Richard has dealt with almost every type of medical negligence claim.
The bulk of his cases concern the following:
Richard also has considerable experience in medical product liability claims, and has led several large group actions.
He also conducts a number of professional negligence claims, against other firms of solicitors, concerning the management of clinical negligence and personal injury actions.
Richard manages a team of solicitors based in the York office. He is responsible for the screening of the firm’s new cases, and also for its response to the recent reforms to the recovery of legal costs.
Richard particularly enjoys cases that bring together complex medicine and novel legal arguments, and is adept at explaining these concepts in simple terms.
He prides himself on devising and advancing case theories that others might not have considered, and on applying the law in sometimes inventive ways, to succeed in difficult cases, where others might have given up.
Richard’s practice largely consists of the following:
“I feel that I was treated like a person not just a client which I believe is important when going through something like this”Medical Negligence Client