SM&B’s Women’s Exchange 2019, with guest speaker Janet Taras, held at London’s Mandrake Hotel

SM&B’s network for professional women, the Women’s Exchange, met last week at London’s Mandrake Hotel for a social evening with award-winning guest speaker Janet Taras.

Partner Natalie Wright welcomes guests to Women's Exchange 2019Janet’s talk, ‘Courageous Conversations’, looked at examples from her life as an Executive, sparking discussions on the ways Janet has developed to be more empowered in communicating as a professional.

Janet Taras talks to guests at Women's Exchange 2019One guest commented: “It was just great to spend time with such a sassy and successful group of women. I came away inspired and better connected!”

The Women’s Exchange host events annually for professional women connected to SM&B’s network, designed to be a relaxing and informal place for clients, contacts and lawyers of the firm to meet and socialise. If you would like to attend future events, please email