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Alicia is Reed Smith’s Director of Learning and Development for the EMEA region. She has spent nearly two decades, in her words, “… growing the human being within all legal professionals.” Alicia is an award-winning learning and development professional who has designed management and leadership programmes for partners, attorneys and business professionals. She is an acclaimed coach and trained practitioner in the application of psychometric tools, with the ultimate goal of furthering professional and career development for aspiring and high-potential lawyers; transforming contextual leadership for partners; and developing exceptional business leaders.


  • Staffordshire University, B.A.
  • M.A.

  • Chair of NEXUS – formerly TNON: The Network Of Networks for LGBT+
  • LETG: Legal Education and Training Group
  • EMCC: European Mentoring and Coaching Council

Awards & Recognition

  • We Are The City Rising Star in Law - 2015
  • Listed in Brummel: Most Inspirational Women in The City
  • Shortlisted, 2016 British LGBT Awards, Diversity Champion of the year
  • Listed in top 30 Inspirational Women Influencers 2017: Brummell Magazine 
  • Winner, LETG Awards: Best Internal Learning Programme 2017
  • Shortlisted, Inspirational Woman of the Year 2018 at the Powerwomen Awards