Year of Call: 1993
Clerk: Michael Lieberman
Richard is recommended in the Legal 500 2011 edition for “complex employment cases” and is a member of the National Assembly for Wales Commission’s panel for employment work. He leads the Employment Team at 9 Park Place.
His case-load features a mix of claimant and respondent work. Within his Claimant practice he represents all types of employee, particularly those from the professions including teachers, medical professionals and solicitors. Richard receives instructions to represent Respondents including limited companies large and small, other firms and professional partnerships.
His case load covers advice and representation in every aspect of employment tribunal work including unfair and wrongful dismissal, redundancy, discrimination in its various forms, breach of contract, unlawful deductions from wages and TUPE claims. He also represents both employers and employees in claims for breach of covenant and related injunction applications in the civil courts. He accepts instructions under the Bar Council’s Public Access Scheme.