is an expert in criminal justice and focuses predominately on Criminal Defence.
He’s also an Accredited Litigator
Nine years working as senior Police officer gave Richard an unprecedented edge when it comes to preparing criminal defence cases. Supplemental to that he has experience of working as a crown prosecutor on joining the bar. Richard has therefore, worked on both sides of the law and has a thorough knowledge of the law, procedure, and the system.
Richard is a fearless and unconventional advocate. He explores all the options and leaves no stones unturned. His understanding of police culture and practice has led many clients to comment on Richards ability particularly when cross examining officers. His ability to expose contradictions and to discredit police officers and their evidence whilst exposing police corruption and malpractice, which ultimately can lead to not guilty verdicts.
Criminal Fixed Fees Pricelist
Half Day £700
Whole day £1300
Plus an additional preparation fee of £500 per half day the trial is listed for. This is payable for all cases except road traffic.
Guilty Plea / sentence – mitigation, £650
Case Management PCHM / first appearance £600
Half Day £950
Full Day £1800
Plus preparation fee of £950 per whole day listed for or £600 per half day listed.
Guilty Plea / Sentence £800
PCMH / Case Management / First appearance £750
Pre Court Action
Police Station Attendance for interview £650 (Out of Hours £950)
Police Station attendance for Charge £400
For complex cases or cases that require substantial in reading / prep an additional payment may be required.
Fees do not include disbursements such as travel.