS
  • Bioethical Issue: Who Owns Spiderman?
  • 2002
  • TechLINKS
  • Taxing Web Sales
  • 2002
  • TechLINKS
  • Broadband for Everyone
  • 2002
  • TechLINKS
  • Protecting Our Civil Liberties in the Face of Terrorism
  • 2002
  • TechLINKS
  • Database Protection - Making Georgia a Magnet for Knowledge Economy Business
  • 2002
  • The Business Lawyer
  • Of Misappropriated Manure Heaps, Rude Robots and Broken Priomises: The (D)evolving Law of Database Protection
  • 2001
  • Bill Shipp's Georgia
  • Tax the Net?
  • 2000
  • Georgia Electronic Commerce Association
  • Electronic Commerce Primer for the Georgia General Assembly
  • 2000
  • ABA Business Law Section working draft
  • Model Electronic Transmission Services Agreement
  • 1999
  • World Telecom Law Reports
  • Liberalization of Asian Telecom Markets
  • 1998
  • Cyber News (ABA Business Law Section)
  • Recognition of Executory Contracts Formed by Electronic Communications
  • 1998
  • Telecommunications Law, Regulation and Policy (ABA)
  • Defining the Regulatory Arena: An Annotated Glossary of the Telecommunications Act of 1996
  • 1998
  • Georgia Electronic Commerce Association publication
  • Proposed Amendments to the Georgia Electronic Records and Signatures Act
  • 1998
  • International Business and the Law
  • Doing Business in Cyberspace
  • 1998
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Speaking Engagements

  • ABA Business Law Section Spring Meeting
  • Rethinking the Boilerplate - How the Business Lawyer Should Address Data Issues in Standard Commercial Agreements
  • 2009
  • Licensing Executives Society Luncheon Series
  • IP and Technology Issues: Creation, Protection, Licensing and Dispute Resolution
  • 2008
  • Drafting and negotiating Patent License Agreements
  • Avoiding Common Mistakes in License Agreement Drafting
  • 2008
  • Open Group Conference on Enterprise Architecture Governance
  • Disruptive Technologies and the Evolution of the Law
  • 2007
  • ABA Annual Meeting
  • The VOIP Revolution and Its Impact on Law and Policy
  • 2007
  • State Bar of Georgia 21st Annual Technology Law Institute
  • Novel Issues in Cutting-Edge Technologies
  • 2006
  • The OGETA Forum Speaker Series
  • Disruptive Technologies and the Evolution of the Law
  • 2005
  • Broadband of Power Lines Conference
  • Ensuring a Win-Win Deal between a Utility and a BPL Network Operator
  • 2005
  • 27th Annual Real Property Law Institute
  • Electronic Document Execution and Recording
  • 2005
  • Workshop for Regulators on Policy Response to Competitive Telecom Technologies
  • Broadband over Power Lines Overview
  • 2004
  • Open Group Security Forum
  • Adapting Paper-Based Legal Concepts to Accommodate Electronic Transactions
  • 2004
  • NARUC Broadband over Power Lines Task Force Meeting
  • Industry Perspective on the Regulation of Broadband Over Power Line Networks
  • 2004
  • NARUC 2004 Summer Meeting
  • Broadband over Power Lines: a PLCA Industry Perspective
  • 2004
  • Broadband over Power Lines Technology Conference
  • The Legal and Regulatory Landscape for Broadband over Power Lines
  • 2004
  • BPL Strategic Summit and Business Briefing
  • Legal and Regulatory Issues in Implementing a BPL Network
  • 2004
  • World Summit of Power Line Communications Associations
  • The Current Regulatory, Legal and Market Climate for Power Line Communications in the USA
  • 2003
  • OGETA Forum: Is Georgraphy Bringing Us Together
  • Collaborative Geospatial Practices for Proximity Management within Utility Rights of Way
  • 2003
  • Helping Your Client Evaluate and Launch a Power Line Communications Venture: a Crash Course for In-House Counsel
  • State and Federal Classification and Regulation of Broadband Access
  • 2003
  • EC Day 2003
  • Information Security: Legal Risks and Protections
  • 2003
  • OGETA Forum
  • Spatially Enabled Community Knowledge Management
  • 2002
  • Ethics Law Seminar
  • Ethics for the Transactional Lawyer
  • 2002
  • EC Day
  • Database Protection as an Economic Development Tool for Georgia
  • 2002
  • Columbia Institute for Tele-Information Power Line Communications Workshop
  • Regulatory and Legal Issues Impacting Power Line Communications
  • 2002
  • ABA Business Law Section Spring Meeting
  • Bots and Database Law for American Businesses
  • 2002
  • 2nd Annual Conference, Power Line Communications Association
  • State Legal and Regulatory Strategy for Power Line Communications
  • 2002
  • Roundtable Discussion on Government Use of Citizen Data
  • Privacy and Cyber-Security
  • 2001
  • Presentation to U.K. House of Commons
  • The Role of Public-Private Partnerships in Addressing E-Commerce Policy
  • 2001
  • Power Line Communications Association Conference
  • Getting a Power Line Communications Affiliate Up and Running
  • 2001
  • Negotiating Telecommunications Deals
  • Rights of Way, Pole Attachments and Building Access
  • 2001
  • Leadership Policy Forum
  • Database Protection and Privacy Legislation
  • 2001
  • Government Technology Conference Southeast
  • Privacy and Access Issues for State and Local Governments
  • 2001
  • Georgia Technology Law Institute
  • Key Recent Developments for Practitioners - Georgia
  • 2001
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New York Commercial real estate Lawyer Richard Keck
Richard Keck
Commercial real estate Attorney
New York, NY
Licensed for 37 years
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