Richard Solomon B.L. Panellist

Richard Solomon B.L.


Richard has a strong commercial background having spent his early career managing and operating wholesale electrical and music distribution businesses. His experience included international licensing and copyrighting, international contracts and all aspects of company marketing, financial accounting and staff training and development.

Attracted to legal practice because of the interplay between law and business, Richard’s legal career has focused on commercial, corporate and civil law disputes. He has particular interest in copyright, competition, intellectual property, commercial, banking, employment, matrimonial property, procurement and property disputes.

A certified mediator, Richard brings strong interpersonal and negotiation skills as well as his commercial experience to help clients resolve disputes.


Bachelor of Legal Science (Queen’s University, Belfast) B.Legal Sc

Bachelor of Arts Business (University of Ulster) B.A. (Hons)

M.Sc. Master of Science- International Business (University of Ulster/Harvard and IMD)

Certificate in Copyright Law (Harvard Law School)

Certificate in Commercial Property (Institute of Professional Legal Studies)

Certificate in Professional Legal Studies (Institute of Professional Legal Studies)


‘Implications of Digital Distribution on Copyright Law’, 2005


Richard is married with four children and one grandson. His interests include music, cinema and reading as well as voluntary service in community pro bono activities.

Read Richard’s Articles

Mediation of Matrimonial Property Disputes