< Back to results

Richard Holland

Position: Solicitor

Richard acts for a range of Diocesan Boards of Finance, Parochial Church Councils and ecclesiastical charities on ecclesiastical law issues including, in particular, ecclesiastical property law.  

Richard has previously worked as in house legal counsel at Save the Children International and also with the British Army.

Recent experience

  • Advising on residential purchases and sales of Glebe, Parsonage, and Diocesan Trust property.
  • Acting for PCC’s in relation to a variety of commercial leases.
  • Advising clients on a wide variety of matters relating to Faculty Jurisdiction; including in relation to the grant of Licences over parts of Church curtilage, and in relation to Consistory Court injunctions.
  • Acting for vendors in Leasehold Enfranchisement proceedings.

Professional memberships

Law Society of England and Wales

Work history

2017 to present, Solicitor, Winckworth Sherwood

2016 to 2017, Legal Counsel, Save the Children International

2012 to 2016, Solicitor, British Army 

2009 to 2011, Trainee Solicitor, Watson, Farley and Williams

Contact details

Tel.       +44 (0)20 7593 5043

Fax.      +44 (0)20 7593 5099

Email.   rholland@wslaw.co.uk

View LinkedIn Profile

Download vCard

Filter people:


Upcoming Events :

Development risk workshop (for junior developers)

Thu 09 Nov 2017

Minerva House, 5 Montague Close, London SE1 9BB

Read more

Winckworth Sherwood’s "service is extremely good: it is very commercial and the expertise is strong".

Legal 500