Most aspiring barristers are scared. I thought I’d share my thoughts on breaking out of the cycle of fear and taking ownership of your journey to the Bar.
Exams are tough for everyone. In this post I list five essential items that are in my exam survival kit and ensure that I can perform as best as possible.
An ‘L’ stands for a ‘loss’. Here I discuss ways that you can recover after something goes wrong at Law School.
Here I share my tips for how you can meaningfully engage with the GDL course and improve your experience.
Getting experience seeing barristers in action is essential to developing your knowledge of the profession and the areas of law you hope to practise. Now you can do it without leaving your bed!
Tis’ the season for pupillage applications! I have been gathering together resources to help me with my applications and thought I’d share them here.
Here I discuss how to apply, interview and have the best shot possible at securing a scholarship for the GDL and/or BPTC.
After spending time thinking about myself and doing more research, I decided that there’s a lot more I want to do before I feel I will be a successful and competitive candidate for Pupillage.
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.
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!