- Notable practitioner for 'Personal Injury: Mainly Defendant (UK-wide)'
"Richard West regularly advises insurers in connection with catastrophic injury claims and motor insurance coverage disputes. He has handled many high-value claims in this area."
Chambers UK 2020
- Recommended Lawyer for 'Personal injury: defendant (South East)'
"Richard West is a fine legal mind and an incomparable team leader; these characteristics make him one of the real standout individuals in the sector for insurance clients."
The Legal 500 UK 2019/20
- Commended for 'Innovation in the Business of Law: Strategy and changing behaviours' (FT Innovative Lawyers Europe 2019)
- Notable practitioner for 'Personal Injury: Mainly Defendant (UK-wide)
"He is my solicitor of choice on complex catastrophic injury claims,"
"He has a superb legal mind but just as importantly understands the commercial aspects of dealing with high-value claims."
Chambers UK 2019
- Leading Individual and Recommended Lawyer for 'Personal injury: defendant (South East)'
"…'approachable' practice lead Richard West, who has 'outstanding legal knowledge and an excellent reputation in the market'."
The Legal 500 UK 2018/19
- Included in the The Best Lawyers™ in the United Kingdom 2019 for Personal Injury Litigation (Chelmsford)
- Leading Individual for Personal Injury
Chambers UK 2017 & 2018
- Recommended Lawyer for Personal Injury (defendant)
The Legal 500 UK 2017