Wanipa’s interview series continues, with her exploration of the theme of progression. What challenges do black lawyers face as they seek to advance themselves in their career? How is it that only 1% of the partners in large UK law firms are black? And what piece of advice do they have for black lawyers seeking to win career success?

Wanipa’s interviewees are:

  • Andin Fonyonga – Group Head of Legal & Compliance at Global Fashion Group
  • Daniel Burnand – Associate at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
  • Ariel White-Tsimikalis – Partner at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner