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Richard R. Cipra is a partner in the Real Estate and Business and Corporate Law departments.

Mr. Cipra focuses on a broad range of commercial real estate and business matters including real property purchase and sale transactions, commercial leasing and mergers and acquisitions.

Mr. Cipra received his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Southern California in 1998, where he was the Managing Articles Editor of the Southern California Law Review and a member of Order of the Coif. Mr. Cipra received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from USC in 1994, graduating magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa. He was honored as a Southern California Rising Star in 2004 – 2007 and 2009 by Southern California Super Lawyers.


  • “There Is No Substitute For Due Diligence” Author — ECJ’s Real Estate Reporter, November/December 2004
  • “There Is No Substitute For Due Diligence” Author — Los Angeles Business Journal, November 8, 2004



  • J.D., University of Southern California Law Center, Los Angeles, CA, Order of the Coif
  • B.A., University of Southern California, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa

Bar Admissions

  • California

Affiliations & Memberships

  • Museum of California Design, Board Member
  • Law Review: Southern California Law Review, Managing Articles Editor