Richard T. McDermott

Adjunct Professor of Law 

Telephone: 212-369-2003

46 East 91 Street
New York, NY 10128


  • Retired Partner, Clifford Chance.
  • Fordham Law School LLB 1966.
  • Adjunct Professor, New York University School Of Law 1980-1998.
  • Adjunct Professor, Fordham University School Of Law 2000- present. 

Professional Affiliations

Member of Faculty of the Clifford Chance Academy for the development of lawyers.

Member of the Research Independence Council of the Independent Research Network,LLC-a NASDAQ /Reuters sponsored, SEC approved, SRO which acts as an intermediary between companies seeking research coverage and high-quality providers.


Author, Legal Aspects of Corporate Finance (4th ed 2006)- used in a number of law schools, as well as a number of articles and book chapters.