Richard spent 30 years as a litigation partner of a national law firm before becoming a
barrister sole in 2011, and Queen's Counsel in 2013.
He has conducted cases and appeared at all levels of the Court system and most special
courts and tribunals, as well as being an appointed Hearings Commissioner for a number
of local authorities and appointed by government to chair special tribunals.
Areas of specialisation
Media Law and Defamation
Public and Environmental Law
Trusts and Estate Litigation
General Civil Litigation
Richard also has his own website: richardfowler.co.nz