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Prevalence of all-male teams of counsel at Supreme Court “damaging diversity”, research finds

Supreme Court judges should question the make-up of all-male teams of barristers appearing before the highest court in the land as their prevalence is damaging diversity in the profession, researchers have argued. The work highlighted the existence of homophily at the Supreme Court – the tendency of people to associate and bond with their own gender.

June 20th, 2017 | No Comments »