BPP Law School adds Jones Day

BPP Law School has scooped a mandate to teach the LPC to all of Jones Days’ future trainees.


BPP ;Law ;School ;has scooped a mandate to teach the LPC to all of Jones Days’ future trainees.

Jones Day is the latest in a string of firms to have ­selected BPP as its preferred LPC provider.

Others include the five-strong City LPC consortium comprising Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Herbert Smith, Lovells, Norton Rose and Slaughter and May.

As first reported on Lawyer2B.com last August, BPP fought off competition from the College of Law, Kaplan Law School and the Bristol Institute of Legal Practice to win a ­contract with the City consortium in a deal tipped to last until 2012.

BPP is also the exclusive LPC provider to Addleshaw Goddard, CMS Cameron McKenna, Macfarlanes, Simmons & Simmons and SJ Berwin.

BPP’s main rival, the College of Law, counts Allen & Overy, Baker & McKenzie, Barlow Lyde & Gilbert, Berwin Leighton Paisner, Clifford Chance, Cobbetts, Halli­wells, ;Linklaters, Stevens & Bolton, Wragge & Co and Weil Gotshal & Manges as clients.