Diversity & Inclusion

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Diversity & Inclusion Episodes

03:02Being a black lawyer in the Magic Circle - Part I
Yasmina Kone, Vanessa Simpungwe, KK Sonuga and Tomi AdeyefaClifford Chance

Being a black lawyer in the Magic Circle - Part I

Posted a month ago

Crafty Counsel asked aspiring black lawyers to send us their burning questions on what it’s...

04:18Being a black lawyer in the Magic Circle - Part II
Yasmina Kone, Vanessa Simpungwe, KK Sonuga and Tomi AdeyefaClifford Chance

Being a black lawyer in the Magic Circle - Part II

Posted a month ago

Part two of our final videos for Black History Month. We asked our friends at...

02:49What makes a good ally?
Fudia Smartt and Emma JelleySpencer West

What makes a good ally?

Posted a month ago

“It’s a journey that never ends - a journey of learning.” Emma Jelley and Fudia...

03:14How can white lawyers help?
Fudia Smartt and Emma JelleySpencer West

How can white lawyers help?

Posted a month ago

“A lot of people think that being an ally is writing the firm’s Black Lives...

02:30"Death by a million papercuts"
Fudia Smartt and Emma JelleySpencer West

"Death by a million papercuts"

Posted a month ago

Fudia Smartt talks with Emma Jelley about what she considers micro-aggressions to be: “It’s treating...

10:35Progression - Part 1
Ariel White-Tsimikalis, Daniel Burnand, Andin Fonyonga and Wanipa NdhlovuBryan Cave Leighton Paisner, Global Fashion Group and Crafty Counsel

Progression - Part 1

Posted 2 months ago

Wanipa’s interview series continues, with her exploration of the theme of progression. What challenges do...

11:26Progression - Part II
Ariel White-Tsimikalis, Daniel Burnand, Andin Fonyonga and Wanipa NdhlovuBryan Cave Leighton Paisner, Global Fashion Group and Crafty Counsel

Progression - Part II

Posted 2 months ago

Join us for Part Two as we explore how the legal industry can help black...

00:33"There's an assumption that you were hired to widen access"
Andin Fonyonga and Wanipa NdhlovuGlobal Fashion Group and Crafty Counsel

"There's an assumption that you were hired to widen access"

Posted 2 months ago

Andin Fonyonga offers her perspective on why young black lawyers find themselves having to work...

05:38"What gets measured, gets done"
Ariel White-Tsimikalis and Wanipa NdhlovuBryan Cave Leighton Paisner

"What gets measured, gets done"

Posted 2 months ago

Ariel White-Tsimikalis talks through ten actionable things law firms should be doing right now to...

01:35The First Black High Court Judge
Dana Denis-SmithFirst 100 Years

The First Black High Court Judge

Posted 2 months ago

We teamed up with Dana Denis-Smith, Founder of the First 100 Years Project, to profile...

01:08"Get uncomfortable and claim your space"
Andin Fonyonga and Wanipa NdhlovuGlobal Fashion Group and Crafty Counsel

"Get uncomfortable and claim your space"

Posted 2 months ago

Andin Fonyonga shares the piece of advice she wishes she’d received when starting out as...

01:35"Why promoting black talent is everybody's problem"
Daniel Burnand and Wanipa NdhlovuBryan Cave Leighton Paisner

"Why promoting black talent is everybody's problem"

Posted 2 months ago

Daniel Burnand, Associate at BCLP, explains why promoting ethnic diversity is the responsibility of everybody. Daniel...

01:19The Sandie Okoro Story
Dana Denis-SmithFirst 100 Years

The Sandie Okoro Story

Posted 2 months ago

For Black History Month, we teamed up with Dana Denis-Smith, Founder of the First 100...

08:52Recruitment - Part I
Julie Quist-Therson, Lola-Rose Avery, Tashan Dwyer and Wanipa NdhlovuSEO London and 3PB

Recruitment - Part I

Posted 2 months ago

What can the Legal industry do to foster black talent? Wanipa Ndhlovu starts her exploration...

12:46Recruitment - Part II
Julie Quist-Therson, Lola-Rose Avery, Tashan Dwyer and Wanipa NdhlovuSEO London and 3PB

Recruitment - Part II

Posted 2 months ago

In Part II of her exploration of recruitment to the legal profession, Wanipa explores some...

01:14Work on retention, not just recruitment
Julie Quist-Therson and Wanipa NdhlovuSEO London and Crafty Counsel

Work on retention, not just recruitment

Posted 2 months ago

Wanipa talks with Julie Quist-Therson of SEO London about the importance of firms working on...