For over 20 years, Hillary Richard has handled major commercial disputes in courts across the country and in arbitrations. She has been recognized as one of Manhattan’s top lawyers in business litigation and securities litigation by Super Lawyers. Ms. Richard is rated AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell.
Ms. Richard is a fierce litigator and forceful advocate who does what it takes to achieve the best outcome for her clients. Federal judges have stated that Ms. Richard produces “first-rate work,” provides “extraordinarily strong legal representation,” and is “tenacious, well-organized, and skillful counsel.” Ms. Richard regularly advises clients on business and strategic decisions in an effort to resolve disputes short of litigation. Ms. Richard is particularly skilled at representing financial institutions in complex financing matters. Her clients include hedge funds, private equity funds, commercial banks, investment firms, broker-dealers and insurance companies.
Ms. Richard graduated with honors from Harvard Law School.