Richard regularly writes and lectures on topics concerning loan workouts, lender liability issues and bankruptcy law, including representation of secured creditors, solicitation and representation of creditor committees, retention of turnaround professionals and financial advisors, litigating cases in the bankruptcy courts, analyzing and managing ethical issues that arise in bankruptcy cases and recognizing and reporting bankruptcy crimes, fraud and other abuses of the bankruptcy process.

Recently, he has spoken at conferences or seminars for the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges, Commercial Law League of America, the American Bankruptcy Institute and the Turnaround Management Association. Richard is also a featured panelist and speaker at the Advanced Bankruptcy Institute on Business Bankruptcy presented by the Maryland Institute for Continuing Professional Education of Lawyers.