Penelope Warne

Penelope Warne has had a 40 year legal career starting with 5 years at Slaughter and May, followed by founding her own law firm which she then transitioned into her career at CMS, establishing their Aberdeen office and enjoying over 30 years as a leading UK and international Energy lawyer. She was the Chair and The Senior Partner of CMS for 10 years renowned for leading successful impact, growth and mergers and for being a champion of diversity. She has now founded her own business LawEverything to pursue various assignments.


What does “paving the way” for future generations mean to you?

“It is important for women who have been successful in law to be role models and to inspire new generations of both women and men. We all need to embrace , share and communicate the values of equality , diversity, respect , excellence , the environment , the Rule of Law and access to justice.”