UK Diversity Legal Awards 2015: Shortlist Announced

The finalists of the 2015 UK Diversity Legal Awards (judged categories) are: Company or Team Awards: Recruitment/Attracting Talent: Freshfields Hogan Lovells Linklaters Retention/Talent Management: Winner to be announced on the night  Individual Awards: BSN Rising Star: Rashida Abdulai (Associate, Hogan Lovells) Shaunée James (Associate, Reed Smith) Diversity Champion: Sundeep Bhatia,  Solicitor, Beaumonde Law Practice Sophie…


David Lammy Speech to the Black Solicitors Network

REMOVING THE BARRIERS TO A MORE REPRESENTATIVE LEGAL PROFESSION Is the magic circle of large commercial law firms largely closed to black and ethnic minority lawyers? Can the Government dismantle barriers to a more diverse and representative judiciary and legal profession? These were the key messages in a speech by Minister David Lammy to the…