In addition to being the Managing Partner of Verhaeghe Law Office, Richard has been practicing since 1998 mainly in the areas of Real Estate, Corporate Commercial Matters, including Corporate Incorporations, Rollovers & Re-Organizations, Unanimous Shareholders Agreements, Joint Venture Structuring, and Condominium Corporation Organization.
In addition, Richard is well experienced in the Areas of Estate Planning and dealing with Estate Probate and Administration and has guest lectured at the University of Alberta, Faculty of Law; the Canadian Bar Association; and, for the Legal Education Society of Alberta on the topics of:
(2015)Law Office Cyber Security and Using Technology to Take Your Office to the Next Level; (Edmonton)
(2016) Small Business Update including Liening Oil & Gas Wells; Share Transmissions Rather Than Probate (Calgary)
(2017) Law Office Technology Update (2017): Moving Your Office to the Cloud (Edmonton).
Richard is married with two children and currently resides in the City of St. Albert. Richard has lived in the Athabasca, Plamondon; Lac La Biche areas, served as Mayor of Athabasca from 2004-2007, and Athabasca Town Councilor from 2010-2013; is a Recipient of the Order of Athabasca University; and is graduate of both Augustana University College (Camrose) and the Faculty of Law, University of Alberta.