Richard E. Feldman: Lawyer with Husch Blackwell LLP

Richard E. Feldman

St. Louis,  MO  U.S.A.

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Practice Areas

  • Real Estate
  • Development & Construction
  • Construction & Design
  • Corporate Real Estate
Contact InfoTelephone: 314.345.6216
Fax: 314.480.1505
University University of Missouri - Columbia, B.J., 1978
Law SchoolSaint Louis University School of Law, J.D., 1981
Admitted1981, Missouri

Professional Associations and Memberships

American Bar Association

•The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis

•The Missouri Bar


A member of Husch Blackwell's Real Estate, Development & Construction team, Dick focuses primarily in real estate development disposition strategies; real estate portfolio management and negotiation; and design/build and construction projects. He has guided companies in developing real estate projects in excess of $1 billion, including office, industrial and specialized retail projects such as entertainment amphitheaters, wind tunnels and riverboat casinos. While managing the portfolios of more than 5 million square feet of commercial real estate, Dick has developed extraordinary lease management expertise and the ability to efficiently coordinate national real estate programs, including determining real estate needs, structuring off-balance sheet financing vehicles, and negotiating ownership and lease terms.

Dick's noteworthy real estate work has included:

•Coordinating the international real estate portfolio for Jacobs Engineering Group for more than 250 locations.

•Negotiating the design, development and operating agreements and off-balance sheet financing in two transactions totaling approximately $1 billion on behalf of Jacobs Technology and Environmental Management.

Dick is a member of Husch Blackwell's Partner Board.

Awards and Recognitions

The Best Lawyers In America, Real Estate Law, 2013-2015

Chambers USA, Real Estate Law, 2010-2013

•Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent

Civic Involvement

Mizzou Tiger Club, St. Louis, President, 2003-2010

•University of Missouri Golf Tournament, St. Louis, Board of Directors, 1994-present

•University of Missouri Jefferson Club


•Coordinated international real estate portfolio for Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. for more than 250 locations, including negotiating all leases; structuring business transactions; sale, acquisition and financing of owned properties; review of capital expenditures; management of real estate brokers; and preparations and tracking of real estate metrics.

•Negotiated design, development and operating agreements and off-balance sheet financing for two transactions totaling approximately $1 billion. One was for Jacobs Technology Inc. and its environmental test chambers for various corporations, including General Motors Co., Ford Motor Co., Behr Automotive, Wichita State University and Delphi Automotive PLC. The other was for Environmental Management Corp. and its water treatment plants for various corporations, including Solutia Inc., Townsends and Perdue Farms.

•Negotiated credit leases and nonrecourse real estate project financings for various clients.

•Negotiated and coordinated development and divestiture of $150 million, 500-acre Riverport Development for Sverdrup/Boeing joint venture.

•Negotiated real estate transactions nationwide for Culligan International Co.

Business Insights

Business Insights

4.29.10 How to Deal with Distressed Real Estate Assets: Legal, Marketing & Management Approaches
Real Estate, Development & Construction
Seminar St. Louis, MO

11.03.09 New Federal Policy Statement on Prudent Commercial Real Estate Loan Workouts
Real Estate, Development & Construction

In The News

8.19.14 Husch Blackwell Boasts 106 Best Lawyers on 2015 List, Seven Lawyers of the Year
Energy & Natural Resources ; Financial Services ; Food & Agribusiness ; Healthcare, Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals ; Real Estate, Development & Construction ; Technology, Manufacturing & Transportation
News Release

8.16.13 Best Lawyers 2014 Names 109 from Husch Blackwell, 13 Lawyers of the Year
Healthcare, Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals ; Real Estate, Development & Construction ; Financial Services ; Energy & Natural Resources
News Release

6.03.13 Husch Blackwell Receives High Rankings, Praise from Clients in Chambers USA 2013
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8.23.12 2013 Best Lawyers Includes 106 Husch Blackwell Attorneys in 56 Practice Areas and 7 States
News Release

6.12.12 Husch Blackwell Receives Top Rankings from Chambers and Partners
Real Estate, Development & Construction
News Release

6.13.11 Husch Blackwell Receives High Rankings, Praise from Clients in Chambers USA 2011
Real Estate, Development & Construction


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Office Information

Richard E. Feldman

190 Carondelet Plaza, Suite 600
St. LouisMO 63105-3441


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