Rick has experience of defending claims brought against veterinary surgeons. His recent cases include:
- Defending a specialist provider of veterinary services for the commercial poultry industry in a multi-million pound claim arising from the sale and supply of a vaccine. Junior Counsel to Sue Carr QC.
- Acting for a veterinary surgeon in a claim arising from the death of a famous event horse.
- Acting for a veterinary surgeon in a claim arising from the treatment of sand cracks.
Rick has also given talks on the liability of veterinary surgeons generally and more specifically in the context of pre-purchase examinations and the increasing number of claims relating to the buying and selling of horses.