Richard Booth QC has practised at 1 Crown Office Row since being called to the Bar by Middle Temple in 1993 and is our current Head of Chambers. He grew up in South Wales before taking degrees in Cambridge and Brussels. As a junior, he had a broad base of advocacy experience in a variety of courts and tribunals the length and breadth of the country.

He specialises in clinical negligence, disciplinary / regulatory law, personal injury (especially brain and sports injuries), costs, inquests and sports law.

Richard is recognised as a ‘Leading Silk’ in Clinical Negligence and Professional Discipline by Chambers & Partners and is nominated for their 2018 ‘Professional Discipline Silk of the Year’ Award.

Having originally studied Modern Languages at Cambridge, Richard has a good working knowledge of Spanish and French.

Clinical Negligence Professional Discipline & Regulation Personal Injury Costs Inquests Sports Law
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