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:
You can support the Diversity Access Scheme to make law careers more accessible.
The Lawyers with Disabilities Division is encouraging members to take part in the next stage of the Legally Disabled? research project.
Bridget Garrood is a consultant solicitor at Cartridges Law, and a member of The Law Society's LGBT+ Lawyers Division.
Laura Thomas tells us about common misconceptions people have about Pride, how she has celebrated it and what being an 'ally' to the LGBT+ community means.
Harun Tulunay talks to Chris Seel about experiencing homophobia in Turkey to mark International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia.
Sarah Alonge and Kayleigh Leonie discuss the changing profile of the lawyer and the impact this can have on an individual's mental health.
Your weekly update from the Law Society's public affairs team on all the latest developments and debates in Parliament and across Whitehall.
The legal professions of England and Wales - solicitors, barristers, and chartered legal executives - are joining together to mark Pride 2019.
The legal professions of England and Wales - solicitors, barristers and chartered legal executives - are joining together to mark Pride 2019.
Harun Tulunay sits down with Yasmin Sheikh to discuss his experience as a gay and ethnic minority man living with HIV.
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This full day recharger course is designed to support individuals seeking to return to the profession. It focuses on building confidence and boosting skills. This course may also be beneficial to those looking to further develop their career.