Richard Kemp

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One of the most accomplished technology lawyers working today.” (Chambers UK 2020)

One of the best IT lawyers in the country.” (Who’s Who Legal 2020)

Richard 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 is consistently top ranked in the leading directories. He appears in Legal 500’s Hall of Fame 2020 and is ranked by Who’s Who Legal 2020 as a Global Elite Thought Leader for Data.

  • ‘Richard has excellent knowledge of his market, provides accurate commercial advice and gives invaluable direction on tactics and strategy.’ (Legal 500 2020)
  • ‘Richard has a down to earth and practical approach and he has a gravitas and experience which enables him to manage complex issues in a way which clients find reassuring and clear.’ (Legal 500 2020)
  • ‘Richard has such an assured manner and his experience seems to be second to none.’ (Legal 500 2020)
  • ‘Praised for his “ability to cut through to the key issues”’. (Who’s Who Legal 2020)
  • ‘Renowned for his remarkable facility for first-rate counsel on commercial and regulatory matters across the sector.’ (Who’s Who Legal 2020)

As a law firm leader, Richard has a track record of innovation and achievement. He set up Kemp & Co in 1997, Kemp Little in 2001 and Kemp IT Law in 2014.