Richard joined Fountain Court in February 2013 as a Team Leader’s Assistant and was promoted in 2014 to a Team Leader. Richard, along with assistant Ashley Hall, is responsible for the Junior members within Chambers. He is responsible for the management and development of all aspects of their practices, including diary management, allocation of new work, fee negotiation, listing and managing client relationships.
Richard started his career in 2001 at Maitland Chambers and prior to joining Fountain Court spent seven years as a clerk at Hardwicke, which provided Richard with an in-depth knowledge of all areas of clerking in a Commercial set. He is a member of the Institute of Barristers’ Clerks.
Richard Evans is ‘adept at responding to solicitors’ needs’ The Legal 500 (2018 edition)
Richard Evans is ‘an excellent clerk – helpful, friendly and accommodating’ The Legal 500 (2017 edition)
Richard Evans is ‘pragmatic, commercial and a joy to work with’ The Legal 500 (2016 edition)