Richard qualified as a solicitor in 1979 and joined Hough & Company in 1980, becoming a Partner in 1982.

Richard is the firm's Head of Conveyancing and although in his role travels around all the firms offices, his home is the Frodsham office.  As well as rediential conveyancing, Richard also specialises in Wills, Inheritance Tax planning, Trusts and Probate, Commercial Property. 

Richard is well known in the Frodsham area having worked in Frodsham since 1980 and having lived in the area until 2000.

When Richard is out of the office he enjoys sports and has a particular interest in football, cricket and golf.  Richard was a member of Helsby Golf Club for over 20 years and only gave up his membership when he relocated to Wales in 2000.