Richard is a partner practising BVI law from Carey Olsen’s London office. Richard’s practise encompasses all aspects of BVI commercial disputes, but with a focus on insolvency, fraud and asset recovery, shareholder disputes and contentious trust matters. Richard has particular experience of obtaining interlocutory relief such as freezing injunctions and Norwich Pharmacal orders, often in support of foreign court proceedings or arbitrations.
Richard’s location in London enables him to advise clients in the EMEA region in a convenient time zone, and he works closely with the BVI-based litigation team to provide a seamless service to clients.
Richard is a solicitor advocate and has successfully represented clients as advocate in matters before both the BVI Commercial Court and the Eastern Caribbean Court of Appeal. He has been listed as a ‘Next Generation Partner’ in Legal 500, and clients describe him as “smart and very client-focused” and “particularly strong in fraud and insolvency litigation”.