Diversity Data 2017

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.

Diversity Data Collection 2017

Description of role in the firm
Solicitor (sole practitioner, partner, member or director) 2
Solicitor (not partner) 1
Other fee earning role 2
Role directly supporting a fee earner 8
Managerial role 1


Current age bands of team
35-44 2
45-54 8
55-64 3
65+ 1
Prefer not to say


Which gender do you identify with
Man 2
Woman 12
Other preferred description
Prefer not to say


Do you consider yourself to have a disability according to the definition of the Equality Act?
No 14
Prefer not to say


Are you day-to-day activated limited because of a health problem or disability?
Yes, limited a lot
Yes, limited a little
No 14
Prefer not to say


Current ethnic group
White – British/English/Welsh/Northern Irish/Scottish 13
Prefer not to say 1


Current religion or belief
Christian 7
No religion 5
Prefer not to say 2


Current sexual orientation
Heterosexual/Straight 11
Gay woman/lesbian 1
Other 2


Did you mainly attend a state or fee paying school between the ages 11 – 18?
UK State School 12
UK Independent/Fee-paying school
Prefer not to say 2


If you went to University, were you part of the first generation of your family to do so?
Yes 5
Prefer not to say 1
Did not attend University 8


Primary carer for a child or children under 18.
Yes 5
No 9
Prefer not to say


Do you look after or care for someone with long term physical or mental ill health caused by disability or age (not in a paid capacity)?
No 14
Yes, 1 – 19 hours a week
Prefer not to say