Appendix B: Membership of the Consultation Steering Panel and the Equality, Diversity and Social Mobility Expert Advisory Group

Consultation Steering Panel



Dame Janet Gaymer

Sir Mark Potter


Participant groups


Advice Services Alliance

Architects Regulation Board

Bar Council

Bar Professional Training Course Providers

Bar Standards Board

Chair, LETR Equality, Diversity and Social Mobility Expert Advisory Group

Chartered Institute of Legal Executives

CILEx Law School (previously ILEx Tutorial College)

Committee of Heads of University Law Schools

Employed Barristers Committee


General Medical Council

ILEx Professional Standards Ltd.

Joint Academic Stage Board

Junior Lawyers Division

Law Society of England and Wales

Legal Education and Training Group

Legal Ombudsman

Legal Practice Course Providers Association

Legal Services Board (Observer)

Legal Services Consumer Panel

National Union of Students

Office of Fair Trading

Skills for Justice

Society of Legal Scholars

Sole Practitioners Group

Solicitors in Local Government

Solicitors Regulation Authority

Young Barristers Committee


Equality, Diversity and Social Mobility Expert Advisory Group


Chair: Professor Gus John


Participant groups


Bar Council

Black Solicitors Network

Equality Challenge Unit

ILEx Professional Standards Ltd.

Lawyers with Disabilities Division


Society for Black Lawyers

Solicitors Regulation Authority

The Human Rights and Equality Consultancy

Women Lawyers Division (previously Association of Women Solicitors (AWS))


Speakers at CSP meetings


David Dixon, Cardiff Law School and Law Society Education and Training Committee

Professor Gus John, Global Development Strategies, and Institute of Education

Sara Kovach Clark, General Medical Council Revalidation Directorate

Emma Matthews, Architects Regulation Board

Professor Richard Moorhead, University College, London

Victoria Purtill, Professional Standards Education Officer, IPS

Charles Welsh, Skills for Justice