Richard Oman > Addleshaw Goddard > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

Addleshaw Goddard
M2 3DE

Work Department



Richard is a partner in the banking and finance team. He acts for banks, financial institutions and corporate borrowers on a broad range of financing transactions including corporate lending, leveraged acquisition finance, asset finance, real estate finance (both development and investment finance) and project finance. Richard’s clients include The Royal Bank of Scotland, Lloyds Bank, HSBC, Barclays, Yorkshire Bank and PZ Cussons.


Trained Addleshaw Goddard, qualified 2005. PricewaterhouseCoopers, April 2001 to August 2003, insolvency analyst; Addleshaw Goddard, August 2003 to September 2005, trainee solicitor; Addleshaw Goddard, September 2005 to September 2010, associate, banking and asset finance; Addleshaw Goddard, September 2010 to April 2014, managing associate, banking and asset finance; Addleshaw Goddard, May 2014 to date, partner, banking.


Member of the Law Society.


King Edward VI School, Southampton; Peter Symonds College, Winchester (1995, A Levels); The University of Leicester, (1999, LLB Law Hons); Leeds Metropolitan University (2003, Legal Practice Course).

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Finance > Banking and finance

(Leading individuals)

Richard OmanAddleshaw Goddard

Addleshaw Goddard‘s banking and finance practice in the North West is led by Martin O’Shea, who has two decades of experience in the regional market. His strengths lie in leveraged, real estate and corporate finance. He is supported by Richard Oman, who represents corporate borrowers and financial institutions, while the asset finance group is led by Andrew Maskill, a key partner in the practice. Also of note is Simon Prendergast – ‘one of the sharpest ABL minds’ – while experienced associates Ben Edwards and Caroline Gray are likewise recommended.