Richard Atkins


Harpenden Office

T01582 714603

Richard is a Partner in Taylor Walton’s Residential Conveyancing team and specialises in prime residential sales and purchases. He also heads up the firms Relocation Unit which acts for blue chip corporate clients.

Having read law at Leicester University, he trained at the College of Law in Guildford before joining a regional law firm. He became a Partner in a specialist property practice in London and subsequently joined Taylor Walton in 1995.

Outside Taylor Walton, Richard is a past President of the Hertfordshire Law Society and chair of the Land Law Committee. He is a member of the National Law Society’s Conveyancing and Land Law Committee and is the circuit solicitor for the Harpenden Methodist Church.

Richard has written widely on conveyancing issues and is regularly quoted in both the national and specialist legal press. He has also acted as legal adviser on several BBC property programmes.


What our clients say

“Thank you so much for all your help.  You have been instrumental in the deal being kept alive and I thank you for your persistence, patience and professionalism throughout the process, often in the face of adversity!”

Mr P from Harpenden