Richard S. Roisman

Of Counsel

Richard is an experienced real estate lawyer with a particularly strong background in all types of financing work and transactions/workouts involving secured and unsecured loans, from all sides of the table.

Richard currently serves on the Caron Board of Trustees at Caron Treatment Centers, a nationally recognized nonprofit provider of addiction and behavioral health treatment. He previously served as an ex-officio member and chair of the Philadelphia Advisory Board at Caron.

Richard earned his J.D. from the University of Miami School of Law, magna cum laude, where he was on the school's law review. He received a bachelor's degree in sociology from George Washington University.



Cozen O’Connor Represents Equus Capital Partners, Ltd. in Nearly $1 Billion Acquisition of Industrial Real Estate Portfolio

February 07, 2022

Philadelphia, February 7, 2022 – Cozen O'Connor represented affiliates of Equus Capital Partners, Ltd. in the acquisition of a portfolio of industrial properties throughout the Southeast and Sun Belt.

Cozen O’Connor Expands Real Estate Group Nationally

September 10, 2013

Cozen O’Connor has significantly bolstered the strength and scope of its national real estate practice with the addition of eight experienced lateral attorneys across the Washington, DC, New York, West Palm Beach, Wilmington, Philadelphia and Minneapolis offices in recent months, including seven partners and one associate.

Cozen O’Connor Expands with the Addition of Corporate, Real Estate Attorneys

May 13, 2013

Two attorneys have joined the Philadelphia office of Cozen O'Connor: Ira C. Gubernick, formerly of Klehr Harrison Harvey Branzburg, joins the firm as a partner in the corporate practice, and Richard S. Roisman, formerly with McCarter & English, joins as a partner in the real estate practice.


  • University of Miami School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 1980
  • George Washington University, B.A., 1976
  • Pennsylvania
  • Member, ABA Business Law Section and Health Law Section (substance abuse task force)
  • Member, Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers of Pennsylvania
  • Member, Caron Treatment Centers Board of Trustees