Richard specialises in public law, particularly, local government law. He regularly advises on matters such as powers, governance arrangements and shared services models, state aid and has conducted a number of investigations into standards matters and other complaints. He has also advised on a range of strategic partnerships and other PPP arrangements.

His other key specialism is procurement law where he advises a wide range of bodies throughout the UK including local authorities, purchasing consortia NHS bodies, RSLs, colleges and schools and also advises private sector contractors on procurement matters.

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Areas of Practice

Local Government
  • Year Qualified



    University of Leeds