TITLE

Macfarlanes lawyers go back to school in e-mentoring role

AUTHOR(S)
Robins, Jon
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;4/4/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 13, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
16778082

 

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