Tooher & Barone, LLP is pleased to announce Richard Webster as a new addition to the firm. In his new role as Senior Staff Attorney, Richard will primarily focus on the firm’s environmental litigation matters.
Richard is a seasoned litigator with extensive experience in state and federal courts. He has a proven track record of getting excellent results for clients in challenging circumstances.
Originally an environmental scientist from the UK, Richard retrained to be a lawyer after he came to the USA in 1996. He enjoys the ability to use litigation to rectify environmental harms.
Prior to joining the firm, Richard was the Legal Director of Riverkeeper, a position that got him involved in many pressing environmental issues in New York State.
Outside of work, Richard is an avid hiker, traveler, and cook. Richard enjoys hiking in the Catskills and Adirondacks, among many other locations.