Richard A. McNevin


  • Business & Corporate Law

  • Real Estate & Development


About Richard

Richard McNevin joined Soloway Wright in 1998 as a business and real estate lawyer in the firm’s Kingston office. Richard’s real estate practice is primarily focused on the acquisition, disposition and financing of multi-unit residential buildings and advising on subdivision and condominium developments. Richard also acts for a number of financial institutions, financing a variety of real estate developments across the province. Richard’s corporate practice includes advising family-owned businesses on matters of governance, succession and estate planning, working in close conjunction with the client’s tax advisors and our Estate Planning & Administration Group.

Prior to joining Soloway Wright, Richard practiced in Toronto for twelve years with an emphasis on corporate finance and he continues to practice in this area, advising on private placements and structuring limited partnerships, co-ownerships and joint ventures.

Outside of work, Richard collects wine and he and his wife Joy actively support the Kingston arts community through the purchase of works of local artists.

Call to Bar 1985


  • LLB, Queen’s University (1983)
  • B.A., Queen’s University (1980)


Kingston Office



Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • Frontenac Law Association
  • Board of Directors of Downtown Kingston B.I.A


  • Purchase of residential buildings containing a total of 1,939 units for in excess of $300 million, Sale of residential buildings containing a total of 766 units for in excess of $120 million
  • Portfolio financings for clients for in excess of $500 million.