Richard is an experienced litigation lawyer. He completed the Legal Practice Course in 2006 and qualified with DAC Beachcroft in 2009. Following qualification, Richard has obtained a wealth of knowledge and experience working for firms such as Slater and Gordon and Hugh James.
Richard has an impressive litigation record and has advised in a broad range of matters including high value complex disputes. Whilst at Hugh James, Richard played an important role in a successful High Court group litigation action.
Richard joined Acuity Law in 2020 and now advises in a variety of commercial dispute as part of our litigation team.
Industrial Disease Litigation
Personal Injury Litigation
Played important role in a successful High Court group litigation action regarding coke oven workers formerly employed by British coal and/or its successors.
Recovered multiple awards of compensation for former coke oven workers, and the estates of deceased former coke oven workers, where the workers suffered from a range of respiratory conditions as a consequence of employment with British Coal and/or its successors.
Played key part in the progression of the ongoing (as at 2020) High Court group litigation action regarding coke oven workers formerly employed by British Steel Corporation and/or its successors.
Successfully handled vibration white finger cases and cases of military personnel suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.
Recovered multiple awards of compensation for clients suffering from noise induced hearing loss.