Bernice Dunsmuir

Consultant, London

“I am a corporate lawyer and work in the corporate professional support team. I focus on the latest legal and regulatory developments and organise our seminar and round table programmes to help keep clients up to date with all they need to know to help stay ahead and manage risk. I specialise in corporate governance issues and have a particular expertise in boardroom reviews/ evaluations”

Overview

Professional experience

Education and qualifications

Overview

Bernice is a corporate lawyer and spent 10 years advising clients on a variety of transactions from IPOs to takeovers. She now ensures that our clients and internal team are kept up to date with the latest developments through our publications, seminars and round tables. She follows a wide range of developments but has a focus on corporate governance issues, in particular on what affects boards and how they operate. As well as presenting and writing, Bernice also coaches our internal team on both of these business skills.

Professional experience

She is a trustee of Wildhearts Foundation, a charity aimed at addressing social mobility in the UK by equipping young people with key development and employability skills, and at addressing gender inequality in the developing world by supporting women and girls, from providing microloans for women to start their own business to helping young girls stay in and thrive in school.

Education and qualifications

Law, University of Edinburgh, Diploma in Legal Studies, the University of Glasgow.