Richard Williams


Richard Williams is a Barrister at the Queensland Bar. He specialises in succession law, trusts and family law.

He studied Law at Cambridge University and was first called to the Bar in England and Wales in 1993.

He has been a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) since 1999 and has served a six-year term as a Director of STEP Worldwide. He is Deputy Chair of the Queensland Branch of STEP, Deputy Chair of STEP Australia and Chair of the STEP Australia Editorial Committee.

He is an Adjunct Lecturer, Queensland, for the College of Law's Master of Applied Law (Wills & Estates) Program, and a regular presenter at conferences and seminars.

Publications and Editorial Contacts

Statutory Will Applications: A Practical Guide, Contact: Practitioner Texts


Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)

Areas of expertise
Succession Law
Family Law
Academic Qualifications
Master of Arts (Cambridge)
Trust and Estate Practitioner (TEP)
Professional Organisation
Roma Mitchell Chambers
Authored by
'Statutory Will Applications: A Practical Guide'