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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 – 3443
35 – 4438
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?

Any other Asian background3
Mixed/ Multiple Ethnic Groups – White and Asian2
Mixed/ Multiple Ethnic Groups – White and Black Caribbean4
Any other Mixed/multiple ethnic background1
British/ English/ Welsh/ Northern Irish/ Scottish101
Any other White background5
Any other ethnic group2
Prefer not to say4

What is your religion or belief?

No religion or belief/Atheist64
Any other religion3
Prefer not to say18
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 qualification54
Qualifications below degree level44
No formal qualifications28
Dont know10
Not applicable2
Prefer not to say10
Are you the primary carer for a child or children under 18?

Yes  43
Prefer not to say5

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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