Richard is a partner in the Commercial, IP & Technology Department, specialising in high value commercial contracts, collaborations and outsourcings.
Richard specialises in advising on key contractual, joint venture and outsourcing arrangements and his clients include investors and operators in the infrastructure, media and retail sectors. He also advises on the carve-out elements of M&A transactions.
Richard has developed a fast growing practice in the infrastructure and media sectors, focusing on transactions which are underpinned by long-term contracts, to exploit new markets, opportunities or delivery platforms.
Richard served as an elected member of the firm’s Partnership Board for seven years, leads the firm’s General Counsel Programme, and also founded its Anti-Bribery Group, advising businesses across the world on the impact of the UK Bribery Act.
Richard is a Leading Individual in The Legal 500 and a Ranked Lawyer in Chambers and Partners for Commercial Contracts.