Mr Richard Hammond

Mr Richard Hammond

LLB; Accredited Mediator; Notary Public Midlands
Membership Status: Mediator
Exclusive Mediator

Results and Memberships

Total Mediations Undertaken: 4 Member Level: Junior Mediator Member Type: Exclusive Member

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General Information


A highly experienced disputes lawyer with over 25 years in private practice, dealing with all types of commercial and civil disputes, from small claims to complex multi-party cases.


• Benefit from an extensive experience at a senior level of all types of disputes – from neighbour disputes to commercial property and County Court to Mercantile and Chancery.

• Wide-ranging legal practice – a disputes lawyer for the whole of his professional career and Partner and Head of Department for his firm, Richard believes in the concept of settlement through mediation and also to the principle that almost any dispute can be resolved through mediation.

• Committed to the process, Richard will work to gain the confidence of the parties and put them at ease so they can explore the opportunities for settlement.  Prepared to facilitate but also challenge perceptions where appropriate, Richard will aim to focus everyone on what the parties can take out of the mediation.

• Flexible on location – Based in the Midlands, Richard will travel nationally and internationally for mediator work

Business sale
Commercial, contract and tort
Construction and engineering
Defective goods and supply of services
Employment and workplace
Haulage and Transport
Intellectual Property
Inheritance and probate
Land Disputes including boundary, easements and restrictive covenants
Landlord and tenant
Professional negligence
Restrictive covenants
Shareholder disputes
Trespass and conversion claims
Trusts (including TOLATA)

Richard’s practice has a long-standing connection with the haulage industry and this results in frequent referrals from trade associations, transport and logistics businesses from across the UK and Europe.


• Private practice solicitor since 1990; specialist disputes lawyer

• Partner and Head of Department

• Public Notary


"Excellent service received. Richard was friendly and approachable throughout but not afraid to tackle difficult questions. We would undoubtedly use him again in future mediations as the lack of settlement was not due to the mediator in this case who did his utmost to broker a deal" - Gateley Plc



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Q3 (10.00)
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Q8 (9.00)
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Q10 (10.00)
Q11 (7.00)
Q12 (5.00)
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Q14 (5.00)


  • Date

    Nature of dispute


  • Contract
    Outcome: Did Not Settle
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Did Not Settle
    Outcome: Settled
  • Contract
    Outcome: Did Not Settle


  • Insurance Provider Allianz/AXIS
  • Certificate Status Certificate on file
  • Expiry Date 30 September 2020
  • Level of Cover 3000000

CPD & Training

CPD & Training
  • Mediation Training Provider ADR Group
  • Date Qualified as Mediator 27 September 2013
  • Training Certificate Download PDF

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