Third six vacancies

Chambers can advertise third six vacancies on the Bar Council website free of charge. Please email Member Services with your advert or call 0207 611 1321.

Applicants for positions advertised on this page should contact the relevant chambers directly.

 

Number of vacancies

Chambers

Deadline

One vacany available 

Chambers of Lawrence Power

4 King's Bench Walk
Temple
London
EC4Y 7DL
Tel: 020 7822 8822
Email:   law@4kbw.net 

4 King's Bench Walk, The Chambers of Lawrence Power has a vacancy for one third six Pupil. The deadline for applications is 5pm on Monday, 12 December 2016. However, we will be interviewing before that date based on applications received. A pupil can expect to earn in the region of £20,000.

Our Work

4KBW is one of London's leading sets of barristers' chambers, with a reputation for excellence in drafting and advocacy. Chambers work covers most aspects of commercial law. We have particular expertise in aviation, international arbitration; banking, chancery and information technology. We pride ourselves on our reputation as a modern, approachable, supportive, and friendly place to work. Do take a look at our Twitter, Facebook and the news/articles we post on our website. We also suggest you explore the work placement page and read the testimonials there to obtain a real insight as to what life and work is like at 4KBW.

What Are We After?

We are looking for a third six Pupil who has the potential to become an outstanding barrister. We are keen to recruit a bright, independently-minded person who is articulate, confident, and perceptive. You should be keen to learn, have the ability to get on with people, and be able to demonstrate common sense and good judgment. We value diversity and encourage creative and original thinking. We require a minimum of a 2.1 degree not necessarily in law.

Chambers selection criteria are published on our web site at http://tinyurl.com/jqeeuwc

The Pupillage

Your pupillage will be for six months. The starting date is flexible. You will have one pupil supervisor. You will also have a significant case load of your own and do expect to be going to court on your own cases. We place great worth on training a third six pupil how to learn the principles of managing a practice and learning how to interact with clerks and solicitors and also to manage both lay and professional client expectations. We will train you to seek out detail and be precise in how you problem solve never forget the need for creativity within the process of developing commercial solutions that are real as well as realistic.

Application Procedure

Please provide your mobile phone number in your covering letter. Please arrange for us to be provided with two references, at least one of which should be from a pupil supervisor, by 5pm on Monday, 12 December 2016. The references may be open or closed.

We are committed to equal opportunities and diversity, and aim to select candidates for both pupillage and tenancy solely on merit irrespective of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. We will consider any reasonable adjustments needed to ensure that you can participate in our selection process fairly.

Posted: 30 November 2016

 

12 December 2016 at 17:00

 

 

Two Vacancies Available 

 

 London View Chambers

246-250 Romford Road
Stratford
London, E7 9HZ

London View Chambers is looking for two third six pupils, with a view to these pupillages becoming tenancies.

London View Chambers is a relatively new multi-national set with our main office in Stratford in East London.

We presently do a lot of immigration, asylum and JR work and would expect a third six pupil to be heavily involved in this, and to attend hearings on most days.

Chambers is also specialist in other areas of work including civil, commercial litigation and employment; any pupil would be expected to be develop his/her practice into these areas with the intention of becoming a long-term tenant at London View Chambers.

In the first instance, please write to:

The Clerks

London View Chambers

246-250 Romford Road
Stratford
London, E7 9HZ

Enclosing a covering letter and your C.V.

The name of three referees 

Posted: 07 October 2016

29 December 2016

Open to all Applications

Drystone Chambers
35 Bedford Row
London
WC1R 4JH 

Tel: 020 7404 1881
Email: rebecca.penfold@drystone.com

Drystone Chambers is delighted to announce that, due to surfeit of work, we inviting applications for third six pupils. Third six pupils are eligible to apply for tenancy at the end of their pupillage, and a number of members of chambers are former third six pupils. 

Applications by email by the way of a covering letter, CV and example of written work to Rebecca Penfold (rebecca.penfold@drystone.com). 

All applications will be treated in strict confidence and in accordance with the Bar Council's Equality & Diversity Rules. 

