29Mar
SRA – Thematic Research into Career Progression

SRA – Thematic Research into Career Progression

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The Solicitors Regulation Authority is carrying out research into the career choices of Female and Black and Asian Minority Ethnic solicitors. We want to know what more can be done to improve the representation of...
4Sep

Law Society BAME events in Autumn

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The Law Society will be running a number of events this Autumn and would welcome your help in promoting them to your members. Below is a list of the events with links   September BME...
21Aug

Solicitors Journal features BSN’s UK Diversity Legal Awards 2016!

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We’re pleased to announce that we’ve been featured in the Solicitor’s Journal article ‘Valuing Diversity Increasingly Important to Lawyers’ Read the article by clicking the link below. http://www.solicitorsjournal.com/news/legal-profession/barristers/27360/valuing-diversity-increasingly-important-lawyers
4Nov

BSN City Group chair wins equality leadership award

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BSN City Group chair, Paulette Mastin, has been recognised for her work on improving diversity both within the firm where she practices, Linklaters LLP, and externally after winning the Champion and Executive Sponsor award on...
8Oct

Many Black Lawyers Navigate a Rocky, Lonely Road to Partner

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Only a relative handful of African-American lawyers persevere on the years-long path to joining a law firm’s lucrative leadership circle. Jimmie L. McMillian’s path to partnership in an Indianapolis law firm might seem unexceptional — except for...
11Sep

Spotlight on Nigeria | Blog (September 2015)

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Last Tuesday (8 September 2015) BSN City Group hosted a panel discussion on Nigeria and its financial markets. The panellists were: Razia Khan, SCB’s Chief Economist, Africa; Dr Ayo Salami, Chief Investment Officer, Duet Africa...
9Jan

Links Lawyer Scoops Diversity Gong

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5 December 2011 | By Vanessa Wozniak Linklaters capital markets lawyer Paulette Mastin is a leading light in the field of law firm ­diversity, devoting much of her time to championing the work of black...
9Jan

The Human Element

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21 June 2010 There is something a bit ritualistic about arriving at a law firm’s office. While the ubiquitous ­security checks can differ in their intensity, the lull between announcing your arrival and being met by...
12Dec

Diversity League Table 2009: The Results

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Thompsons leads the pack, with Allen & Overy, Wedlake Bell and Arnold & Porter, all heading up key areas in the Diversity League Table 2009. In spite of the difficult economic climate, it is clear...