Stewart Chippindale is the Director of the firm’s Legal Operations function, a network of business experts who work closely with our lawyers to provide high-quality, practical support for our clients. Legal Operations brings together specialist teams who ensure that our legal advice is delivered faster and at the right price as well as developing innovative tools and processes to improve the way we work with and for our clients.
Up until July 2019, Stewart was the firm's Chief Operating Officer for Asia, based in Hong Kong and focused on executing the firm’s Asia strategy and encouraging collaboration across the 10 offices in our Asia region. Stewart worked in our London office from 2000 – 2013 holding a number of roles including COO in our Stockholm office and Business Manager for our Global Dispute Resolution practice.
Stewart is a founding member of the firm’s Asia LGBT & Ally Network and was awarded an LGBT + Executive Sponsor Award by Community Business Hong Kong in 2018.
Education and qualifications
Stewart studied Economics at the University of Liverpool and is a chartered accountant.