Gender equality



Collapse of devolution 'holding back gender diversity in the legal profession'

The collapse of the Northern Ireland Executive two years ago has held back efforts to improve gender diversity within the legal profession, barristers have told Irish Legal News.

Published 18 January 2019

Cherie Blair QC warns diversity in the legal profession is declining

Diversity in the legal profession is declining because fewer state-educated pupils are going into law than in the past, according to Cherie Blair QC.

Published 16 January 2019

Mrs Justice Keegan and leading lawyers discuss diversity and the law after RBG screening

Leading members of the judiciary and legal profession came together to discuss diversity in legal representation after a Belfast screening of RBG, a new documentary on the life and work of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg of the US Supreme Court.

Published 11 January 2019