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Richard King

Consultant, Bignon De Keyser

+ 44 (0)77 40 30 37 05


Richard is a partner at Bignon De Keyser, a consultancy dedicated to the legal industry.  Based in London, he was Chief Legal Operations Officer at Herbert Smith Freehills, where he worked for 19 years.  Before that he was at Andersen and EY, and began life as a corporate lawyer at Linklaters.  In more recent roles he’s worked with professional services businesses in the legal services sector on issues of strategy, management and governance, and running legal operations functions, with a focus on improving service delivery through process, technology and innovation.

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About Bignon De Keyser

Bignon De Keyser

Bignon De Keyser is a consultancy dedicated to helping professional services businesses operating in the legal sector. All our partners and people have worked in international legal and professional services businesses and this experience enables us to support our clients across all the strategic and organizational issues they face.

We operate internationally, with offices in France, the UK and Belgium, and we have established expertise advising clients of all shapes and sizes from around the world including Europe, the Americas, the Middle East and Africa.

We help our clients to develop their strategy, renew their business development and client relationship management, refresh their governance and management models (including partner remuneration and leadership development), and improve operational efficiency, for instance through better technology, process and skills. Our work extends to support for the design and delivery of learning and development solutions, including coaching for leadership and management. With our background in multidisciplinary organisations, we assist our clients to improve the collaboration and integration within their businesses.

In a world of intensifying volatility and uncertainty, we combine our insight with our clients’ thinking to help them innovate, to anticipate, lead and shape change, and be at the leading-edge of whatever opportunity the future offers.

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