LEADER law firm Blake Morgan was once again listed in the UK’s 50 Best Employers inclusive list, which recognizes UK companies that are dedicated to ensuring diversity in the workplace.
Blake Morgan has been ranked 43rd for 2021/22, meaning the company has been ranked in the Top 50 for five consecutive years, and represents a continued push by the company to lead by example as a inclusive employer.
The Rankings are a definitive list of UK organizations that promote inclusion in all protected characteristics at every level of employment. It is a dynamic and exclusive resource, identifying employers who lead the way in all aspects of diversity – age, disability, gender, LGBT, race, faith and religion. To be considered for rankings, the firm had to provide meaningful evidence of its work in a range of areas, including recruiting procedures, training, workforce data and initiatives, and education. linked to diversity.
Blake Morgan is also a signatory of the Race at Work Business in the Community (BITC) Charter, the Social Mobility Pledge and the Women in Law Pledge of the Law Society. The firm has an engaged Committee on Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI), a newly appointed and dedicated EDI Specialist, and a host of resources, including an in-house training academy that seeks actively raise awareness and provide support and guidance to everyone within the company. .
Kath Shimmin, President of Blake Morgan, said: “We are extremely proud to have been named to the UK’s 50 Best Employers inclusive list for the fifth year in a row. Blake Morgan has a long-standing commitment to equal opportunity in the workplace, and that underpins everything we do through our policies, processes and management. It is extremely gratifying to see our continued work and progress being recognized once again by such a respected organization. ”