Tag: Barristers

More than a quarter of pupil barristers encounter bullying or harassment

Significantly higher number of women experienced issues personally

Mar 15 2024 6:18am
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Number of pupillage spots on offer hits a record high

But number of applicants also up

Feb 26 2024 8:45am
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Wayne Rooney applied to study law at Nottingham Uni

'I want to do it to get one of those wigs on!'

Feb 21 2024 11:36am
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CPS: Quarter of pupil barristers quit after a year

Potential for 'better advocacy opportunities' elsewhere, report finds

Feb 21 2024 8:56am
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Comedy actor pokes fun at barrister-life with mockumentary

Inspired by stories from KC father

Feb 19 2024 8:22am
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Young barristers report lower levels of overall wellbeing

Crime and family worst by practice area

Feb 7 2024 8:49am
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Bar course students offered extra exam resits

Follows trial last year

Feb 5 2024 11:38am
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Surge in bullying reports to lawyer wellbeing charity

LawCare records one of its 'busiest years ever'

Feb 5 2024 8:46am

Barristers warned against risks of ChatGPT

But Bar Council says AI use not 'inherently improper'

Feb 1 2024 8:54am
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High Court: Law Society secures win in legal aid row with government

Chancery Lane took action over failure to implement recommended fee rises

Feb 1 2024 8:53am

Nearly 60% of pupil barristers are women, new data shows

BSB's diversity report shows number of rookie barristers on the rise

Jan 30 2024 8:50am
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Chambers boost pupillage awards in hunt for top grad talent

Increases of as much as 40%

Jan 26 2024 11:42am
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Some words of wisdom for pupillage seekers

Beverley Dawes, head of the Bar Practice Course at ULaw, offers her advice on selecting chambers, writing applications, and interviews

Jan 23 2024 8:48am

95 lawyers gain silk statusĀ 

Latest comp attracted 283 applications

Jan 22 2024 10:12am