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New York heavyweight Weil Gotshal & Manges is offering hard cash to future trainees who score a first in their degrees.
The firms London office will pay students a cash prize of 500 if they obtain the highest degree classification this summer. Weils London office hires around 12 trainees a year.
Weil stepped up its recruitment campaign by several gears last month after boosting its newly qualified pay to a whopping 90,000. This put Weil towards the top of the market in terms of US firms in London. West coast firm Latham & Watkins still offers newly-qualifieds the most, with 96,000, while Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton offers 92,000.