Richard R. Goldberg, Esq.
Ballard Spahr, LLP, Philadelphia

Richard R. Goldberg is a partner in the Philadelphia office of Ballard, Spahr, Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP, where he is the Partner-in-charge of the Real Estate Development Group. His practice concentrates on areas of real estate, including development, financing, leasing, and acquisition. Prior to joining Ballard Spahr in 1994, Mr. Goldberg served as Vice President and Associate General Counsel of The Rouse Company for 23 years. He is past President of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers, Past Chair of the Anglo-American Real Property Institute, Past Chair of the International Council of Shopping Centers Law Conference, and a Fellow of the American College of Mortgage Attorneys. He also is a member of the American Law Institute and has advised the Restatement of Property (Mortgages). He has written and lectured extensively on real estate issues, including articles on the economics of commercial leasing for lawyers, commercial financing including credit enhancement, and participating financing. Mr. Goldberg received his B.A. from Pennsylvania State University and his LL.B. from the University of Maryland.