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Practice Manager
Maria Rushworth
Arlington House
Bloom Street
M3 6AJ

Richard Lees

Civil Litigation

As the former Head of Department, Richard has conducted and advised on straightforward cases and multi-million pound claims for both claimants and defendants.  Richard has frequently attended Coroner's Inquests.

Richard's civil practice includes:

  • Employers and Public Liability
  • Employers and Public Liability
  • Fatal Accidents
  • Road Traffic Accidents
  • Highway Act Claims
  • Product Liability
  • Criminal Injuries Compensation
  • Sporting Injuries
  • Inquests
  • Contract
  • Building Disputes
  • Debt
  • Enforcement
  • Procedure (CPR)
  • Limitation
  • Clinical Negligence 
  • Complex & Catastrophic Injury Cases
  • Credit Hire
  • Fraudulent Claims
  • Industrial Disease
Client Testimonial:
"Extremely reassuring and personable. Richard achieves outstanding results and can be depended upon. Has exceptional advocacy skills and an approach that exudes experience in a calm, down to earth and very effective manner". - Nick Harris, Partner, Simpson Millar LLP.

Reported Cases


  • Employment Lawyers Association
  • JP
  • Lincoln's Inn 
  • Lectured at Manchester Metropolitan University (Bar Course) Advanced Civil Litigation. 
  • School Governor