Richard Cartwright > Chambers of Andrew Burns KC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Andrew Burns KC
Devereux
QUEEN ELIZABETH BUILDING, TEMPLE
LONDON
EC4Y 9BS
England

Position

Richard Cartwright specialises in high value clinical negligence and personal injury claims, especially those with complex loss of earnings calculations.  He is dual qualified; he maintains his membership of Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.  Recent cases include spinal infection, neurotrauma and spinal injury, birth trauma, wrongful birth claims, fatal claims, and traumatic brain injury. He has recently acted in claims involving complex damages issues and overseas claimants (e.g. France, India, Australia, United States and New Zealand). Richard regularly appears against Leading Counsel.

For more information on Richard’s practice and latest case highlights, please visit his full Devereux profile.

Career

Called 1994, Inner Temple.

Languages

Some French and Italian.

Memberships

PIBA; PNBA; AvMA; APIL

Education

Whitchurch Grammar School, Cardiff; University of Manchester (1976 BA Hons).

Leisure

Welsh(Lions) rugby, motor racing and skiing.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Personal injury, industrial disease and insurance fraud

(Personal injury - Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 2

Richard CartwrightDevereuxRichard shows a very great attention to detail and in particular is excellent with calculating losses.

London Bar > Clinical negligence

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 1

Richard CartwrightDevereuxA formidable intellect. Approachable and good with clients.’