Firm opens virtual campus

EAST Anglian firm Mills & Reeve has launched what it calls a virtual university campus on the Web for its higher education clients.

The web site depicts the campus of a university and invites clients to gain access to legal information by clicking the relevant department. It also has a debating chamber to allow visitors to exchange views.

According to the firm, academic and research institutions are among the most mature users of the Internet.

"Mills & Reeve realised that a creative and innovative approach to this important business sector would appeal to them," said a spokesman.

The site, which opened on 9 June, can be accessed at