Richard Jones > Slaughter and May > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Slaughter and May

Living Wage

Work Department

Financing, Securitisation, Debt Capital Markets, Derivatives and Loan Finance and Private Placements


Richard is a partner with a wide-ranging financing practice covering bank lending, debt capital markets, securitisations, structured finance, project finance, asset-backed lending and derivatives. He has acted for a number of high profile clients including both listed and private companies, banks and other financial institutions, pension funds, private equity firms and various governments.

Richard has experience across a wide number of industries, including the banking, consumer credit and wider financial sector, insurance, leisure and hospitality and energy and natural resources.


Trained Slaughter and May 2002-04; qualified 2004; associate 2004-11; partner 2011 to date.


Solihull Sixth Form College; University of Cambridge (2001 (2:1) Law); BPP Law School (2002 LPC).


Skiing, reading, cinema.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Finance > Securitisation

Slaughter and May ‘has been involved in top-notch deals‘ and continues to play a leading role in transactions for corporate issuers, though it is increasingly active for arrangers, investors and trustees. Lead partner Guy O’Keefe frequently acts for borrowers, issuers and lenders. Oliver Wicker is a key partner in the practice and he recently acted for mortgage originator Paratus AMC Limited in an RMBS of buy-to-let mortgages secured on properties in the UK. Richard Jones has extensive experience in credit card, store card, point-of-sale, personal loan, auto loan and mortgage receivables deals. He is ‘very technical and hand-ons partner who is very reliable and a pleasure to work with‘.