Head of Responsible Business
Kate is Head of Responsible Business at Pinsent Masons and leads on our award winning community investment and diversity and inclusion strategies.
Kate studied Law at the University of Sheffield and is a qualified solicitor with over 12 years’ experience of working within the Responsible Business sector and an MA in Applied and Professional Ethics from the University of Leeds.
Under Kate’s leadership of Pinsent Masons’ Responsible Business initiatives, the firm has been recognised as the ‘Most Inclusive Employer’ in the Stonewall Workplace Equality Index, a Times Top 50 Employer for Women, a Working Families Top 10 employer and Business in the Community’s National Example of Excellence for Education. The firm has also achieved the EY National Equality Standard.
Kate has been recognised as a Responsible Business Game Changer by Business in the Community and is a Fellow of the Institute of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability.
Naomi specialises in providing risk management and dispute resolution advice to clients across the construction and engineering industries.
Joe specialises in employment law, focussing on strategic level Tribunal cases and non-contentious matters. Joe is a finalist in the category 'Rising Star of the Year' at the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2019.
John is a Finance & Projects Partner specialising in the delivery of complex infrastructure and energy projects both in the UK and internationally, acting for procuring authorities, private sector sponsors and funding vehicles.