Richard Jacques


Richard specializes in providing senior counsel to many of the firm’s larger and international clients, spanning corporate, financial and public affairs advice. He also plays a leading role in Brunswick’s M&A practice.

Prior to joining Brunswick in 2000, Richard was a diplomat based in Brussels representing the UK Government on industry and competition issues.

Clients have included BT, ITV, BHP Billiton, Prudential, Nationwide, and Hutchison Whampoa. Major transaction experience includes BHP Billiton's bid for Potash Corp, Kraft's acquisition of Cadbury, the sale of EMI, and BAA's acquisition by Ferrovial.