David Richter

In by Larry Donahue

As an associate, David is a language enthusiast and possesses significant experience in commercial property and immigration, providing complex civil litigation services.


Bar Admissions

  • 2013, New Mexico


  • B.A. Political Theory (Cum laude), University of California at Santa Cruz – 2000
  • Certificate in Arabic Studies, Monterey Institute of International Studies – 2000
  • J.D., University of California at Davis School of Law – 2005


David A. Richter graduated from the University of California at Davis School of Law (J.D., 2005) where he served as student coordinator for the King Hall Immigration Clinic and assisted in the creation of an advocacy unit for noncitizen criminal defendants. After graduating, David managed two closely held commercial real estate partnerships in Northern California. He negotiated several sale purchase agreements of both developed and undeveloped commercial properties. In 2013, he joined Cuddy & McCarthy, LLP in Santa Fe, NM where he principally represented public sector entities in federal court. During the last two years, David launched a private practice and offered business consulting services to a number of start-ups. He graduated cum laude from the University of California at Santa Cruz (B.A., 2000) where he studied Political Theory. David studied Arabic at the Monterey Institute of International Studies, and speaks Spanish with functional fluency. He is admitted to practice before both state and federal courts of New Mexico.

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