Penelope Warne


Chair CMS, UK


Penelope Warne is The Senior Partner, UK Chair of global law firm CMS and head of the firm's global energy practice.

Ms Warne graduated in law from Bristol University (UK). Qualified as both a solicitor of England, Wales and Scotland, she joined CMS in 1993 and established the Aberdeen office. She has built a global oil and gas practice and 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 and member of the Vice Chancellors Circle of Oxford University.