Richard joined Barcan Woodward (now Barcan+Kirby) in 2003. He became a Partner in 2008 and heads up our Medical Negligence and Personal Injury teams.
Richard has over 21 years’ experience and works on all types of medical negligence cases, including delayed cancer diagnosis, maximum severity birth injuries and GP, surgical and A&E negligence.
He is a member of the Law Society’s Clinical Negligence Accreditation Scheme and is band 1 ranked and recognised by the Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession for his ability in complex cases.
Richard is band 1 ranked in Chambers and Partners UK 2022 and described as a ‘highly respected clinical negligence lawyer who possesses considerable experience in birth injury cases’. One testimonial states, “He is a recognised leader in the field, intelligent, perceptive and thorough.”
- Law (LL.B.) from Aberystwyth University