Kamau Coar

General Counsel

Office Location: Chicago

Phone: +1 312 4961000

Kamau Coar is General Counsel of Heidrick & Struggles. He is also a member of the firm’s Management Committee and Operations Committee.

As general counsel, Kamau is responsible for oversight of the firm’s legal and regulatory matters globally.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles in 2012, Kamau was a Partner at Ungaretti & Harris LLP in Chicago. Coar began his legal career at Proskauer Rose LLP in New York.

Education:

Kamau received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Sociology from the Johns Hopkins University and a juris doctorate degree from the Duke University School of Law.