Howard M. Richard has extensive experience in all aspects of real estate practice, concentrating on the representation of lenders, developers and occupants of sports facilities. He has played a major role in five major stadium developments over the past several years, including US Cellular Field and the United Center in Chicago, the Rose Garden in Portland, the Bi-Lo Center in Greenville, South Carolina, and the Manchester (NH) Arena.
Howard serves as counsel to all manner of developers, including those interested in sports facilities. He has particular experience in developments involving governmental subsidies, such as bond financing, federally insured multifamily financing and low-income housing tax credits.
Howard has lectured for the Chicago Bar Association, the Council of Urban Economic Development and The Bond Buyer on stadium finance. He is an Adjunct Professor of Law at John Marshall Law School in Chicago. While attending law school, Howard was a member of the Board of Editors of The Harvard Law Review.