Macfarlanes lawyers go back to school in e-mentoring role

Robins, Jon
April 2005
Lawyer;4/4/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 13, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports that law firm Macfarlanes is currently running an e-mentoring scheme with a school in East London, England. Under the scheme, the firm's lawyers have been paired with pupils facing their General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSEs) in an attempt to demystify the City. The firm's partner Simon Hillson says that the project had "a slow start" after problems with the IT and pupils not being given the time to correspond at school.


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