Richard S. Schulman

Richard S Schulman

Of Counsel
Wheaton, Illinois
Prior to 2000, Rich Schulman was Associate General Counsel for the National Credit Union Administration responsible for the agency's regulatory program as well as a trial attorney involved in many troubled credit union cases.  Prior to his eleven years with the NCUA, Rich was a Captain in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General's Corps serving as a criminal prosecutor in Texas, Korea and the Arlington, Virginia.

Areas of Practice

  • Banking & Finance Law
  • 50% Compliance
  • 40% Operations/Contract
  • 10% Governance

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2009
  • New York, 1983
  • Massachusetts, 1982


  • Syracuse University College of Law, Syracuse, New York
    • J.D. - 1981
  • Hunter College, New York, New York
    • B.A. (Cum Laude)
    • Major: Political Science

Past Employment Positions

  • National Credit Union Administration, Trial Attorney/Associate General Counsel, 1988 - 1999
  • U.S. Army, Assistant Judge Advocate, 1983 - 1989