Jack Richards is a second year trainee solicitor sitting in the Media Disputes team.

He focuses on cases involving defamation, harassment, misuse of private information, data protection regulation, intellectual property infringements and misfeasance in public office. 

Jack acts for clients on all aspects of media law, including reputation and brand-related issues, contentious intellectual property matters, as well as data protection and regulatory matters.

Jack is also a member of the Sports Group and regularly produces sports content that is published online via Howard Kennedy's social media platforms and on the website. 

Prior to joining Howard Kennedy Jack achieved a Distinction on the LPC and First Class Honours for his law degree.

Recent work
  • Acting for clients in commercial contract dispute matters.

Did you know
Jack is a big advocate of stepping out of your comfort zone, and last year took up boxing, winning a white collar boxing bout. 


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