Richard works with his clients to achieve their goals by resolving their legal business challenges. He recognises that client's problems aren't merely legal, so his solutions can't be either.
Richard provides practical, commercial advice to clients in the areas of property, business and trusts law.
His pragmatic style and ability to immerse himself in the client business ensures his advice is relevant and on point, both legally and commercially.
What our clients say:
"What impressed us most about Richard was his ability to go the extra mile. We were able to trust Richard especially when things started to get complicated"
"Richard has an excellent understanding of commercial law; he is very personable and is genuinely interested in understanding our business"
"Richard is prompt, professional and knowledgeable. He is extremely approachable and explains things clearly. He genuinely cares about his clients and wants to see them succeed"
"Richard and his team have consistently taken a friendly professional approach to our business, he is genuinely interested in what we are doing and partnering with us rather than just providing a legal service."
"Richard is very approachable, explores all options and made sure I fully understood the process and outcome. He was great to work with, informative and very supportive."
A self confessed fitness fanatic, outside work you will find Richard trail running, mountain biking, adventure racing and coaching his son's rugby team, all interspersed with a healthy amount of family time.
Richard is a Taranaki Chamber of Commerce Board Member and is also involved in a number of community and business programmes including as a mentor for NZ Business Mentors and as a coach for the Taranaki Futures' Accelerator Programme.