An Australian and Hong Kong admitted lawyer, Richard has assisted over 400 companies to enter the Chinese market, advising on their China operations and trade compliance issues.

He advises companies across a broad range of sectors, including agribusiness, manufacturing, healthcare, sports, entertainment, technology, and education; and his expertise covers strategic alliances and joint ventures in China and Asia more broadly, international trade, and intellectual property licensing.  He also has a focus on data privacy and cybersecurity compliance in China, food labelling and food safety issues, and on customs and trade compliance issues generally.

In addition to his Asia-focused practice, Richard provides a broad range of commercial law services to clients on domestic operations.