Tel: 0161 832 4036
Fax: 0161 832 0370
DX: 718200 Manchester 3

Practice Manager
Maria Rushworth
Arlington House
Bloom Street
M3 6AJ

Richard Lees

  • Year of call: 2011
  • Year of admission: 1990



Richard is extremely thorough in his preparation and has a reputation for being personable, engaging as well as reassuring with clients. Richard gives concise, practical, commercial advice and is an effective and persuasive advocate representing Claimant/Defendant, Defence/Prosecution and Employer/Employee which provides an insight and balance when advising clients.

Richard represents and advises in both Civil, including employment law and Criminal law. The cross over between these areas of law have provided a depth and experience to the benefit of his clients. He has represented clients across the country from Cornwall to Newcastle in a variety of forums from High Court, County Court, Crown Court, Magistrates Courts, Employment Tribunals, Coroners Courts and Mental Health Tribunals.

Client Testimonial:
"I found Richard to be prompt and clear with his advice which cut to the nub of the issues and was easy to understand and client friendly. He was also happy to negotiate on behalf of the client and did so achieving a good result. We are very pleased with Richard and will happily instruct him again and recommend him to others." - Nick Bettridge, Director at Sentinels Solicitors


Reported Cases

Professional Memberships & Publications

  • Employment Lawyers Association
  • JP
  • Lincoln's Inn 
  • Lectured at Manchester Metropolitan University (Bar Course) Advanced Civil Litigation. 
  • School Governor