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Richard is a specialist Admiralty lawyer. He moved to Singapore from Hong Kong 32 years ago as the shipping litigation head of another international law firm, having originally trained in London.


  • College of Law, Guildford, 1981, LPC
  • University of Exeter, 1979, LL.B., Hons

  • England and Wales
  • Hong Kong

  • Accredited Mediator with the London School of Mediation
  • Singapore Mediation Centre Associate Mediator
  • General Committee Member of the Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration

Awards & Recognition

  • Selected through peer review for inclusion in The Best Lawyers™ in Singapore for Shipping and Maritime Law, 2008-2021 
  • Ranked in Chambers Global for Singapore Shipping: International: Litigation, 2020 
  • Ranked in Chambers Asia-Pacific for Singapore Shipping: International: Litigation, 2020 
  • Listed in 2014 as one of Who’s Who Legal’s ‘Top Ten’ Global Shipping Lawyers
  • Individual Winner for Singapore in the 2013 Client Choice International Awards for Shipping & Transport
  • Listed as a Leading Lawyer in The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific for Singapore Shipping: Foreign firms, 2008-2020