The People Behind Our Success

At HHB Law, our people are at the heart of everything we are and everything we do. Our ability to excel on behalf of our clients, the quality of the work that we attract and our innovative mindset, are all driven by our people.


Richard Bell

Richard Bell

Solicitor and Managing Director

Richard is an experienced commercial lawyer and a renowned civil and commercial litigator, often succeeding against much larger corporate and commercial firms and taking cases as far as the Court of Appeal.

Richard qualified as a solicitor in 1968 with March Pearson & Green (now incorporated in Pannone LLP) following which he joined the company law department of Theodore Goddard & Co. (now incorporated in Addleshaw Goddard) in the City of London. After a brief spell dealing with matrimonial and criminal litigation in the Lake District, Richard moved to a Leeds firm specialising in commercial and intellectual property law.

In 1980 Richard joined Bob Haworth at Hall Brydon. In 1985 they re-established Haworth Holt Bell in Hale.

Richard lives in Timperley with his wife and daughter and enjoys outdoor pursuits and boating.


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