Rick Chess

Managing Partner, Chess Law Firm, PLC
2727 Buford Road, Suite D
Richmond, VA 23235

Work: 804.241.9999
Cell: 804.241.9999

Real Estate

a. Securities (REIT, Reg A & D, 1031, TIC, DST) b. Acquisitions c. Valuation & Fairness Opinion d. Managing Broker-Dealer e. Due Diligence f. Governance & Audit Committee

Rick has acquired over $2 billion of real estate and raised over $200 million of equity capital. He has served as an expert consultant and witness in Federal and State Court and in FINRA arbitration.

Related experience:

* Acquired over 50,000 apartments for a NYSE REIT

* Legal support for a county moving to annual property assessment from every 3 years

* Expert consultant on the sale lease back of medical office building later used in a TIC

* Developed a NYSE REIT (office & industrial) from an initial portfolio of one property

* Expert witness for FINRA 1031 TIC arbitration

* Acquired 10 retail shopping centers

* Managing the due diligence of a billion dollar merger of two NYSE firms

* Developed and lead a Managing BD