Legal & Economic Development Services

Ritchie & Associates has more than twenty-five years of service as strategic and corporate counsel for high impact domestic and foreign clients. The firm provides Convergent Solutions to our clients through our legal, legislative, business and regulatory services.

Our practice focuses on the needs of businesses and entrepreneurs. We represent local, regional and international clients in the areas of business formations and acquisitions, contracts, trade, foreign direct investment, relocations and expansions, the acquisition and negotiation of economic development and tax incentives, financing and government relations. We guide companies through the complex challenges of growing a successful enterprise as well as working with governments. We are also serve the special needs of regulated industry clients with legislative, legal and business matters on a state and national basis.

Through our offices in South Carolina and Rome, Italy, we serve our clients seamlessly in the US and Europe. Our international work centers on strategic planning and legal services for organizations in the Americas and Europe. Our firm is able to effectively lead clients through all phases of development and operations including investment and financial transactions; importing and exporting; creating and enforcing distribution, sales, agency and consulting agreements; day to day operations management; community and governmental relations; and, vertical integration of affiliated enterprises.