Richard Kirschke is a highly experienced training practitioner with a background as a qualified solicitor and professionally trained actor.
After reading law at Cambridge University, Richard trained at Linklaters and has worked as a contract lawyer in numerous City firms including Slaughter and May and Mayer Brown, gaining strong experience in Commercial Dispute Resolution.
Richard trained as an actor at BSA and also received a Speech and Communications Diploma from the Royal College of Music. He has worked as a professional actor in theatre, film and television, including on ITV. Richard attends ‘Method Acting’ London, an on-going class led by one of the UK’s pre-eminent method acting teachers, continually gaining new insights which enhance his value as drama-based training practitioner.
Richard has worked in the UK, mainland Europe and the Middle-East, delivering training to a variety of UK and international law firms, including CMS Cameron McKenna, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Norton Rose Fulbright. He brings his own experience and vision around training and corporate roleplay to every client, using his knowledge to help lawyers develop and hone their skills in a safe and effective learning environment.