The firm employs over 40 different nationalities and acknowledge the importance of understanding colleagues different ethnic backgrounds, culture and faiths.
We work to deliver on the following objectives as part of our commitment to multiculturalism at Ashurst:
- help promote awareness and understanding of ethnicity, religion, faith and cultures at the firm;
- assist in the recruitment, development and retention of high quality BME candidates/staff; and
- develop connections internally and externally with the community and our clients.
The employee networks and local offices contribute to these objectives through a variety of events from the celebration of Nowruz (Persian spring festival), to Chinese New Year, Ramadan, and Harmony Day.