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Equality, diversity and inclusion

Many businesses say they promote equality, diversity and inclusion (ED&I); but, at Anthony Collins Solicitors (ACS), it’s always a top priority for us.

We make specific goals and commitments, then do everything we can to meet them. We celebrate the diversity of our teams in different ways, from marking religious occasions to taking part in Pride Month together. We continue to be flexible by adapting to our employees’ needs and protecting their mental wellbeing.

There’s always room to improve. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a colleague or client, you can challenge us. Raise your voice. We’re listening, whoever you are, whatever your background. Tell us what we could do better or if you think something isn’t working.

37% of our partners are female and 18.5% of our workforce identify as BAME
37% of our partners are female and 18.5% of our workforce identify as BAME

 My first impressions of ACS were of a firm that is not only diverse in its make-up, in terms of race, disabilities and gender, but equally a firm with a large proportion of female partners 

Sandy Munroe, Partner and Chair of the ACS ED&I Committee

Our ED&I focuses

Celebrating diversity

How we work with our BAME, LGBT+, Sex and Gender, and…

Advocating for gender equality

What we’re doing at ACS to promote gender equality and…

Championing our LGBT+ community

How our LGBT+ community is set up at ACS

Nurturing mental wellbeing

What we’re doing at ACS to help individuals with their…

Boosting social mobility

What do we do to help others progress and achieve their…

Occasions, events and organisations we celebrate

A list of occasions, events and organisations that we…

Latest news

Anthony Collins Solicitors expands Church of England Diocesan Registrar work with new appointment

Kirsty Duxbury, a lawyer at national social purpose law firm Anthony Collins Solicitors (ACS) and Deputy Registrar of the Diocese of Blackburn, has been appointed as Diocesan Registrar of the Diocese of Worcester.

Monday 25 July 2022

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Anthony Collins Solicitors completes merger with specialist practice Jobling Gowler

Social purpose law firm Anthony Collins Solicitors (ACS) has merged with Cheshire-based specialist private client practice Jobling Gowler.

Friday 1 July 2022

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Latest webinars and podcasts

PODCAST: Harpur holiday pay – judgment published

In this podcast, you will listen to Libby Hubbard and Anna Dabek providing a brief summary of the impact of the judgment in the case of Harpur Trust v Brazel.

Friday 29 July 2022

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PODCAST: Episode 4 – Hidden disability awareness: Mental health – A colleague’s experience with counselling

In this podcast, Puja Desai interviews Kimberley Foster and discusses her experience with counselling. This is a really helpful podcast for anyone who has thought about counselling.

Monday 13 June 2022

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