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Diversity League Table

The Results

Back issues of the Diversity League Table can now be viewed online. Please click the links below to access a digital edition.

Diversity League Table 2010 - Digital Edition

Diversity League Table 2009 - Digital Edition

 

2013 Results

Currently only available in hard copy format. To obtain a copy of the full report, please email diversity@blacksolicitorsnetwork.co.uk

 

2012 Results

Currently only available in hard copy format. To obtain a copy of the full report, please email diversity@blacksolicitorsnetwork.co.uk

 

2011 Results

For a summary of the 2011 results, please follow the link to view the Launch Press Release.

To obtain a copy of the full report, please email diversity@blacksolicitorsnetwork.co.uk

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UK Diversity Legal Awards

 

(Recognising and promoting diversity across the legal profession)

 

These national industry awards recognise the work of those organisations and individuals who are making significant contributions in the area of promoting diversity within, and equality of access into, the legal profession.

 

 

The winners of UK Diversity Legal Awards 2013 were announced at the launch of the 2013 Diversity League Table. The event was held in November 2013 and was hosted by Hogan Lovells LLP in London.


Winners of the 2013 Diversity Legal Awards:

  • Recruitment: “Attracting Talent”: Clifford Chance LLP
  • Retention: “Talent Management”: Matrix Chambers
  • Promotion: “Progressing Talent: Linklaters LLP
  • Firm of the Year: Matthew Arnold & Baldwin LLP
  • Chambers of the Year: Matrix Chambers
  • Diversity Champion:  Tom Shropshire. Partner at Linklaters LLP

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The winners of UK Diversity Legal Awards 2012 were announced at the launch of the 2012 Diversity League Table. The event was held in November 2012 and was hosted by the Law Society.

 

Winners of the 2012 Diversity Legal Awards:

  • Recruitment: “Attracting Talent”: Rare Recruitment
  • Retention: “Talent Management”: Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • Firm of the Year: Shoosmiths LLP
  • Chambers of the Year: Hardwicke Chambers

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The winners of UK Diversity Legal Awards 2011 were announced at the launch of the 2011 Diversity League Table. The event was held in November 2011 and was hosted by City firm, Linklaters LLP. Over 160 people filled the large auditorium and listened to a keynote speech delivered by the Solicitor General, Edward Garnier QC MP. This was preceded by a lively Diversity Panel Discussion involving; Michael Webster (DLT Editor) Professor Peter Urwin (DLT’s Head Researcher) and Vanessa Havard-Williams, (Partner and co-chair of the Gender Network at Linklaters). The discussion, and the evening, was hosted by BBC News Education Correspondent, Reeta Chakrabarti.

 

2011 RESULTS:

 

Recruitment: “Attracting Talent”

  • SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP - WINNER
  • WITHERS LLP - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • K&L GATES LLP - COMMENDED

 

Retention:  “Talent Management”

  • 25 BEDFORD ROW - WINNER
  • RUSSELL JONES & WALKER LLP - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • O’MELVENY & MYERS LLP - COMMENDED

 

DLT Firm of the Year

  • SHOOSMITHS - WINNER

DLT Chambers of the Year

  • Hardwicke Chambers - WINNER

 

Diversity Champion 2011

 

  • Paulette Mastin – Linklaters LLP   - JOINT WINNER
  • Rita Tappia – Shoosmiths            - JOINT WINNER

The 2011 Diversity Legal Awards were sponsored by: The Law Society and DMJ Legal.

 

 

 

For information about the UK Diversity Legal Awards or to request an entry form, email: diversity@blacksolicitorsnetwork.co.uk . Please put “Awards” in the subject line. Submissions are accepted from firms and Chambers of ALL sizes. Submissions are also accepted from firms and Chambers who do not take part in the Diversity League Table reporting.