Rhodri Richards > DAC Beachcroft LLP > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

DAC Beachcroft LLP
B16 8TP

Work Department

Injury risk.


Following the re-structure of the firm’s claims solutions group, Rhodri was appointed as the group’s business development director and has responsibility for leading the group’s initiatives around business development and working with the technical director on the development of market leading products. Rhodri also leads the firm’s wider relationships as the client relationship partner for two of the firm’s largest clients. Rhodri has experience in general litigation, specialising in insurance and personal injury work. He has a significant amount of operational expertise and has driven change through the introduction of new working methodologies, team and management structures, recruitment and quality control and assurance procedures.


Trained Thompsons, qualified 1996; assistant solicitor Beachcroft Wansbroughs (now DAC Beachcroft LLP) 2000, senior manager of mutual law 2000, associate 2001, partner 2003.


1993 LLB Hons Law; Sweet and Maxwell prize 1993; Legal Practice Course (1994 Distinction).

Lawyer Rankings

West Midlands > Insurance > Personal injury: defendant

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DAC Beachcroft LLP‘s Birmingham team is led by Rhodri Richards. High-level multi-track and catastrophic injury matters are an area of focus; Sara May leads the work in this space. Helen Bates is the main contact in relation to volume motor and credit hire matters. Elsewhere, the firm has a well-regarded counter-fraud team. In addition, the firm assists clients with specialist motor claims management, motor prosecutions and coverage issues. It also advises on sports liability claims. Richard Stallard is also recommended. Paul Cox joined the team from Browne Jacobson LLP.