Richard has worked in the legal profession as a Solicitor for over 35 years during which time he has set up and run 2 successful solicitors’ firms and has personally handled thousands of family law matters from multi-million pound contested court hearings to small family mediated disputes. He has also trained many Solicitors who are now Partners in their own firms.
He was admitted as a Solicitor, by the most famous Law Lord in the history of English Law; Lord Denning, nonetheless!
Richard was one of the earliest members of the Law Society’s Specialist Mediation Panel and in the late 1990’s pioneered the establishment of a separate successful family mediation company, undertaking family mediation work throughout the North West of England which still operates today. His experience is highly sought after by clients throughout England and Wales.