Laura Cameron

Pinsent Masons appoints Laura Cameron as global managing partner

Pinsent Masons has appointed Laura Cameron (pictured) as its new global managing partner. She will become the first woman to lead the UK firm, taking over from John Cleland on 1 may.

Cameron joined Pinsent Masons in 1994 and has been with the firm for nearly three decades.

She is currently global head of the risk advisory services group, which encompasses the firm’s technology, media and telecoms practices; regulatory and tax; litigation; intellectual property; and construction disputes.

Irina Wakstein