L. Hope Richards is the managing attorney for the real estate division at Reifkind, Thompson & Rudzinski, LLP. She has extensive experience in the Florida real estate market not only as an attorney, but also as an investor herself. Possessing both legal and real world experience in the ever-changing real estate market allows her to have a keen understanding of what it takes to help her clients meet their real estate goals.
Mrs. Richards serves as chief counsel for a private money lender which originates in over 27 states and owns Investor Trustee Services, LLC which is one of the largest providers of trustee services for land trusts in the State of Florida. Prior to joining RTRLAW, she was in-house counsel for a large investor friendly title company in Central Florida.
Mrs. Richards was born and raised in Mississippi where she obtained her B.S. in Biology from the University of Mississippi and her J.D. from Thomas Jefferson School of Law. She lives in Orlando with her husband and two sons.