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New research released by the Law Society suggests that how far senior women can go in their legal careers may well depend on where they live.
As the solicitor profession becomes increasingly diverse, pressure is growing for greater equality in the workplace, the Law Society said.
The largest international survey of women in the law has been released to mark International Women's Day 2018, shedding light on the road to gender equality.
Law Society president Joe Egan, vice president Christina Blacklaws and deputy vice president Simon Davis made a joint statement asserting that everyone has a duty to help end harassment of any kind.
Lady Brenda Hale is the first woman to be appointed president of the Supreme Court.
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