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Social Mobility

2014

"The firm runs a mentoring/scholarship programme for talented high school students from underprivileged backgrounds; organises frequent school visits and tours as part of outreach; takes on work experience students and has graduate recruitment at a range of universities."
Second year trainee, London
"Plenty of initiatives run with local schools (e.g. PRIME)."
Second year trainee, Hong Kong
"There are a number of access/outreach programmes to schools/colleges and universities. The vacation scheme has students from a wide background. I, myself, am from a state school and a non-Oxbridge university."
First year trainee, London
"The firm does SO MUCH in this area. They are really excellent on this and I believe it is part of the reason the firm feels far more diverse than the Magic Circle. There are a lot of mentoring and access programmes, specific work experience weeks, etc."
First year trainee, London
"Variety of workshops run and also work with other organisations with these specific goals."
First year trainee, London
"Lots of schemes take place throughout the year to appeal to applicants from all backgrounds."
First year trainee, London
"They do a lot of outreach/linked with outreach programmes to encourage it."
First year trainee, London
"The firm runs mentoring programmes for students still at school who come from less privileged backgrounds."
First year trainee, London
"The firm is an active member of the prime work experience programme, which gives students from disadvantaged backgrounds the opportunity to get legal work experience with the firm."
First year trainee, London

2013

"Runs work experience for students who are still at school who come from less privileged backgrounds."
First year trainee, London
"Runs several specific promotion schemes, as well as lots of work in the community and with underprivileged schools."
First year trainee, London
"The firm engages with initiatives such as PRIME."
Second year trainee, London
"It has a scheme in place to give work experience to state school high achievers."
Second year trainee, London
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