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Rising Success for Ethnic Minority Judicial Applicants
Rising Success for Ethnic Minority Judicial Applicants   According to the latest statistics (December 2012) from the Judicial appointments Commission (JAC), 25% of the lawyers recommen...

About Us

BLD, also known as the Black Lawyers Directory, was launched in 2006 and was the brainchild of Debo Nwauzu. BLD's aim is to make a real difference on diversity by changing lives and transforming businesses by taking positive actions - not just talking. We highlight areas where a lot is being done and areas that could do better. We also provide information and showcase the talent of black and ethnic minority members of the legal profession. Our aim is not to name and shame but to encourage, cajole and ask: "Why not?"  

"Black Letter Law is now well established, it's a fixture in the annual legal calendar."
Baroness Scotland, Former Attorney General and the current Shadow Attorney General

BLD Aims

BLD Aims

BLD's fundamental aim remains highlighting and promoting diversity in Law.

Our People

Our People

Meet just some of BLD's team below.   Debo Nwa...

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Our Services

BLD strives to achieve its fundamental aim of highlighting and promoting

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In 2006, a few months after BLD was launched, Debo Nwauzu, its founder, approached Anthony Robinson, the then Legal D...

Frequently Asked Questions

 Frequently Asked Questions

We have endeavoured to answer your Frequently Asked Questions. If, however, there is any query that you have but you ...

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