Richard Allen

Burcher Jennings & Validatum

Richard has over 30 years’ unique litigation, legal costs and practice management experience, being one of the first to achieve Costs Lawyer status and make partner in a solicitor’s practice.

He is a founding non-executive director of the Costs Lawyer Standards Board and an accredited mediator and coach.

Richard has vast experience handling significant litigation and costs caseloads for major law firms, establishing and managing several litigation and costs departments nationally, including a top 50 practice, and having a central role managing a regional solicitors’ practice.

Richard specialises in boosting profitability, focusing on pricing, costs and practice management, both in the UK and internationally. As an experienced trainer, he delivers Pricing and Costs Masterclasses and develops bespoke training programmes for clients.

Richard is a senior consultant with Burcher Jennings and with Validatum, the leading international legal services pricing consultancy.

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Pricing Psychology and Technology: The Power of Insight

Can technology help firms comply with the new SRA pricing transparency requirements? Ever wondered why everyone sitting around you on a plane has paid a different price and what does that have to do with legal services pricing? With the democratisation, accessibility and affordability of AI and machine learning, it is becoming possible for even high street firms to take a much more sophisticated approach to pricing their work.

Richard Allen will be speaking in the following theatres:

Keynote 1 - Wednesday 12.00 - 12.45: Pricing Psychology and Technology: The Power of Insight

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    Solicitors Regulation Authority

    From set up to succession: tips for running your firm

  • George Stokes: Speaking at the Legalex

    George Stokes
    Claim Technology Limited

    Personal Injury: Using technology to maintain profitability post-April 2020

  • Joe Reevy: Speaking at the Legalex

    Joe Reevy
    Crosselerator Ltd

    How to use Connectedness and Influence to Build Your Practice FAST! (Why Networking Works)

  • Jason Chapman: Speaking at the Legalex

    Jason Chapman
    Legal Ombudsman

    Price transparency and cost complaints

  • Mike Westcott Rudd: Speaking at the Legalex

    Mike Westcott Rudd
    HM Land Registry

    The future of Land Registration