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Richard Atkinson


Richard Atkinson is the Managing Partner of the Kent Branch who qualified in 1990. He specialises in preparing and supervising our serious and complex cases and is rated as “outstanding” by the ‘Good Lawyer Guide’ He has acted in many serious and high profile cases including for one of the defendants acquitted after four months of trial in the biggest cash robbery ever in this country. He has acted for a number of professional people including dentists, doctors, police officers, accountants.
He has been recognised for his work together with Robin Murray in seeking to improve the provision of criminal legal aid and they have been described by one national political figure as “two of the most inspiring criminal legal aid lawyers in the country”.