Question Response Solicitor (partner/director) Solicitor Other fee earning role Role directly supporting fee earner Managerial Role IT/ HR/ other corporate services role
1. Select the category which best describes your role in the firm 3 3 3 1 1 3
2. How would you describe your role in the firm? Sole practitioner, partner, member or director of the firm 3 0 0 0 0 0
Associate or Assistant 0 3 0 0 0 0
Other employee or staff member 0 0 3 1 1 3
Prefer not to say 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invalid response 0 0 0 0 0 0
3. Do you have a share in the ownership of your organisation (eg equity partner, shareholder)? Yes 1 0 0 0 0 0
No 2 3 3 1 1 3
Prefer not to say 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invalid response 0 0 0 0 0 0
4. Do you have responsibility for supervising or managing the work of lawyers or other employees? Yes 2 2 0 0 0 0
No 1 1 3 1 1 3
Prefer not to say 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invalid response 0 0 0 0 0 0
5. From the list of age bands below, please indicate the category that includes your current age in years: 16 – 24 0 0 0 1 0 0
25 – 34 1 1 0 0 0 0
35 – 44 1 2 2 0 0 2
45 – 54 1 0 1 0 1 1
55 – 64 0 0 0 0 0 0
65+ 0 0 0 0 0 0
Prefer not to say 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invalid response 0 0 0 0 0 0
6. What is your gender? Female 1 2 3 1 0 2
Male 2 1 0 0 1 1
Prefer not to say 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invalid response 0 0 0 0 0 0
7(a) Do you consider yourself to have a disability according to the definition in the Equality Act? Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0
No 3 3 3 1 1 3
Prefer not to say 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invalid response 0 0 0 0 0 0
7(b) 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? Yes, limited a lot 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yes, limited a little 0 0 0 0 0 0
No 3 3 3 1 1 3
Prefer not to say 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invalid response 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. What is your ethnic group? Bangladeshi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chinese 0 0 0 0 0 0
Indian 2 1 1 0 1 0
Pakistani 0 1 0 0 0 1
Any other Asian background 1 0 1 1 0 1
African 0 0 0 0 0 1
Caribbean 0 0 1 0 0 0
Any other Black background 0 0 0 0 0 0
White and Asian 0 0 0 0 0 0
White and Black African 0 0 0 0 0 0
White and Black Caribbean 0 0 0 0 0 0
White and Chinese 0 0 0 0 0 0
Any other Mixed / multiple ethnic background 0 0 0 0 0 0
British / English / Welsh / Northern Irish / Scottish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Irish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gypsy or Irish Traveller 0 0 0 0 0 0
Any other White background 0 0 0 0 0 0
Arab 0 0 0 0 0 0
Any other ethnic group 0 1 0 0 0 0
Prefer not to say 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invalid response 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. What is your religion or belief? No religion or belief / Atheist 0 1 0 0 0 0
Buddhist 0 0 0 0 0 1
Christian 1 0 2 0 0 1
Hindu 0 0 0 0 1 1
Jewish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Muslim 0 1 0 1 0 0
Sikh 2 1 1 0 0 0
Any other religion 0 0 0 0 0 0
Prefer not to say 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invalid response 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. What is your sexual orientation? Bisexual 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gay man 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gay woman/lesbian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heterosexual/straight 3 3 3 1 1 3
Other 0 0 0 0 0 0
Prefer not to say 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invalid response 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Did you mainly attend a state or fee paying school between the ages 11 – 18? UK State School 2 2 1 0 0 0
UK Independent/Fee-paying School 0 0 0 0 1 0
Attended school outside the UK 1 1 2 1 0 3
Prefer not to say 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invalid response 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. If you went to University (to study a BA, BSc course or higher), were you part of the first generation of your family to do so? Yes 3 3 0 1 0 1
No 0 0 1 0 1 0
Did not attend University 0 0 2 0 0 2
Prefer not to say 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invalid response 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Are you a primary carer for a child or children under 18? Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0
No 3 3 3 1 1 3
Prefer not to say 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invalid response 0 0 0 0 0 0
14. Do you look after, or give any help or support to family members, friends, neighbours or others? No 3 3 3 1 1 3
Yes, 1 – 19 hours a week 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yes, 20 – 49 hours a week 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yes, 50 or more hours a week 0 0 0 0 0 0
Prefer not to say 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invalid response 0 0 0 0 0 0

Number of non-respondents: 0