Richard has an Honours degree in Law from Oxford University. He was called to the English bar in 2010, as a member of the Inner Temple, London.
After moving to New Zealand, Richard tutored several Law subjects at the University of Canterbury before joining Wynn Williams in 2012.
Richard acts both for insurers and policyholders in insurance disputes, including earthquake litigation, fire and general, and credit-related insurance. He has a particular interest in marine insurance and carriage of goods by sea.
He appears in the High Court on Earthquake List matters and has appeared in the Court of Appeal.
"I enjoy analysing complicated and industry-specific facts, applying the law to further my clients' cause."