Richard joined Travers Smith in 1985 and became a partner in 1989. Richard specialises in corporate tax with particular emphasis on funds.
Richard has advised on the establishment of a variety of onshore and offshore funds for investment in the UK and elsewhere. These funds have taken a variety of forms, including limited partnerships, unit trusts (mutual funds) and closed or open-ended companies.
Richard is Chairman of the Income Tax Sub-Committee of the Law Society and a member of the Revenue Law Committee of the Law Society. He has been highly recommended for corporate tax by Legal Experts, and individually recommended in Global Counsel 3000 and The Legal 500.