- ‘One of the most accomplished technology lawyers working today’ (Chambers UK 2022)
- ‘unanimously considered to be one of the UK’s best technology lawyers’ (GDR 100 2021)
- ‘One of the top IT and data lawyers in the UK’ (Who’s Who Legal Data 2021)
Richard has built an outstanding reputation for advice that combines commerciality and client service with innovative legal solutions to the business challenges of technology development, deployment and regulation.
As an IT lawyer, Richard is top ranked in Chambers UK 2022, named in Legal 500’s Hall of Fame 2022, and ranked by Who’s Who Legal 2022 as one of 25 Global Elite Thought Leaders for Data.
- “efficient, pragmatic, huge depth of experience, good technical and legal understanding, calm and collected” (Chambers UK 2022)
- “simply outstanding. He knows TMT inside out and brings it to bear in order to help his clients find practical solutions to their issues. He is also a fantastic individual to work with.” (Legal 500 2021)
- “peers recommend him for his “broad knowledge and strong solutions” ” (WWL 2022 Data – Information Technology)
- “excellent technical understanding when dealing with IT specialists” (WWL 2022 – Data Protection, Privacy & Security)