Richard was born in raised in North Devon. He joined Chubb Bulleid as an Assistant Solicitor in 1990. He became a partner of the old Chubb Beresford firm in 1992 and is currently the Finance Director of Chubb Bulleid.
Richard is the Wills, Trusts and Probate expert in the firm. He has considerable experience in Inheritance Tax and Capital Gains Tax planning generally. Richard also undertakes the general commercial property work in the Wells Office dealing with general landlord and tenant and the sale and purchase of High Street businesses. Richard likes to think he brings a good deal of commonsense and practicality to all the work he undertakes.
Richard is married with five children with two and soon to be three at University! His hobbies include golf, rugby, music and walking especially along the North Devon coast line.
Richard is an active member of the Wells Rotary Club and was President for the year 2008/2009. He is currently their Secretary. He recently spent a month in the Humla district of Nepal helping to build a health centre on behalf of the Nepal Trust having raised funds through the local Rotary Club. He hopes to return there soon and is currently raising funds for other Nepal projects.