Richard is the Senior Partner of Pinsent Masons and Chairs our Board.
Richard has ultimate responsibility for the leadership of the firm. He is responsible for ensuring delivery of our strategy to be seen as international market leaders in our global sectors. He is also responsible for sustaining our culture and values. He spends much of his time hearing from our clients how the firm can best respond to their needs.
Richard has held several senior leadership roles at the firm including leading our Construction Advisory & Disputes practice, our Projects & Construction practice and prior to that, he was the Head of our Asia practice. In addition, in 2008, he led the launch of the firm's Energy Sector.
Richard's experience includes big ticket international arbitration and litigation work and of advising owners and constructors of major infrastructure projects on risk management and dispute avoidance/resolution during project construction. Recent experience also includes a number of substantial mediations as well as DRA work.
In his career at Pinsent Masons, Richard has advised on some of the largest rail, road, airport and port projects in Asia and the Middle East. Historic experience also includes the Channel Tunnel.