Richard Foyster - Partner

Richard is Head of Personal Injury at Ashtons Legal and specialises in high-value workplace and employer’s liability claims and increasingly on mesothelioma cases.

He also represents clients in road traffic accidents, product liability claims and public liability claims.

Richard has settled many cases with a value of more than £1m, his recent work includes:

  • Obtaining a settlement of over £4m for a young man who suffered brain injuries and a number of orthopaedic injuries in a road traffic accident.  The High Court Judge approving the settlement made it clear that he felt Richard had negotiated very effectively on behalf of his client.

Richard is recognised by the Association of Personal Injury Solicitors (APIL) as a Senior Litigator and is a member of the Solicitors Regulation Authority Personal Injury Panel. He is ranked in Band 1 by Chambers UK for Claimant Personal Injury work. He is a Trustee of the Felixstowe Citizens Advice Bureau.