Richard is a trainee solicitor in commercial litigation.

He studied law at the University of Manchester and graduated in 2011. He completed the LPC at the University of Law in Bloomsbury having gained a distinction.

Richard joined Russell-Cooke in November 2015 as a paralegal in the trust and estate disputes team, moving to professional regulation in August 2016.

Prior to joining Russell-Cooke, Richard worked in a civil litigation team in the civil service.