Richard is a long standing member of the Queensland Bar. After obtaining his BA, LLB from the University of Queensland and spending a year as associate to a Justice of the Supreme Court, Richard was in general litigation practice before moving principally to family and relationship law. As a leading practitioner Richard has a wealth of experience representing parties in litigation.
Trials and appeals can be long, hard and the law often complex. Richard brings care, experience and knowledge to matters in which he is briefed. He aims to distill any dispute to its essential parts, going to trial with clarity, purpose and strength.
Richard also has an extensive opinion and advice practice and frequently presents papers on various aspects of the law at symposia, conferences and seminars.