Richard Boynton

Partner Litigation
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Richard Boynton is a partner in the Firm's international litigation and arbitration group in London. Richard has extensive experience leading teams representing multi-national corporations, credit funds, private equity funds and international banks in litigation and arbitration throughout the world. Richard’s cases cover a variety of sectors and laws. Richard was described in The Legal 500 UK 2021 as “one of the best commercial litigation solicitors I’ve come across” and “Pound-for-pound he’s as good a commercial litigation solicitor as you could find.”



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2006, Admitted to practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • Nottingham Law SchoolLegal Practice Course2004
  • University of CambridgeM.A.Hons.2003