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Kaplan Law School has signed up Manches to its Legal Practice Course (LPC) client list less than a month after it struck a similar deal with Trowers & Hamlins.
Manches will send all its future trainee solicitors to Kaplan, the London arm of Nottingham Law School, from September 2009.
Matthew Martin, training principal at Manches, said: “We’re committed to offering the highest quality programmes for our sponsored trainees who are the future lifeblood of our firm. Kaplan has quickly built a reputation for innovation and excellence in instruction and provides individual attention to its students and its client firms to ensure success.”
As first reported on Lawyer2B.com last month (21 April) Kaplan struck a similar deal with with Trowers & Hamlins (see story).
In addition to Manches and Trowers Kaplan is also the sole LPC provider to Bates Wells & Braithwaite, Bird & Bird, Mayer Brown and Nabarro.
Kaplan is based in London’s trendy Borough Market.