In recent years, he has become one of the "go to" barristers for those accused of breaches of the Rules of Racing for advice and representation, and has represented some of the very biggest names in the sport; he has been instructed in many of the most significant and high profile cases, including those concerning:
- Running and riding
- Race fixing and corruption
- Horse welfare
- The bringing of racing into disrepute
Roderick's experience and profile is such that he was consulted by the BHA as part of the Quinlan Review into the sport's disciplinary processes and also on issues concerning the re-drawing of the Rules of Racing in relation to disclosure in dicsciplinary cases, inside information, doping and running and riding.
Roderick is a natural and accomplished horseman. All his horses are ex racehorses that he has successfully re-homed. Roderick has worked in racing and knows the sport inside out. He is regularly able to put this knowledge and experience to good use when representing licencsed individuals.