Rachel Atkins joins Smart Works as Trustee

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Rachel Atkins as a Trustee of Smart Works Charity. 

Having featured in The Lawyer Hot 100 list and ‘Lawyer of the Week’ in the Times, Rachel brings a wealth of experience to the charity, and we’re excited to work with her as we look to reach more women in need. Fronting the 2020 Global Leaders in Law ‘Be Kind’ Report on the importance of empathy in business and leadership resilience, Rachel believes reputation is the bedrock of a healthy business. 

As well as being a leader in her field, Rachel is a legacy leader and won Citywealth’s Power Women Awards for ‘Woman of the Year for Leadership’. A partner at Schillings and an expert lawyer in her field, Rachel will join the Board with immediate effect. On her appointment, Rachel commented,

feel privileged to work with the experts on the Smart Works team and am really excited to help more women find the confidence they need to maximise their potential.”

You can read more about her background and reasons for joining the Smart Works Board here.