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Diversity Statistics 2020

What category best describes your role in the Firm?

Role

Count

Solicitor (Partner)

2

Solicitor (non-partner)

3

Other fee earning role

5

Role directly supporting fee earner

17

Managerial role

2

Which age category applies to you?

Age

Count

16-24

4

25-34

4

35-44

5

45-54

1

55-64

10

65+

2

Prefer not to say

3

Which gender do you identify with?

Genders

Count

Male

2

Female

25

Other preferred description

0

Prefer not to say

2

Do you consider your gender to be different to you registered gender from birth?


Count

Yes


No

27

Prefer not to say

2

Do you consider yourself to have a disability according to the definition in the Equality Act 2010?


Count

Yes

1

No

27

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?


Count

Yes, limited a lot


Yes, limited a little

1

No

25

Prefer not to say

3

What is your ethnic group?

Ethnic group

Count

White British

23

Any other white background

3

Prefer not to say

3

What is your religion or belief?

Religion/ Belief

Count

No Religion or Belief / Atheist

8

Buddhist

1

Christian

12

Any other Religion or Belief

4

Prefer not to say

4

What sexual orientation do you associate with?

Orientation

Count

Bi

0

Gay / Lesbian

0

Straight / Heterosexual

24

Other

0

Prefer not to say

5

What type of school did you mainly attend between the ages of 11-16?

School type

Count

UK state run or funded school (selective on academic, faith or other grounds)

7

UK state run or funded school (non-selective)

17

UK independent / fee-paying school (bursary)


UK independent / fee-paying school (non-bursary)

1

Attended school outside the UK

1

Other


Don’t know

2

Prefer not to say

1

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

Level of qualification

Count

At least one has a degree level qualification

6

Qualifications below degree level

11

No formal qualifications

4

Don’t know

5

Not applicable

0

Other

0

Prefer not say

3

Thinking back to when you were aged about 14, which best describes the sort of work the main / highest income earner in your household did in their main job?

Job description

Count

Modern professional occupation such as: teacher/lecturer, nurse, physiotherapist, social worker, welfare officer, artist, musician, police officer (sergeant or above), software designer

4

Clerical and intermediate occupations such as: secretary, personal assistant, clerical worker, office clerk, call centre agent, nursing auxiliary, nursery nurse.

1

Senior managers and administrators usually responsible for planning, organising and co-ordinating work and for finance such as: finance manager, chief executive.

3

Technical and craft occupations such as: motor mechanics, fitter, inspector, plumber, printer, tool maker, electrician, gardener, train driver

3

Semi-routine manual and service occupations such as: postal worker, machine operators, security guard, caretaker, farm worker, catering assistant, receptionist, sale assistant.


Routine manual and service occupations such as: HGV driver, van driver, cleaner, porter, packer, sewing machinist, messenger, labourer, waiter / waitress, bar staff

4

Middle or junior managers such as: office managers, retail manager, warehouse manager, publican

5

Traditional professional occupations such as: accountant, solicitor, medical practitioner, scientist, civil/mechanical engineer

4

Short term unemployed (claimed jobseeker’s allowance or earlier unemployment benefit for a year or less)


Long term unemployed (claimed jobseeker’s allowance or earlier unemployment benefit for more than a year)


Inactive (excluded those who are retired)


Retired


Not applicable


Other

2

Don’t know


Prefer not to say

3

Are you the primary care for a child or children under 18?


Count

Yes

6

No

20

Prefer not to say

3

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)?


Count

No

22

Yes, 1-19 hours a week

4

Yes, 20-49 hours a week

1

Yes, 50 or more hours week


Prefer not to say

2