Richard Osman is a partner of the firm. Mr. Osman’s practice is focused on the representation of commercial clients in litigation and corporate formation matters and on the representation of numerous public entities, including police departments and municipalities in both state and federal courts. Mr. Osman also advises insurance companies on complex coverage matters and litigates coverage disputes.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Osman primarily practiced in the area of general civil litigation for ten years and was managing partner of Osman & Gohel, where he represented numerous businesses from sole proprietorships to publicly-held companies.
Mr. Osman graduated with a B.A. in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley in 1987 and obtained his Juris Doctor degree in 1993 from the University of San Francisco School of Law. During law school, he clerked for the Honorable Peggy Hora of the Alameda County Superior Court. Additionally, Mr. Osman was a professor at New College of Law in San
Francisco from 1998 through 2002, teaching corporations.
Mr. Osman is admitted to practice in California and is admitted to the Northern, Eastern and Southern Districts of California.