Richard is a partner based in our London office. His practice focuses on financial services regulatory advice and assisting clients in their interactions with regulatory authorities. Richard works with national and international financial institutions and corporates advising on a wide range of conduct and prudential matters. His clients include banks, broker-dealers, asset managers and private equity firms as well as market infrastructure providers. Much of Richard's practice involves cross-border regulatory advice and assisting third country financial institutions navigating the regulatory perimeter and the PRA's and FCA's rules and guidance.  

Richard has previously been on secondment to the cash equities sales and trading team at Goldman Sachs and the legal team at the London Clearing House. He worked closely with the LCH in establishing CDSClear in Paris.  Richard has published extensively, is a member of the City of London Law Society’s Regulatory Committee and has sat on various working groups of the Financial Markets Law Committee.