Richard specialises in high-value commercial litigation. He has experience of a broad range of commercial and contentious matters including disputes arising out of complex financial products, pensions disputes, professional negligence matters, shareholder disputes and substantial multi-jurisdictional contractual claims. He also leads the firm’s contentious procurement team.

Richard has a particular focus on the transport, financial services and public sectors.


"bright and commercial in outlook" 

Legal 500, 2019

“ outstanding performer."




Legal 500 2014

“confident, calm and effective.”

Chambers 2017

"Richard has continued to impress as a strong all-rounder" 

Chambers and Partners 2018

"a very bright, incisive and clear-thinking individual"  

Legal 500, 2018