Casey Ryan, Reed Smith's Global Head of Legal Personnel, a member of the firm’s Executive Committee, and a prominent partner in its Labor & Employment practice, and Tamara Box, the firm's Managing Partner in Europe & the Middle East, a member of the firm’s Executive Committee and a leading partner in its Structured Finance team, are among the women recognized this year.
"Tamara and Casey are two of Reed Smith's top leaders championing the advancement of women in our firm and throughout the legal profession," said Sandy Thomas, Reed Smith's Global Managing Partner. "Both have made significant contributions to create a more diverse and inclusive workplace and to develop resources and programming that furthers the development of a gender-equal environment. We are delighted that INvolve and Yahoo Finance recognize how important their contributions have been and continue to be for our firm, our lawyers, our clients and our communities. It is well-deserved achievement."
INvolve is a worldwide membership organization championing diversity and inclusion in business. According to its founder & CEO Suki Sandhu, OBE, "This recognition has one aim – to create gender parity in workplaces across the globe. The role models we’re recognizing aren't just those who have achieved success themselves – they're those who are committed to lifting others with them as they climb, and ultimately fuelling the female talent pipeline."