News Corporate UK Behind the law Freshfields super-dealmaker O’Brien retires – to do more deals By Catrin Griffiths 31 March 2014 17:05 17 December 2015 14:23 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer ccf 1 April 2014 at 15:38 The UCL initiative is a great one. Lots of firms say they care about inclusiveness but not many do very much about it. Giving bursaries to probably the best law faculty in the country is quite a few steps in the right direction. I didn’t know that he came from such humble origins. The fact he made it to the very top in FBD is not a bad message either. Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.