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Australasian Lawyer: Morning briefing

Steve Randall writes, "There has only been a small increase in the number of women equity partners over the past decade.

That’s the finding of a new report by the National Association of Women Lawyers which shows that women make up just 19% of equity partners, up just 1% in two years and just three percentage points in 10 years.

'While this year’s survey revealed small steps in the right direction, the overall lack of progress continues to be discouraging. Nevertheless, we remain committed to highlighting these issues, sharing best practices for inclusion and being the voice for women lawyers,' said NAWL President Angela Beranek Brandt."

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