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Slaughter and May and Linklaters have launched programmes designed to support diverse students hoping to study law and to improve the social mobility and racial diversity in the junior ranks of the industry.

Slaughters is launching a U.K. scholarship scheme to help fund the studies of undergraduates from less advantaged backgrounds interested in a career in law, as Linklaters unveils a programme designed to improve access to a career in law to A-Level students.

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Meganne Tillay

Meganne joined Law.com International as a reporter in June 2019 upon completing a Master's in Journalism at Kingston University. She covers a number of domestic and international law firms, as well as real estate, capital markets and regulation. [email protected]

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