Richard specialises in property litigation work and has experience in all types of property disputes. Richard leads, with David Haines, the Charles Russell Speechlys HS2 team encompassing a wide range of work advising property owners (and other interested parties) affected by HS2.
He also acts for a range of clients including institutional landlords, commercial tenants and residential developers. His client base ranges from major international companies to small businesses and individuals.
Richard's key areas of work include HS2 related work, energy wayleaves and other energy sector related work, judicial review, contentious and non-contentious lease renewals under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954, possession claims, dilapidations, break options, service charge disputes, rent review and alienation issues.
Richard also has significant experience of property insolvency issues, compulsory purchase orders and all aspects of development disputes.
Richard is also a member of the Property Litigation Association as well being on the Association's Education Committee.
Richard is admitted to practise in England and Wales.