Douglas Richmond, Esq.
Senior Vice President
AON Risk Services, Inc., Stamford, CT

Douglas Richmond is Senior Vice President in the Professional Services Group of AON Risk Services, the world’s largest broker of lawyers’ professional liability insurance, where he consults with Aon’s large law firm clients on professional responsibility and liability issues. Before joining Aon in Chicago, Mr. Richmond was a partner with Armstrong Teasdale LLP in Kansas City, Missouri, where he had a national trial and appellate practice. In 1998, he was named the nation’s top defense lawyer in an insurance industry poll as reported in the publications Inside Litigation and Of Counsel. He is a member of the American Law Institute, the American Board of Trial Advocates, the International Association of Defense Counsel, and the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel. He has published roughly 50 articles in university law reviews, and many more articles in other scholarly and professional journals. Mr. Richmond teaches Legal Ethics at the Northwestern University School of Law and he is a regular National Institute of Trial Advocacy faculty member. Mr. Richmond received his B.S. from Fort Hays State University., his M. Ed. from the University of Nebraska, and his J.D. from the University of Kansas.