Posted: 02 December 2016

 

No Deadline

 

Open to all Applications

Maidstone Chambers    
51 Earl Street
Maidstone
Kent
ME14 1PD

Maidstone Chambers is looking to recruit Third Six pupils, with a view to tenancy, due to an increasing work load across all our practice areas.

We are a mixed common law chambers based in Maidstone, Kent and practise predominantly in Kent, Sussex and London. Chambers core practice areas are Crime (Prosecution and Defence), Civil (Landlord and Tennant, Trusts of Land, Insolvency and Probate), Family and Military Law. Individual tenants also undertake instructions in Regulatory and Public Law matters.

Successful candidates will have experience of criminal work and at least one of Chambers core practice areas, and will be willing to practice in both London and the wider South Eastern Circuit. Chambers encourages Third Six Pupils to apply for tenancy and will therefore offer mentoring and career development to help pupils develop the practice they want when junior tenants. During third six, pupils can expect to be in court nearly everyday across the Magistrates', Crown and County Courts.

Although based in the County Town of Kent, a stone's throw from the busy Combined Court Centre, members live across Kent, Sussex and London. Chambers offers a friendly and relaxed professional environment and the opportunity to have a true work/life balance.

To apply, please send a copy of your CV and a covering letter detailing why you seek a Third Six Pupilage with Maidstone Chambers and what your aspirations are for your practice as a junior tenant to Alexia Zimbler (azimbler@maidstonechambers.co.uk). All applications will be treated in strictest confidence and in compliance with the Bar Council's Equality & Diversity Rules.

Posted: 15 December 2016 

No Deadline

Open to all applications

 6KBW College Hill
21 College Hill
London
EC4R 2RP

Tel: 0203 3010 910
Fax: 0203 3010 911

6KBW College Hill invites applications for third six pupils with experience in criminal and public law. Third six pupils are encouraged to apply for tenancy after a suitable period and a number of members of chambers are former third six pupils.

Find out more about us from our website.

Our third six pupillages take place twice a year ( 13 Febuary 2017 to 13 March 2017 and 14 August- 11 September 2017)

To apply please submit your CV along with covering letter to  Lucy.Organ@6kbw.com 

All applications will be treated in confidence and in compliance with the Bar Council's Equality & Diversity Rules.

Posted: 07 November 2016

 

No Deadline

 

Open to all applications 

23 Essex Street 

London
WC2R 3AA 
Tel: 020 7413 0353 

23 Essex Street is one of the largest and strongest sets of criminal barristers in England and Wales. 

The London Criminal Team is accepting applications for third six pupillages and may have funding available for the provision of guaranteed earnings.

Members of Chambers both prosecute and defend across all areas of criminal work including the most serious and complex of cases. We have particular expertise in serious crime areas such as terrorism, murder & violent crime, serious sexual offences, and serious drug offences. We also have a strong team of barristers practising in fraud, financial crime as well as professional discipline and regulatory work

Chambers has a genuine commitment to teamwork, supported by both its formal training programme and its inherent culture, which ensures important recent experience is shared across Chambers.

As a third six pupil you will participate in our dedicated pupillage training programme covering advocacy, drafting, substantive law and practice management topics. 

We have offices in London, Manchester and Nottingham and our members are supported by a friendly and professional clerking team. We are ranked as a set for Crime, Financial Crime, Professional Discipline and Commercial, banking & insolvency in the leading Legal Directories.

How to apply

Please apply directly to Chambers by email to pupillage@23es.com. 

The email should be headed: "SURNAME First Name - Third Six Pupillage Application". 

It should have 3 attachments: 


1.        Letter (File Name: "SURNAMEFirstName-Letter") 
2.        Application Form (File Name: "SURNAMEFirstName-ApplicationForm") 
3.        Equal Opportunity Form (File Name: "SURNAMEName-EqualOpportunityForm") 

The letter is your opportunity to explain why, in your view, we should offer you an interview. The body of the letter should not exceed 400 words. 

The Application Form should be downloaded from this website - http://www.23es.com/join-us/pupillage. Please do not exceed the 2 pages allowed. 

The Equal Opportunities Form should be downloaded from the website. This is required to be completed by our regulators. It will be kept separate and will not feature in any decision to interview or recruit. 

