Dr Victoria McCloud has made history by becoming the UK's first transgender judge in the High Court.  

This is a promising move for the legal sector but raises further questions of whether the sector is doing enough to promote diversity within the sector. 

Check out Byfield Consultancy's recent report, Opening Up or Shutting Out, for a further insight into the top 50 UK law firms and their approach to social mobility and diversity at http://bit.ly/1Pd8T4n.