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Slaughter and May, Clifford Chance and Herbert Smith Freehills are among 10 law firms aiming to help increase law firm applications from students at disadvantaged schools.

The group, which also includes Linklaters and Travers Smith, has pledged to support graduate recruitment company Rare as it seeks to double the number of applicants to top firms from 100 schools that talented students rarely apply from.

Hannah Roberts

Hannah joined Legal Week in May 2018 after finishing her degree at Kingston University. Her areas of focus are corporate, M&A, private equity and restructuring at UK and City-based US law firms.

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