Richard Im concentrates his practice in complex commercial litigation with a particular focus on the real estate industry.

Richard has extensive experience litigating commercial foreclosures, lender liability claims, title issues, contract and joint venture disputes, construction claims, Lien Law issues, priority disputes, brokerage matters and other real estate disputes. Richard also represents lenders and hedge funds in the acquisition and sale of distressed debt, loan workouts, restructurings and foreclosures; and defends major manufacturers in complex product liability claims.

While attending law school, Richard served as a judicial intern for Judge Robert P. Patterson, Jr. in the Southern District of New York, and Judge Frank X. Altimari in the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

Memberships & Associations

  • New York City Bar Association
  • Asian American Bar Association of New York