updated on 24 September 2021
The UK Diversity Legal Awards (UKDLA) celebrates its 11th anniversary this year and continues to “promote the successful work and commendable efforts of individuals and organisations in the legal profession.”
The UKDLA are the only industry awards that focus solely on “recognising, promoting and celebrating equality, diversity and inclusion across the legal profession.” The awards is an initiative of Black Solicitors Network (BSN).
This year’s sponsors are:
Congratulations to the inspirational finalists for winning the 2021 award categories.
This year’s nominees for the organisation/team awards
Recruiting diverse talent:
Managing diverse talent:
Outstanding race and ethnicity employee network:
Access to justice:
Diversity and inclusion initiative of the year – law firm:
Diversity and inclusion initiative of the year – chambers:
Diversity and inclusion initiative of the year - in-house legal:
Diversity and inclusion initiative of the year - Mental health and wellbeing:
Disability inclusion award:
BSN sole practitioner/high-street firm of the year:
This year's nominees for the individual awards
BSN lawyer of the year - private practice:
BSN lawyer of the year - chambers:
BSN lawyer of the year - in-house:
BSN rising star - private practice:
BSN rising star - chambers:
The winners will be unveiled at the glittering awards ceremony on Tuesday 30 November 2021 from 6:00pm. The ceremony will celebrate the achievements and share best practice throughout the legal profession.