Diversity Summary Information

We are an equal opportunity employer and it doesn’t matter to us where you’ve come from, what you look like or what you like to do in your own time as long as you can do the job well and bring a little sunshine into the office.

We carry out diversity surveys in the firm and below is a summary of that data. We invited all staff to complete the form but it is not compulsory so does not necessarily represent everyone in the firm:-

Select your role category within the firm

Role Category Number
IT/HR/Accounts/Admin 12
Managerial role 4
Other Fee Earner 6
Prefer not to say 3
Solicitor 2
Solicitor Partner 3
Support Staff 15

How would you describe your role within the firm?

Role Number
Other Employee 39
Prefer not to say 1
Solicitor 2
Solicitor Partner 3

Do you have a share in the ownership of your organisation?

Ownership Number
No 41
Yes 4

Do you have responsibility for supervising or managing the work of others?

Supervisor Number
No 28
Prefer not to say 1
Yes 16

Select your age

Aged Number
16-24 10
25-34 8
35-44 12
45-54 10
55-64 2
65+ 1
Prefer not to say 2

What is your gender?

Gender Number
Female 36
Male 9

Do you consider yourself to have a disability according to the definition in the Equality Act?

Disability Number
No 44
Yes 1

Are your day to day activities limited because of a health problem or disability which has lasted, or is expected to last?

Activities Limited Number
No 44
Prefer not to say 1

What is your ethnic group?

Ethnic Group Number
British 44
Welsh 1

Did you mainly attend a state or fee paying school between the ages 11-18?

Education Number
UK Independent/Fee Paying School 4
UK State School 41

If you went to University (to study a BA, BSc course or higher), were you part of the first generation of your family to do so?

University – first Number
Did not attend University 26
No 11
Yes 8

Are you a primary carer for a child or children under 18?

Child Carer Number
No 31
Yes 14

Do you look after, or give any help or support to family members, friends, neighbours or others because of either:-

– Long-term physical or mental ill-health/disability
– Problems relating to old age
(Do not count anything you do as part of your paid employment)

Carer – other Number
No 40
Prefer not to say 1
Yes, 1-19 hours a week 3
Yes, 50 or more hours a week 1