"Very highly regarded locally. A calm and effective opponent.’
Legal 500, 2024

Chambers, 2020.

“He is measured, experienced and capable of dealing with cases with a high level of complexity. He is excellent.”
Chambers, 2020.

"One of the leading solicitors in his field."
Chambers, 2018.

"Richard is well versed in matrimonial finance work and especially skilled at handling issues with regards to company, shareholding and extensive family wealth.”
Chambers 2018.

Richard has vast experience in divorce and separation cases and is an expert in complex financial disputes.

A specialist in high net worth cases, Richard acts for a wide range of clients regionally, nationally and internationally who include businesses owners, shareholders, lawyers, accountants and other high end professionals. His experience also includes cases involving farming and rural communities.

Richard’s tenacious approach with difficult divorce cases – often involving family owned businesses and trusts – entails working closely with financial experts. His experience and strong track record is highly regarded by clients and fellow professionals.

His national reputation as a pragmatic, tactical and committed lawyer precedes him and he is regularly recommended by clients, barristers and independent financial advisors.


  • Divorce and separation
  • Financial disputes
  • Pre-nups/ Post-nups
  • Complex trusts
  • Cohabitation disputes


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