Rich received his Juris Doctor degree from Fordham University School of Law. While at Fordham Law he interned with the Organized Crime Strike Force for the Southern District of New York. He was admitted to the New York State Bar in 1989 and the Federal Bar in the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York in 1992. Rich spent nearly a decade practicing law at a firm in Manhattan before joining the Legal Department of a public benefit corporation. After a few more years he returned to Rockland County to take over the practice of a friend and fellow attorney who was retiring. Since then Rich has handled the legal affairs of his many clients with the wisdom and skill one can only obtain through decades of experience.
Rich has extensive experience in litigation, real estate, trusts and estates and business law matters.
Rich has served the Rockland County Community as Trustee of the Orangeburg Library, President of the Blauvelt Lions Club, President of the South Orangetown Rotary Club, and as a Coach for OMM Soccer and in other positions of community service.