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'We want street smart candidates' - entire magic circle signs-up for contextual hiring tool

Sep 03, 2015 - Legal Week

All five magic circle firms have signed-up to Rare's contextual recruitment system (CRS) aimed at boosting social mobility.

Macfarlanes, Norton Rose Fulbright and Travers Smith have also signed-up to use the recruitment tool.

Rare's CRS allows law firms to see candidates GCSE and A-level results in the context of the average performance of their school.

Aspects of personal and economic disadvantage are also flagged in a way that is not too intrusive for potential recruits who m...