Andy Daws

Experienced leader, innovator and change agent with sixteen years’ experience in the legal industry ranging from start-ups to blue-chips on both sides of the Pond. A frequent speaker and writer on innovation and disruption in the legal services industry, and having fun bringing together the often-disparate worlds of business, law and technology.

After receiving his MA from Brunel University, he moved to the States in 2012 to establish and head-up the New York office for Riverview Law, a regulated UK law firm dubbed by many market commentators “the most innovative law firm in the world”. Within the space of five years, Riverview has grown a client base of global corporations, and garnered much attention for its disruptive approach, including a published Harvard Business School case study and numerous industry awards.

Andy is also a founding member of the executive team at Kim Technologies, and serves as its Chief Customer Officer. Kim’s Knowledge Automation Platform utilizes artificial intelligence to enable knowledge workers in any industry to automate their own processes, workflows and documents in a matter of hours, and recently won two prestigious industry awards: The ‘Innovation in Technology and Data Analytics’ award at The Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Europe Awards 2016, and ‘Most innovative client-facing technology’ at The Lawyer Business Leadership Awards 2016.