Richard is a partner in the Commercial, IP & Technology Department, specialising in high value commercial contracts and outsourcings.
Richard specialises in advising major corporates on key contractual, joint venture and outsourcing arrangements and his clients include household names 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 ranked as a 'Leading Individual' for Commercial contracts in Chambers and Partners UK 2020.