Richard joined Weightmans as a real estate partner in January 2014 and is regional office head for our Midlands region, primarily based out of our Birmingham and Leicester offices.
Richard has particular experience in commercial and residential development and regeneration, with over 15 years' experience of acting for both commercial and residential developers (particularly on retail/mixed-use schemes) and landowners, as well as for many of the leading real estate funders on secured lending transactions.
Richard is also interested in the retail sector, acting for several national retailers and also having acted on a number of recent high-profile retail restructuring transactions.
As a former Chair of Governors at a local primary school, he also has an interest in the education sector and has significant experience in working with schools on academy conversions as well as working with local universities and higher education institutions managing their real estate requirements.
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Richard Osborn, is 'flexible, adaptive and responsive to clients' needs' Legal 500 2017