Month: May 2021


Legal regulators must better understand the impact of diversity programmes if we are to drive meaningful change

The Legal Services Board (LSB) urges legal regulators to do more to understand what is and is not working to improve the diversity and inclusion in the sector and focus on what is making a meaningful difference for professionals and consumers. This follows the LSB’s publication of the independent report it commissioned from the Bridge…

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LSB response to the BSB publishing an independent review of the August 2020 BPTC Exams

The Bar Standards Board (BSB) has published the independent review of the August 2020 Bar Professional Training Course exams. Matthew Hill, Chief Executive of the Legal Service Board, said: “We welcome the publication of this independent review of the August 2020 Bar Professional Training Course exams, which was an important part of the mitigations put…

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