The Law Society is looking to drive forward social mobility in the legal sector by doubling its team of "social mobility ambassadors".

The organisation is searching for ten more solicitors from "non-traditional backgrounds" to take part in talks and events at state secondary schools in the hope of making the legal sector more accessible. 

For further insight into the state of social mobility in the legal sector, have a look at Byfield Consultancy's recent report 'Opening up or shutting out? Social mobility in the legal profession' -