Judy Mackenzie Stuart

Knowledge Strategy Director, Berwin Leighton Paisner

Judy Mackenzie Stuart is BLP’s global Knowledge Strategy Director, responsible for defining and implementing all aspects of the firm’s global knowledge and information strategy including creation, capture and dissemination of knowledge and information, and leveraging new KM and information management technologies for the benefit of clients and firm.  She is also responsible for BLP’s Streamline team, focusing on legal process improvement, Lean Six Sigma projects and legal project management.

Prior to joining BLP in 2016, Judy was Chief Knowledge Officer of Shearman & Sterling LLP, and has over 25 years’ experience of working in international law firms.  She trained and practised as an EU and competition lawyer at Linklaters before moving to Clifford Chance in a business management role. At Shearman & Sterling she held senior business services roles in practice management and risk/compliance prior to focusing exclusively on knowledge and information management from 2011.