Richard arrives from Slater and Gordon where he has served as a principal lawyer having previously represented seriously injured clients at Fentons, Pannone LLP and Russell Jones & Walker. He also acts as co-ordinator of APIL’s (Association of Personal Injury Lawyers) Brain Injury Special Interest Group, and is an APIL assessor for their brain injury accreditation.

Richard is described in Chambers and Partners 2017 as a ‘very astute’ acquired brain injury specialist who is ‘passionate about his clients’.

Senior partner at Serious Law LLP, John Sherrington, said, “We are thrilled to add Richard to our highly skilled team. Securing Richard’s appointment will better enable us to represent those who have suffered serious and catastrophic injury. Richard shares our ethos with his focus on rehabilitation and excellence. He is a natural fit for Serious Law.”

Richard added, ’I am very pleased to be joining Serious Law. Their reputation as specialists for dealing with cases involving life changing injuries is outstanding.”

Having concluded numerous catastrophic injury cases over an 18 year period, Richard’s knowledge and experience will enhance the niche firm’s reputation as a leader in the field of serious injury law.