Diversity Data 2016

Diversity
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All firms regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority are required to collect and publish their workforce data annually in respect of Equal Opportunities and Diversity.

15 team members were given questionnaires with 9 responses given as follows:-

Diversity Data Collection 2016

Date: 11/11/2016

13 team members were given questionnaires with only 9 providing responses.

Description of role in the firm
Solicitor (sole practitioner, partner, member or director) 2
Other fee earning role 1
Role directly supporting a fee earner 5
Managerial role 1

 

How would you describe your role in the firm
Sole practitioner, partner, member or director of the firm) 2
Associate or Assistant 1
Other employee or staff member 6
Prefer not to say

 

Share in the ownership of the firm
Yes 2
No 7
Prefer not to say

 

Do you have responsibilities for supervising or managing the work of lawyers or others?
Yes 3
No 6
Prefer not to say

 

Current age bands of team
16-24
25-34 1
35-44 2
45-54 4
55-64 1
65+
Prefer not to say 1

 

Gender of the team
Female 7
Male 1
Prefer not to say 1

 

Do you consider yourself to have a disability according to the definition of the Equality Act?
Yes
No 8
Prefer not to say 1

 

Are you day-to-day activated limited because of a health problem or disability?
Yes, limited a lot
Yes, limited a little
No 8
Prefer not to say 1

 

Current ethnic group
White – British/English/Welsh/Northern Irish/Scottish 8
Prefer not to say 1

 

Current religion or belief
Christian 2
No religion 5
Prefer not to say 2

 

Current sexual orientation
Heterosexual/Straight 6
Gay man 1
Gay woman/lesbian 1
Prefer not to say 1

 

Did you attend a state or fee paying school?
UK State School 8
UK Independent/Fee-paying school
Prefer not to say 1

 

Did you go to University?
Yes 2
No
Did not attend University 6
Prefer not to say 1

 

Primary carer for a child or children under 18.
Yes 2
No 6
Prefer not to say 1

 

Do you look after, give help or support to family members, friends or others?
No 7
Yes, 1 – 19 hours a week 1
Prefer not to say 1