Janet Marion GAYMER

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1947-07-11
Education Nuneaton HS for Girls, St Hilda's Coll Oxford (MA), LSE (LLM)
Publications N/A
Recreations watercolour and oil painting, swimming, theatre, music, opera
Clubs RAF, Athenaeum, Arts
Style Dame Janet Gaymer, DBE, QC
Career admitted slr 1973; Simmons & Simmons: ptnr and head Employment Law Dept 1977-, sr ptnr 2001-06; cmmr for public appts 2006-10; chm Employment Law Ctee Law Soc 1993-96 (memb 1987), former chm Employment Law Sub-Ctee City of London Law Soc 1987; fndr chm and vice-pres Employment Lawyers Assoc 1993, fndr chm and hon chm European Employment Lawyers Assoc 1998; memb Editorial Advsy Bd: Sweet & Maxwell's Encyclopaedia of Employment Law 1987, Tolley's Health and Safety at Work 1995-2006; memb: Justice Ctee Industrial Tbnls 1987, Cncl ACAS 1995-2001, Cncl Justice 1995- (also memb Exec Bd 1995-2003); memb Steering Bd Employment Tbnls Service 2001-06; chair: Employment Tbnl System Taskforce 2001-02, reconstituted Employment Tbnl System Taskforce 2003-06; co-chair Consultation Steering Panel Legal Educn and Trg Review 2011-13; ind memb Speaker's Ctee Ind Parly Standards Authy 2011-, memb Bd Financial Ombudsman Service 2011-13, memb Mgmnt Bd House of Commons 2013-; hon fell St Hilda's Coll Oxford 2002- (visiting law fell 1998), hon visiting prof in the practice of strategy and human resources Faculty of Mgmnt Cass Businnes Sch 2008; memb Bd of Govrs Royal Shakespeare Co 1999-2009, memb Bd Int Women of Excellence 2004-, memb Advsy Bd City Women's Network 2013- (patron 2007-13); tstee Employers Network for Equality and Inclusion (formerly Employers Forum on Age) 2008-13; patron: Assoc of Women Slrs 2000-13, Target (founding tstee 2008-12), Ovarian Cancer 2012-; The Times Woman of Achievement in the Law Award 1997, Ptnr of the Year The Lawyer/HIFAL Award 1998, Lifetime Achievement Award City of London Law Soc 2006; Hon LLD Univ of Nottingham 2004, Hon Dr Univ of Surrey 2006, Hon LLD Coll of Law 2009, Hon LLD Univ of Westminster 2013; Freeman Worshipful Co of Slrs 1977, Liveryman City of London Slrs Co 2007; affiliate IPD, memb Law Soc; memb CIArb; FRSA
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