Director of the Climate and Sustainability Practice
Global Counsel
Lorna Ritchie

Lorna is director of Global Counsel's Climate and Sustainability practice. Over the last ten years, Lorna has worked as a policy advisor on Climate Change for the UK government. Lorna led the UK Presidency's Adaptation Negotiations at COP26 and prior to that, led the UK's carbon markets negotiations. Earlier in her career, Lorna worked with energy intensive industries to develop policies to reduce their emissions including developing the UK's strategy to reduce industrial emissions to meet domestic targets. At GC, Lorna leads on providing policy and regulatory advice and assisting clients to understand both their risks and opportunities.