Cornell Law School
(magna cum laude)
Richard Torres is Senior Attorney in the firm’s Real Estate Capital Markets Group. Mr. Torres focuses his practice on the establishment and ongoing management of a variety of real estate private investment funds. Mr. Torres is also the co-founder to the firm’s Sports Incubator, which advises clients in the sports industry.
Mr. Torres is a member of the New York State Bar Association and Practicing Attorneys for Law Students, a non-profit organization that provides mentoring to New York area minority law students.
Prior to joining Goodwin, Mr. Torres was Vice-President of Legal & Business Affairs for Leverage Agency, LLC, a sports marketing agency based in New York City. He also worked at several law firms in New York, where he developed an expertise in sports and entertainment law with a particular focus on combat sports and pay-per-view distribution of live sporting events. In connection with such work, Mr. Torres worked on some of the largest pay-per-view boxing matches of the last decade, including boxing matches involving Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Manny Pacquiao.