Why I stopped pressuring myself over Pupillage

For the past year I have been confused about whether or not I will apply for Pupillage during the GDL. With those of us aspiring to the Bar looking at self-funding around £20, 000 for the BPTC alone, the temptation to panic and worry about how high the stakes are is strong. But after spending […]

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AN UPDATE ON BLESSING AT THE BAR

AN UPDATE ON NEW CONTENT As you may have noticed there has not been new content on the blog, YT or Instagram for a while. I apologise for this. Recently a very good friend of mine passed away and I have been taking less on as I process it. The GDL is an extremely tough […]

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Why Every Law Student should do Pro Bono

In recognition of National Pro Bono week (November 6th – 11th 2017), I’ve collaborated with a few of my coursemates on the GDL to talk about our experiences doing Pro Bono alongside the GDL and why we feel every Law student should take up the mantle and involve themselves in Pro Bono work. For more on […]

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Becoming a Lawyer 101: Essentials for Aspiring Barristers

Aspiring to become a barrister means navigating a tricky web of applications, work experience requirements, scholarship deadlines, extra qualifications and more. In all honesty, the process can be a bit overwhelming. Having learned everything I know about the Bar from independent research, I’ve complied a handy list of essential websites and resources for aspiring barristers. […]

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GDL BLOG: My 1st Week on the GDL

The GDL has begun and I’ve just finished my first week. Read on to see what my first impressions were and how I’m feeling about the course. I chose to complete the GDL at City Law School but this is still helpful even if you choose to complete the course at a different centre.  MONDAY  […]

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