Baker McKenzie Global Chair Named Top Lawyer Among Champions of Women in Business

Baker McKenzie Global Chair Named Top Lawyer Among Champions of Women in Business

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Chamber Member News Post Date: 09/27/17 Source: Baker & McKenzie By: Baker & McKenzie
Summary

Paul Rawlinson, Global Chair of leading global law firm Baker McKenzie, has been ranked as the leading lawyer in the Male Champion of Women in Business report by The Financial Times and HERoes, a gender-equality initiative. In this inaugural ranking, Paul is named as one of 30 Male Champions of Women in Business, for helping to effect the greatest changes in women’s careers in the UK and beyond.

The list was put together by the FT and HERoes in response to the lack of gender diversity in boardrooms. Not having female representation at the top has an impact across all levels of an organization and more must be done across all sectors and industries to develop a pool of diverse rising talent.

Paul Rawlinson was commended for his unequivocal desire to further Baker McKenzie's global focus on diversity. His submission highlighted his active support of the London office's high profile HeForShe campaign, which saw over 70% of male partners becoming HeForShe ambassadors. Read Full Article