Richard M Paige

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1995 - University of Oxford, BA (Hons) Physiological Sciences (2:1)

1996 - City University, London, Diploma in Law

1997 - Inns of Court School of Law, BVC (‘very competent’)

1998 - Kings College, London, MA Medical Law & Ethics (Merit)


1998 - Pupil at 3 Raymond Buildings, London

1999 - Tenant at New Bailey Chambers, Preston

2001 - Tenant at Sovereign Chambers

2015 - Tenant at Park Square Barristers


2019 - Civil Recorder Appointment, North Eastern Circuit

2021 - Accredited Mediator, Civil Mediation Council

2023 - Crime Recorder Appointment – Western Circuit


North Eastern Circuit Personal Injury Bar Association Leeds and District Medico-Legal Society Associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

Richard was called to the bar in 1997 and appointed a Recorder (Civil) in 2019. He is able to undertake early neutral evaluations (ENE) and mediations in all areas of Civil law, particularly personal injury and clinical negligence. He is a former contributor to Butterworth’s Personal Injury Litigation Service and is ranked in the top tier of the Legal 500 directory and also Chambers and Partners. He has a interest in developing ODR (online dispute resolution).

Richard is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb).

Contact Richard’s clerks

Senior Clerk – Andy Reeves on 0113 213 5252

Talia Webster on 0113 202 8609

Joshua Duree on 0113 213 5246

Mike Alexander on 0113 2135268

Ben Ellison-Tope on 0113 2135207

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