Richard Harrington is in-house counsel with the GCRA. Richard joined the Authority in 2019 as an experienced litigation lawyer, having previously worked in private practice in London and Guernsey.
Since joining the GCRA, Richard has been involved in the range of work undertaken by the Authority, including advising the team on pre-litigation and litigation matters across the full range of supervisory areas and supporting competition law enforcement investigations and interventions. He also advises on economic regulatory matters in the telecommunications and electricity sectors and assists the Legal Director with assessments of mergers and acquisitions notifications.
Richard was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 2010, was admitted as a solicitor of England and Wales in 2014. He studied International Politics as his undergraduate degree and is a member of the Guernsey International Legal Association