Here I discuss how to apply, interview and have the best shot possible at securing a scholarship for the GDL and/or BPTC.
Aspiring to become a barrister means navigating a tricky web of applications, work experience requirements, scholarship deadlines, extra qualifications and more. Here is a handy list of essential websites and resources!
When I was networking with prospective lawyers at She Who Achieves – organised by the Us Programme (founded by the incredible Victoria Azubuike) – I was asked by some of the girls to cover the basics of becoming a lawyer on my blog.
Whatever you do, don’t get complacent with your work-wear. You’ve got to look the part to get taken seriously – there’s no way around it.