Speaker

Richard Kemp

Richard Kemp

Founder

Kemp IT Law

Biography

Richard Kemp, Founder, Kemp IT Law

Richard Kemp is widely recognised as one of the world’s top IT lawyers. He has built an outstanding reputation for advice that combines commerciality and client service with innovative legal solutions to the business challenges of technology development, deployment and regulation. As an IT lawyer, Richard has won numerous industry accolades over the past twenty years. He has been top ranked individually in the UK legal directories since 1997 and in the ‘Expert Guide to the World’s Leading Lawyers – Best of the Best’ series since 2001. As a law firm leader, Richard has a track record of achievement and innovation. He set up Kemp & Co in 1997 and led its successor practice Kemp Little into the top rank of UK IT firms in 2011 and is the only specialist to be ranked in the ‘FT Law 50’ of innovative European law firms each year from 2006 to 2012. He established Kemp IT Law in 2014 and the firm has won more than 20 awards and nominations for legal expertise, innovation and legal business leadership in its first three years.