Richard co-leads the firm's international practice team and advises clients across a wide range of sectors, in the UK and overseas.
Richard co-leads GQ|Littler’s international practice team. He joined GQ|Littler in January 2016 as a partner following GQ|Littler's acquisition of Camfords LLP, an employment law boutique of which he was a founding member. Before Camfords, Richard was a senior lawyer at international law firm Clyde & Co and he has also held senior in-house employment counsel roles at Paramount Pictures and Tata Consultancy Services.
Richard has been an employment law specialist since 2002 and has been rated in Chambers & Partners as a leading individual. He is described in Legal 500 as a “great strategist” and is included in “Who’s Who Legal 2018” as one of the world’s leading employment lawyers. He advises a client base of companies across a wide range of sectors including insurance, life sciences and luxury retail on the full range of their employment law requirements. He has particular experience in advising on employee relations matters, terminations, HR strategies and the employment law implications which arise from organisational change and development including, outsourcing, TUPE and collective redundancy programmes. He is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association of England and Wales.
Richard has also developed a practice as an international employment lawyer, advising international companies on their global HR requirements. He is a member of the European Employment Lawyers Association, the ABA and the IBA.