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Diversity and inclusion

  • The success of any legal practice is based on its ability to understand and meet the needs of its clients. Whether your clients are individuals or organisations, large or small, the need for diversity on the legal profession is growing.

    We are committed to help the legal profession to be:

    • Inclusive - its composition reflecting the diversity of our society.
    • Responsive - able to provide a sensitive, appropriate and highly professional service to all sections of society.
    • Good employers - recruiting on merit and offering training and development opportunities to all employees regardless of background.
  • Latest from diversity and inclusion

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    A chat to mark International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

    Harun Tulunay talks to Chris Seel about experiencing homophobia in Turkey to mark International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia.

    17 May 2019

    Mental Health Awareness Week - the lawyer image

    Sarah Alonge and Kayleigh Leonie discuss the changing profile of the lawyer and the impact this can have on an individual's mental health.

    13 May 2019

    Disability, race and sexuality intersectionality conversation - part two

    Harun Tulunay sits down with Yasmin Sheikh to discuss his experience as a gay and ethnic minority man living with HIV.

    18 April 2019

    LGBT+ networking tips

    Members of our LGBT+ Lawyers Division share tips about how to get the most from networking opportunities, as developed during speed networking events.

    17 April 2019

    The benefits of role modelling

    Umar Kankiya and Leena Savjani draw attention to the importance of role models in aspiring and inspiring people to achieve their goals.

    8 April 2019

    A chat to mark Trans Day of Visibility

    Rachel Reese and Chris Seel talk about why Trans Day of Visibility is important, and what you can be doing to support the trans community.

    28 March 2019

    The importance of celebrating diversity in the legal calendar

    Celebrating diversity in the legal calendar is one way of highlighting the contribution ethnic minority lawyers make to the profession.

    21 March 2019

    Disability and intersectionality conversation - part one

    Yasmin Sheikh, vice chair of the Lawyers with Disabilities Division, sits down with Sarah Alonge to discuss disability and intersectionality.

    21 March 2019

    Bringing your whole self to work: Through the lens of a BAME woman lawyer

    Ruihua Wang and Marcia Longdon explore why BAME women have different experiences in the workplace to their white women peers.

    20 March 2019

    What LGBT History Month means to our LGBT+ Lawyers Division committee

    Members of our LGBT+ Lawyers Division committee share what LGBT History Month means to them, how they mark it, and why it is still important.

    27 February 2019
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