Solicitors Regulation Authority Diversity Data Review


Cartwright King has an obligation to collect, report and publish data about the make-up of their workforce in relation to the Solicitors Regulation Authority Diversity Data Review.

Below you can find responses to the most recent data collection exercise from May / June 2019. 220 staff members were invited to take part and 148 responded. Responses can be seen below.

Select one category which best describes your role in the firm.

Barrister      4
Chartered Legal Executive/ Cilex Practitioner      4
IT/HR/Other corporate services role     17
Managerial role      10
Other fee earning role     21
Role directy supporting a fee earner     19
Solicitor (not partner)     52
Solicitor partner     13
Prefer not to say      7
Which age category are you in?

16 – 24     10
25 – 34 43
35 – 44 38
45 – 54     29
55 – 64     17
65 +      8
Prefer not to say      3

Which gender do you identify with?

Male     50
Female     96
Prefer not to say      1

Are your day-to-day activities limited because of a health problem or disability which has lasted, or is expected to last, at least 12 months?

No    132
Yes, limited, little or a lot    11
Prefer not to say    5

What is your ethnic group?

Chinese 1
Indian 17
Pakistani 2
Any other Asian background 3
African 1
Caribbean 3
Mixed/ Multiple Ethnic Groups – White and Asian 2
Mixed/ Multiple Ethnic Groups – White and Black Caribbean 4
Any other Mixed/multiple ethnic background 1
British/ English/ Welsh/ Northern Irish/ Scottish 101
Irish 1
Any other White background 5
Any other ethnic group 2
Prefer not to say 4

What is your religion or belief?

No religion or belief/Atheist 64
Buddhist 3
Chrisitian 44
Hindu 7
Jewish 1
Muslim 2
Sikh 6
Any other religion 3
Prefer not to say 18
Did you mainly attend a state or fee paying school between the ages 11-18?

Attended school outside of UK    6
UK Independent/ Fee- paying School    19
UK State School    115
Prefer not to say    8

What is the highest level of qualifications achieved by either of your parent(s) or guardian(s) by the time you were 18?

At least one has a degree level qualification 54
Qualifications below degree level 44
No formal qualifications 28
Dont know 10
Not applicable 2
Prefer not to say 10
Are you the primary carer for a child or children under 18?

Yes   43
No 100
Prefer not to say 5

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  148
Yes  129
Prefer not to say  10

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All advice is correct at time of publication.