Richard Van Dusen

Of Counsel

New York
t: 212.820.9630
f: 212.820.9310

Richard Van Dusen
Richard provides clients with a broad range of experience in high profile tax-exempt and taxable governmental and private securitization deals and project finance transactions.

Richard has represented governmental and private debt issuers and their investment bankers in public and private securities offerings across the United States for over 40 years.  His experience includes governmental securitizations (housing, tobacco settlement revenues, PHA capital grants, PILOT payments, sales tax receivables) and project finance (redevelopment projects, office tower construction, resource recovery projects, military personnel housing, commercial mortgage-backed securities).

Richard’s broad experience provides great value to the client and a resource for creative solutions to difficult issues. Richard is a team player who works with the client and other financing participants in a collegial and constructive manner in the interest of timely and efficiently attaining the goals of the financing.

Professional Memberships

  • National Association of Bond Lawyers
  • American Bar Association
  • The Association of the Bar of the City of New York




  • Duke University, B.A.
  • University of Louisville School of Law, J.D., with honors, Executive Editor of the Law Review

Bar Admission

  • New York

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