Richard Moules


Richard specialises in planning & compulsory purchase, environmental, public law. He undertakes work for private developers, central and local government, public bodies and interest groups.

He is a Fellow of Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge and from 2007-2010 he was a Newton Trust Lecturer at the University of Cambridge. He has lectured and published widely in the areas of public, planning and environmental law, including his books Actions Against Public Officials: Legitimate Expectations, Misstatements and Misconduct (2009, Sweet & Maxwell) and Environmental Judicial Review (2011 forthcoming, Hart). His environmental work covers all aspects of environmental law, including regulatory and enforcement work.

Since 2003 Richard has been a supervisor in administrative law teaching students at a number of Cambridge colleges.

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BA (2001) and LL.M. (2003; First Class): Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge