Why become a barrister?
The Bar can offer a highly satisfying and rewarding career
if you possess:
- A high level of
- Articulacy in written and
- An ability to think and
communicate clearly under pressure, and
- Determination and
Use the left-hand navigation menus to find information about
what barristers do. You can also view profiles of practising
barristers, which provide insight into the lifestyle and culture of
barristers working in different practice areas, and on the
different practice options available to barristers, including
self-employed, employed and dual capacity practice.