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Diversity
03
Dec

NOTICED Welcomes Jenner & Block to the Network

NOTICED is delighted to announce that Jenner & Block, an internationally renowned firm for dispute resolution and investigations, has joined our network of leading UK law firms to promote diversity in the legal profession.  “We are excited to have Jenner & Block join the roster of member firms,” said Nic Patmore, from the NOTICED Steering...
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06
Sep

Future Focus Networking: 28/9/21, 16:00-17:30

We welcome our next generation of aspirational lawyers and partners from ethnic minority backgrounds to this virtual “speed networking” event, where you can hear from mentors across the legal sector sharing their career journeys, advice and guidance on achieving career goals. Whether it be about applications, promotions, business development or approaching networking, we hope to...
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12
Aug

NOTICED welcomes Covington and Macfarlanes to the network

NOTICED is delighted to welcome Covington and Macfarlanes to the network. The addition of Covington and Macfarlanes follows the recent addition of Clifford Chance, Freshfields, Slaughter & May, Freeths, Forsters, DAC Beachcroft and Walker Morris to NOTICED’s membership earlier in the summer.  NOTICED Co-Chair Sid Shukla, and Steering Committee member Nic Patmore jointly commented: “It is great to...
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02
Aug

NOTICED is delighted to launch a partnership with GROW Mentoring

NOTICED is delighted to launch a partnership with GROW Mentoring, a registered charity and legal mentoring diversity initiative which pairs aspiring lawyers with mentors from similar backgrounds, communities or interests within the legal industry.  Our NOTICED mentors (trainee solicitors, associates and Partners within our member firms) will offer tailored advice to talented students and graduates...
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17
Jun

NOTICED is delighted to welcome seven new member firms to the network

NOTICED is delighted to welcome seven new member firms to the network. Clifford Chance, Freshfields, Slaughter & May, Freeths, Forsters, DAC Beachcroft and Walker Morris have recently joined NOTICED with a view to furthering the network’s activities for 2021 and onwards on the important issues of ethnic diversity and multiculturalism in the profession.  NOTICED Co-Chair...
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25
Jan

NOTICED Law firms join forces to ensure firms are equipped to have conversations about race

As organisations across the UK continue efforts to improve ethnic diversity and promote better understanding of race, a number of the UK’s leading law firms have joined forces to provide guidance that will enable effective conversations about race and racism in the workplace. NOTICED, the UK’s first inter-law firm diversity network which is comprised of...
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29
Jun

The McGregor-Smith Review: Steps each employer should take

The McGregor-Smith Review: Steps each employer should take Following the Davies Review for gender diversity and the Parker Review for BAME representation in the boardroom, the McGregor-Smith Review which was launched earlier this year highlights the business, and moral, case for BAME inclusion and progression in the workplace. The review notes that one in eight...
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