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Chambers of Charles Hyde QC

BROAD STREET, BRISTOL, BS1 1DR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0117 927 2144
Fax:
Fax 0117 926 2569
DX:
7822 BRISTOL
Email:
Web:
www.albionchambers.co.uk

Richard Shepherd

Tel:
Work 0117 927 2144
Email:
Albion Chambers (Chambers of Charles Hyde QC)

Position

Richard Shepherd practises primarily in employment, regulatory crime and inquests. Recommended in The Legal 500 2011, 2012 and 2013 being described as ‘firm in cross-examination and persuasive in his submissions’, Richard’s employment caseload is evenly split between respondent and claimant work. Richard undertakes prosecution and defence work, and is a CPS panel advocate level three prosecutor. Richard conducts inquests on behalf of the full range of parties. His familiarity with medical terminology, treatment, diagnosis and prognosis derived from PI practice, combined with the witness-handling skills developed in the criminal field brings the ‘best of both worlds’ to this area. Richard’s expertise extends to CICA applications and cases brought on behalf of emergency services personnel.

Career

Called 2001; Middle Temple

Member

Western Circuit; PIBA; ELBA; CBA; ELA

Education

Wales University (LLB (Hons)); Warwick University (LLM International Economic Law)


Regional Bar : Western Circuit

Employment

Within: Employment – Leading juniors

Richard Shepherd - Albion ChambersA very effective advocate.

Within: Employment

The employment team at Albion Chambers, led by Richard Shepherd, handles a wide range of employment matters, including TUPE, unfair and wrongful dismissal and discrimination cases, with notable strength in professional disciplinary matters.

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