Nicholas Cheffings– Chair
Nicholas is a Senior Counsel and former Partner of Hogan Lovells, the global law firm, and was its Chair for six years to 2018. Nicholas has long been committed to diversity and inclusion. Since 2016, he has been the Chairman of PRIME, a charity with over 60 law firm members committed to promoting wider access to the legal sector for school-age students. He is a member of Women in Law London’s Advisory Panel; a founding member of the Senior Leaders Forum of the Lord Mayor’s Power of Diversity initiative; a Committee member of Real Estate Balance, which seeks to address the UK real estate sector’s gender imbalance; Chair of the British Paralympic Association’s Parallel Club. He is also a trustee of ISLP UK, a charity providing pro bono legal services outside the UK, a trustee of The CareTech Charitable Foundation and a former Council member of Heart of the City.