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We are launching our #MainstreamDisability project at the LDD October Conference on 27 October this year! Find out more about the conference .
Read an overview of the diversity statistics for the judiciary and how to apply for a support programme to support these changes.
Jonathan Andrews, future trainee solicitor at leading law firm Reed Smith and on the Parliamentary Commission for Autism, writes on his own experiences of ‘autistic anxiety’, and how it can manifest both in employment, and in everyday life.
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 looks at the releationship between technology and our mental health.
Yasmin Sheikh talks about how technology can help your mental health.
Please give us 15 minutes of your time to updating the Career Progression Report survey.
The Women Lawyers Division is looking for brilliant and practical women solicitors to join our committee!
The Westminster Commission on Autism, with support of Jonathan Andrews, LDD committee member, have looked into healthcare for autistic people and produced a report on their findings.
The Lawyers with Disabilities Division (LDD) are delighted to invite you to their October Conference. This year we will launch our new #MainstreamDisability project.
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.
This event is designed for any legal employers – both law firms and in-house departments - with an interest in learning more about apprenticeships in law.
Book your place at the National Work Life Week Conference and be inspired by the 2016 Top Employers award winners and finalists as they showcase their outstanding flexible and family friendly policies and practices.
The Law Society’s newly formed LGBT Division invites you to join them on 31st October for a chance to network with LGBT solicitors from both in house and law firms, law students and senior LGBT 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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The Supreme Court refers case of transgender woman refused female state pension to EU court.
Equality and Human Rights Commission says government must establish a coordinated race strategy.
The scope of new American bar rules on anti-discrimination is controversially broad – is it time for the SRA to revisit its own?
We must help to give solicitors a ‘line of sight’ to a judicial appointment from the start of their career.