Penelope Warne


Chair, the Senior Partner and Head of Energy CMS, London


Penelope Warne is a Senior Partner, Chair of CMS Cameron McKenna's Managing Board and head of the firm's global oil and gas practice.

Ms Warne graduated in law from Bristol University (UK). After gaining experience with the international law firm Slaughter & May and being admitted as solicitor of England, Wales and Scotland, she joined CMS Cameron McKenna in 1993 and established the Aberdeen office. She subsequently established offices in Edinburgh, Rio, Dubai and Mexico.  

Ms Warne is an Honorary Fellow of the Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy (CEPMLP) at Dundee University, as well as Director of the Centre's annual UK Oil and Gas Law Week and a Trustee.