Barrister, Queensland Bar
Richard was called to the Bar in 1980 and took silk in 1998. His practice focuses are common law, insurance law, land law and confiscation of criminal profits.
He was counsel assisting the Queensland Hospitals Inquiry in 2005, and was president of the Bar Association of Queensland from 2009 to 2011. He was president of the Medico-Legal Society of Qld from 2016 to 2018.
Richard is the lead author of two texts, namely Civil Liability Australia and The Annotated Civil Liability Act 2003 (Qld).