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By Judge John Hack on

City law firms are getting cuddlier by the day

And it hasn’t avoided the notice of Clifford Chance’s senior and managing partners — Malcolm Sweeting and Matthew Layton, respectively — that near as dammit everyone in these islands is addicted to televised cookery programmes.

Therefore, the latest trinket doled out to wannabe lawyers doing a spot of work experience at the global magic circle giant is an apron bearing a trite greeting card-style banality.

One lucky recipient was Ella Sackville Adjei, a first-year classics student at Oxford University’s Wadham. Adjei did a “taster” at CC and received the thoughtful gift for her trouble.

Indeed, she was so overwhelmed by CC’s generosity and wit that she shared this image on The Twitter.

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