Richard works with clients seeking legal assistance in the areas of aviation, municipal finance, project development, energy law, planning and zoning, and related tax and securities law issues. For much of his career, Richard's work has focused on tax-exempt projects and real estate based financings, particularly in the areas of affordable housing and redevelopment.
Richard leads the firm's Aviation, Aerospace and Autonomous Systems practice group. As a member of the firm's renewable energy industry team, Richard works closely with Nevada officials to assist renewable energy organizations creating business entities in Nevada. He also participated in the development and implementation of Nevada's master planned community special assessment district law. Additionally, Richard was an initial member of the board of directors that formed the State of Nevada chartered medical professional liability insurance company.
Richard is a frequent lecturer and also teaches law classes at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He also devotes much of his spare time to the Foundation for an Independent Tomorrow, which provides vocational assistance.
Business and Finance
Aviation, Aerospace and Autonomous Systems
Emerging Businesses and Technologies
Fennemore Craig Venture Accelerator
Insurance Law and Regulation
Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental
Renewable Energy and Clean Tech
State and Local Tax Exempt Bonds and the Introduction of H.R.1 on November 2, 2017
KFYI | Richard Jost Discusses Drone Registration
KTAR | Richard Jost on Rules and Regulations for Flying Recreational Drones
KTAR | Richard Jost Discusses New Drone Regulations
BYU Radio | Richard Jost on Privacy Issues Regarding Drones
Integrating Drones into the National Airspace System
3 News Arizona | Richard Jost and Digital Privacy
Nevadas New Charitable Contribution Solicitation Law Tightens Up Process
Other Articles and Presentations
Every summer Richard and his family rent the same beach house in Rehoboth Beach Delaware and gather all the children and grandchildren.