Richard Edmond is a paralegal in the Business Crime department. He graduated from the University of St Andrews in 2016 with a degree in Classics, after which he spent five years working in the public sector. From 2016 to 2019, Richard lived in Sierra Leone where he led projects funded by the UK government promoting higher education, human rights and the rule of law.
In 2022 Richard was awarded a scholarship by his Inn of Court to undertake the law conversion. He passed the Bar Course in June 2023, receiving a certificate of honour for exceptional achievement. He will be called to the Bar later this year and will start pupillage in September 2024.