Partner | Head of Dispute Resolution
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Richard was born in Buckinghamshire, England, and was educated at Aylesbury College of Further Education and the University of Sheffield where he read modern history and politics.
On qualifying as a solicitor in 1988, Richard joined a large provincial practice in England and in 1989 became a partner in that firm. The urge to travel brought Richard to Hong Kong in 1991, since which time he has been with Oldham, Li & Nie. At the start of 2000, OLN was proud to make Richard a partner in the firm.
Richard is head of the Dispute Resolution Group and is responsible for matters involving civil and commercial litigation, dispute resolution, and corporate and commercial matters generally. Richard has acted in connection with shareholders/directors disputes, intellectual property infringement and general commercial litigation. In recent years such matters have included a number of insolvency and regulatory matters, matters involving the mis-selling of financial products and other professional negligence claims, contested probate matters, arbitration and expert determination relating to rent reviews.
Richard is also a recommended lawyer in Chambers and Partners Asia Pacific 2013 edition. Chambers states that Richard ‘won warm praise from clients for his litigation practice. “His reliability and diligence always impress. He always delivers on what he promises, and won’t give up on an outcome.” He has more than 25 years of experience in the market.’
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