Richard is a consultant working in the firm's Corporate team in Northampton and advises in particular on both the legal and commercial aspects of company sales and acquisitions. He also has many years' experience of acting as a non-executive director of private companies.
Richard's practice has a particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, company sales and advising clients on corporate finance matters. He is also a non-executive director of a number of well known local private companies. In addition, he is the co-founder of Spencer Partners Corporate Finance Limited, a business with which Hewitsons LLP has close working links. This company specialises in providing corporate finance advice to owner-managed companies and their shareholders on the sale and purchase of companies and business assets. Please click on the link below for detailed information on the services that are provided: http://www.spcf.eu/
Richard has a law degree from Downing College, Cambridge University and trained as a lawyer in the City of London at Allen & Overy. He joined Hewitsons in 1988, becoming a partner the following year. He also maintains close links with the various US law firms in LawExchange, Hewitsons' international law group.
A Leading Individual in Chambers & Partners UK Guide to the Legal Profession 2015. A Leading Individual in Legal 500 Client’s Guide to the Legal Profession 2016.