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Conyers hosts successful gender diversity roundtable in London

September 2013 Sheba Raza

Conyers Dill & Pearman’s London office, in partnership with Lex Mundi, recently hosted a successful roundtable discussion on “Gender Diversity in the Boardroom”. Sheba Raza, Counsel in Conyers’ London office, moderated a lively debate on the comparative merits of quota legislation, compliance with corporate governance codes and self-regulation by the international business community.

More than 30 representatives from the London offices of 16 Lex Mundi member firms participated in the discussion, which included summaries on the current approaches being taken in the UK, Ireland, Belgium, the Nordic countries and Canada from Kenneth Shand of Maclay Murray & Spens LLP, Kathleen Garrett of Arthur Cox, Christel van den Eynden of Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick, Ann Grewar of LOGOS Legal Services and Jennifer Maxwell of Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP respectively.

Lex Mundi is the world’s leading network of independent law firms with experience in over 100 countries. Each member firm is selected on the basis of its leadership in – and continued commitment to – its local market.

For more information on the event, please click here.


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