Julia Richards joined May, May & Merrimans, before the firm joined forces with Hunters in 2015, as a partner in 2007, following six years with Farrer & Co LLP.
Julia qualified in 1999 and advises on a broad range of private client issues. She has strong tax and trusts expertise and a particular interest in estate planning and heritage property.
Julia is recommended in both the Agriculture and Estates and the Personal Tax, Trust and Probate sections of The Legal 500 2016, recommended as “outstanding” and “technically very able.”
Julia is listed in the Personal tax, Trusts and Probate section of The Legal 500 2017 as “a thoughtful, conscientious and expert practitioner who exemplifies the firm’s valuable combination of a client-focused approach and professional competence.”
Julia is recommended in The Personal Tax, Trusts and Probate department in The Legal 500 2019.
- [Julia Richards and Alexandra Sarkis] “both take the time to really get under the skin of their very different clients and their needs and then tailor their approach accordingly. They provide clear advice and are excellent communicators whilst also being tough negotiators”
The Legal 500 2019
- Julia Richards is ‘a thoughtful, conscientious and expert practitioner who exemplifies the firm’s valuable combination of a client-focused approach and professional competence’.
The Legal 500 UK 2017
- “Technically very able”
Legal 500 2016
Legal 500 2016