Barristers and diversity

The percentage of new QCs that are female or from a black and ethnic minority background is going up, but that isn't changing the overall picture.

How Supreme Court judges are chosen

Is the system for choosing UK Supreme Court justices “secretive and opaque”?

Diversity among judges: a mixed picture

Figures show that an increasing percentage of judges are female. The same goes for ethnic minorities, although the statistics don't make this clear.

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