Albany Law School of Union University, J.D.
University of Pennsylvania, B.A.
U.S. District Court
Northern District of New York
Southern District of New York
Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court of Appeals
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Rick concentrates his practice in the areas of banking, bankruptcy, workouts and commercial litigation, as well as health care, corporate and transactional matters. His banking practice includes representation of major banks and corporations as lenders, both secured and unsecured, in Chapter 7, 11 and 13 cases throughout New York. He has handled bankruptcies in such diverse fields as construction, health care and retail.
Rick's health care practice includes representation of physicians with respect to practice formation, choice of entity, governance, employment agreements, and regulatory compliance. He has negotiated exclusive contracts, recruiting agreements, and other contracts with hospitals, and has represented health care clients in mergers and acquisitions.
Rick is a lifelong resident of Poughkeepsie. Before joining ICRH as a partner in 2002, he was a partner at another leading Hudson Valley law firm for more than 20 years.
American Bankruptcy Institute
American Health Lawyers Association
Federal Bar Council
American Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
Mid-Hudson Bankruptcy Bar Association (past president)
Dutchess County Bar Association
United Way of Dutchess County, Former board chair, planning committee chair
Community Foundation of Dutchess County, past president
Vassar Brothers Hospital Foundation, past director
American Heart Association, past director
Bardavon 1869 Opera House, past director
Dutchess County Boy Scout Council, past director
Family Services, Inc., chair
New York State Judicial Screening Committee, Dutchess County representative (1992-1998), member