Dolapo Oshin (left) and Joel Eytle, DLA Piper

On this Black Historical past Month particular, DLA Piper pension associate Joel Eytle and monetary markets affiliate Dolapo Oshin discuss their experiences as Black legal professionals within the London market. Right here, they focus on reverse mentoring, the consequences of getting an unfamiliar, overseas sounding title, the deserves or in any other case of participating in networking initiatives, and their reticence to get assist by means of schemes and organisations for black folks to safe coaching contracts as a result of it looks like ‘dishonest’.