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Laura Giblin talks about her diagnosis, her treatment and her advice to employers
Members of the LDD recently visited an exhibition at OXO Tower called, ‘Crippled, Handicapped, Disabled: Living Beyond Labels.’
Yasmin Sheikh, vice-chair of LDD, talks about the film ‘Me before You’ and how it has an adverse effect on combating stereotypes and negative portrayals of those with disabilities
Robert Hunter talks about an a recent report into findings on disablility and reveals an ugly turth facing law firms.
In our latest feature, LDD committee member, Tony Di Angelo gives you a glimpse of a typical day in the life of a trainee at an international City law firm, as well as highlighting some of the important lessons he’s learnt during his training contract.
Kevin Poulter reflects on Saturday’s Pride in London parade.
Reed Smith and Mayer Brown joined Aspiring Solicitors at an event discussing how to increase awareness and understanding of disabilities in the legal profession earlier this month.
We need you to become a mentor!
Hearing from experts in the field and those who have taken part in the process, this seminar aims to address the business case for contextualised recruitment and how it could work for you through the recruitment process and beyond.
The Law Society in association with the Association of Muslim Lawyers (AML) is celebrating Eid al-Fitr.
The Law Society is offering members the opportunity to become a qualified mental health first aider, in a two day, fully certified training course delivered by Mental Health First Aid England.
Learn how to build your career resilience with this workshop.
In view of increasing competition for judicial appointments, this interactive course will equip you with the skills to help enhance your application and interview performance. This workshop has been developed specifically for solicitor applicants but the content is relevant for anyone serious about submitting a credible judicial application.
On 27 September 2016, the Law Society is hosting a speed networking event aimed at black and minority ethnic solicitors.
Diversity champions Channel 4 and Reed Smith are offering a unique opportunity to two individuals with disabilities to experience working in the law in both a creative media environment and in one of the world’s biggest law firms.
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Nearly eight out of 10 solicitor judges sit as district judges in the county court; only one is a High Court judge.
Lord Dyson says claim of systematic bias against bar regulator should have been made when tribunal reached verdict.
The Judicial Appointments Commission does not use positive discrimination.
Bar Council chairman Chantal-Aimée Doerries QC says parenthood should not mean an end to a flourishing career.