Duncan Cotterill signs up to the Gender Equality Charter
We are happy to announce we have signed up to the Gender Equality Charter. The Charter is a set of commitments aimed at improving the retention and advancement of women lawyers. Charter signatories are asked to meet these commitments over a two-year period and report on progress to the New Zealand Law Society.
By signing up to the charter, signatories commit to:
- Lead from the top,
- Make a plan and take action,
- Measure progress.
The specific commitments include tackling unconscious bias, encouraging flexible working, closing the gender pay gap and promoting equitable instructions.