LONDON, (15 May, 2017) – Brigid North, a partner in the London real estate practice has been shortlisted as a Champion in the third annual Rising Star Awards hosted by WearetheCity.

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Type: Firm Award, News Releases

The awards focus on the UK’s female talent pipeline at below management level, while also celebrating Champions, recognising the efforts of senior leaders, both male and female, who are actively supporting the female pipeline.

Brigid serves as vice-chair of Reed Smith’s women’s initiative network’s London committee and regularly organises panel discussions and events for women within the firm. She is an aspirational role model for many of the firm’s associates, and serves as a career advisor to seven women, devoting time and energy to mentor them through their careers and the obstacles they face along the way. In particular, Brigid has an interest in assisting women among the associate body who feel that combining partnership with family is not possible.