LL.B (Hons) (University of Edinburgh)

Dip LP (University of Edinburgh)

Special interests

Health & Safety

Personal Injury

Professional liability and regulation

Public and fatal accident inquiries


Richard called to the bar in 2023, having practised in reparation for 11 years at Clyde & Co. 

 He has experience of high value and complex claims, primarily involving serious life-changing injuries and fatalities.

He has a breadth of expertise across the personal injury sector. He has acted in disputes in the fields of employers’ liability, occupiers’ liability, road traffic accidents, occupational disease, and aviation. He has experience of accidents abroad and foreign claims including jurisdictional issues. He has also advised on insurance coverage and policy response.