Lynette Williams

Global Head of Client & Market Development, Clifford Chance

Lynette is a business development and strategic marketing professional with 25 years experience in the legal industry. Lynette has been with Clifford Chance for 9 years and leads their global Client and Market Development function which comprises 150 professionals in 23 countries. She leads the firm’s global strategic client program, the client feedback program, and has oversight of all practice and sector development.

Lynette was previously with Herbert Smith where she was head of business development for the international dispute resolution practice. Prior to this she was director of business development and marketing for Australian law firm Clayton Utz.

Lynette has a Bachelor of Business (Marketing) and a Masters of Government and Commercial Law. She is a graduate of the Leading Professional Services program at Harvard Business School.