Richard has over 30 years’ experience specialising in the conduct of high profile manslaughter, corporate manslaughter, health and safety and regulatory defence matters in the rail, health, local authority, public utility, waste, construction, demolition, police, fire and rescue and other public service industries.
Richard has represented companies and individuals at Inquests, public and other inquires and criminal and regulatory prosecutions.
Notably, Richard has acted in many of the leading reported corporate manslaughter and Gross negligence manslaughter cases and causing death by Dangerous/Careless Driving and has acted for a wide variety of companies in relation to high profile corporate and gross negligence manslaughter and health and safety investigations.
Richard has a background in Rail and has acted for Rail companies in Inquiries, Inquests and Prosecutions arising out of numerous rail incidents including the rail crashes at Southall, Ladbroke Grove, Hatfield, Potters Bar and Grayrigg.and has also acted for the Emergency Services in manslaughter and causing death cases.
Insurance & Reinsurance
Regulatory & Investigations
Safety, Security, Health and Environment