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Arbitration
Civil Appeals
Civil Litigation
Commercial Litigation
Company Law
Contract
Construction Disputes
Coronial Inquests
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Insolvency
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Richard Raymond QC

03 343 1321

027 465 3321

r.raymond@canterburychambers.co.nz

PO Box 9344
Tower Junction
Christchurch 8149

Assistant:

Jessica Manson

p.a@canterburychambers.co.nz

View Richard Raymond QC's CV

Richard graduated with a BCom LLB from the University of Otago in 1988. He then worked in commercial litigation in leading Wellington and London firms before returning to New Zealand and the Crown Solicitor’s Office in Christchurch in 1993. He was appointed Senior Crown Counsel and was an Associate of Raymond Donnelly & Co.

In 1997 Richard joined the litigation team at Duncan Cotterill and became a partner in 1998. He led a large team of litigators and built a significant commercial and insurance litigation practice. He was on the firm’s Board for several years and served as Chairman before joining the independent bar in 2011.

Richard was appointed Queen’s Counsel in June 2016.