Market recognition

Kemp IT Law is widely recognised for its expertise in all aspects of IT law.

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Chambers 2020

  • ‘Richard Kemp is one of the most accomplished technology lawyers working today.’

  • ‘Kemp is recommended in particular for advice on cloud-based arrangements and data protection compliance.’

  • Sources say: ‘He has immense knowledge of the technology and information services industries. He is thoughtful and detailed in his advice, while also being pragmatic and recognising business constraints.’

Legal 500 2020

  • Hugely experienced, exceptional lawyer‘ Richard Kemp leads the practice and has a breadth of expertise across the sector.
  • Clients also praise Deirdre Moynihan who has ‘deep sector expertise, and provides clear and decisive advice‘.
  • Richard Kemp is ranked as a Leading Individual and appears in the Legal 500 Hall of Fame.
  • Deirdre Moynihan is listed as a Recommended Lawyer.



  • The team’s ability to tackle a very wide range of challenges and projects is nothing short of superlative.
  • It is able to distill complex legal concepts into layman’s terms and get to the critical issues with minimal fuss.
  • ‘Both Richard and Deirdre are an absolute pleasure to work with, they are both highly professional, knowledgeable and personable.

Who’s Who Legal 2020

  • a deep and varied level of expertise in the market, possessing an expansive practice advising on contractual and commercial elements in this space’. (WWL 2020 Information Technology)
  • praised for “practical and clear counsel”’. (WWL 2020 Privacy & Security)
  • renowned for first-rate counsel and commercial and regulatory matters across the sector’. (WWL 2020 Telecoms & Media)

Other media and industry awards

Since May 2015, we have won over 100 awards for legal expertise, innovation and business leadership including:

  • for IT, data protection, communications and e-commerce law
  • for innovation, technology, office environment and business development and
  • as UK IT Law Firm of the Year and Boutique Firm of the Year


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