Rita Rochford practices commercial real estate finance and represents financial lending institutions in a variety of real estate lending transactions. Rita has experience assisting lenders in negotiating and documenting large office and multiuse projects, shopping centers, hotels, and other commercial properties.
Rita also has experience in complex fintech projects, as well as in the review and drafting of legal terms and conditions regarding the processing of personal data, privacy policies for consumers using mobile applications, and master services agreements.
Prior to attending law school, Rita served as a corps member for Teach For America, where she taught elementary school in Kansas City, Missouri.
- The Ohio State University (J.D. magna cum laude 2017; Order of the Coif; Articles Editor, Ohio State Law Journal); University of Missouri-St. Louis (M.Ed. in Elementary Education 2014); John Carroll University (B.A. in Economics and Political Science magna cum laude 2012)