Richard Harrison QC

Richard Harrison QC

Barrister and Collaborative Lawyer

1 King’s Bench Walk

Phone: +44 (0)20 7936 1500


Richard is a barrister and collaborative practitioner who practises from 1 King’s Bench Walk chambers. He specialises in both financial and children cases, in particular those that have an international element. He is regularly involved in cases concerning high profile and high net worth individuals and has been involved in a number of prominent reported decisions in recent years, including in the Supreme Court.  He is able to act as a joint expert in difficult collaborative cases to provide guidance as to the approach that a court might adopt.

Richard is a Fellow of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, and a member of the International Bar Association and the Family Law Bar Association.  He is a fluent Spanish speaker and proficient in French. He took Silk in 2012.

Chambers & Partners 2015 says of Richard that he ‘Deals in both children law and finance matters, and receives praise from peers for his skill in both. His cases often concern complex international matters in both the private and public law children arenas, and he is an expert on relocations, abductions and high-value divorce proceedings….”He’s very agile in his thinking”.’

Read Richard’s blog: Relocation Matters