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Richard Bull

Legal Director and Parliamentary Agent

About Richard

Legal Director Richard Bull is a highly experienced public lawyer with a focus on major infrastructure projects, particularly in the railway, ports and energy sectors.  Richard has worked on some of the highest profile promotions of the century.  He advises on all aspects of projects, including environmental impact assessment, consultation and handling negotiations with key stakeholders.  

Richard is a specialist drafter of legislation, including public and private bills, statutory instruments and amendments.  As a drafter of legislation, Richard has frequently advised private and public bodies on statutory interpretation and on the exercise of powers.    

Having worked in Parliament, Richard is well versed in Parliamentary procedure and has advised clients on tactics in opposing legislation in both Houses.

He is also a "Roll A" Parliamentary Agent: one of a small number of practicing lawyers authorised by the Westminster Parliament to act as agent for those promoting and opposing Private and Hybrid Bills in Parliament.

Education

BA - University of Durham