Richard trained as a solicitor in the UK at Eversheds (now Eversheds Sutherland). He qualified into the financial services litigation team where he represented many of the world’s leading banking, investment and insurance institutions, including Lloyds Banking Group, Barclays, HSBC, Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank and Legal & General.

Since joining Bedell Cristin in 2016, his core practice centres on general commercial litigation, with a focus on professional liability, insurance disputes, fund litigation and contentious real estate. He also has experience in commercial transactions, insolvency, regulatory compliance and litigation funding.

Richard is also a licensed US attorney, having been admitted to the California State Bar in 2013, giving him the ability to offer valuable advice and insight on a variety of cross-border matters. His professional memberships include the Law Society of England and Wales (non-practising), the State Bar of California, the American Bar Association, the Cayman Islands Law Society, INSOL and RISA.

Areas of expertise
- Litigation
- Property
- Insolvency & Restructuring
- Corporate & Commercial