Any enquiries should be directed to our Director of Education and Training, Lynn Griffin - lynngriffin@23es.com

Posted: 02 November 2016

No Deadline

 

Open to all applications

1MCB, Chambers of John Benson QC 

Third Floor


15 New Bridge Street

London, 
EC4V 6AU


Tel: 020 7452 8900

Fax: 020 7452 8999

DX: 195 Chancery Lane



1MCB Chambers is a multi-disciplinary human rights set with an ongoing commitment to access to justice for all members of the community. Chambers is supportive and has established teams across a range of disciplines.  Our expertise in crime, public law and employment was recognised in the Legal 500 2016.     

We are seeking applications from outstanding third-six pupils.  We would particularly be interested to hear from applicants with an interest in developing a practice in housing and/or immigration.

During third-six candidates will primarily be expected to cover Chambers' criminal work and should have at least six months experience including summary trials and Crown Court advocacy. Chambers offers third-six candidates the opportunity to develop their civil practice, whilst also covering crime for Chambers, by guaranteeing a minimum of four days per month is allocated for the development of civil work. 



All candidates should demonstrate a proactive approach to developing their own practices and have a commitment to Chambers' ethos.  Third-six pupils will also have a supervisor and benefit from support throughout their time with us.  

Third-six pupils are not charged rent or commission. Chambers is committed to the Equality & Diversity Code for the Bar.
Applicants should submit a CV and covering letter to bernadette.smith@1mcb.com

 Posted: 31 October 2016

No Deadline

Open to all applications

3 Paper Buildings
Temple
London
EC4Y 7EU

Tel: 020 7583 8055

Career opportunities with 3PB's thriving family law team

3PB's busy, established Family Law Group are looking for one or more junior practitioners to join the team and welcome applications from juniors with up to 5 years call, including 3rd six pupils.

We continue to attract leading family law counsel to the 3PB team, including Elizabeth McGrath QC (Call 1987, Silk 2014) and Lawrence Messling (call 1983), both formerly at St Philips chambers, Sarah Dines (Call 1988) formerly at 1 Grays Inn Square, Jennifer Kotilaine (Call 2011) formerly at 42 Bedford Row, and Amy Lush (Call 2013) formerly at 12 College Place. Our team currently boasts 4 Silks and 49 counsel and the breadth of our practice means we can offer a variety of work to suit your individual practice.

We are consistently ranked by the Directories, with references including "A set that solicitors frequently turn to"and "extremely reliable and able to provide first-class coverage in terms of geographical areas, as well as work disciplines".

If you share our drive and commitment to excellence then be part of our success story in our Bristol chambers. Complete an application form on our website at http://www.3pb.co.uk/join_us  or alternatively, for an initial confidential discussion, please contact Hamish Dunlop, Head of the Family Law Group, at Hamish.dunlop@3pb.co.uk

Posted: 10 November 2016 

No Deadline

Vacancies Available.

Queen Square Chambers
56 Queen Square
Bristol
BS1 4PR

Tel: 0117 921 1966

Queen Square Chambers is a busy common law set based in the heart of Bristol, a city which has recently been voted the best place to live in the UK.

Having been part of the legal fabric that makes up chambers in Bristol for more than 40 years, we pride ourselves on being a friendly and approachable set. There is a strong collaborative atmosphere at Queen Square where both the clerks and counsel are committed to ensuring all junior members are supported in their practices.

We welcome applications for "third six" pupillages from exceptional candidates who will have completed compulsory pupillage and who wish to gain further experience in any of our core practice areas.

To aid in any transition or move to chambers, we offer third six pupils rent at a reduced rate for six months and are flexible on the start date.

Please apply by sending a covering letter and CV to James Bromige (jpgb@qs-c.co.uk) along with a copy of your last 3 months' work diary and any references that you may have available.

If you have any queries relating to a third six experience at Queen Square Chambers, please take a look at our website (www.queensquarechambers.co.uk) where Mike Blitz (our most recent tenant following a successful third six pupillage) has put together a few words on the subject. Mike welcomes any requests for an 'off the record' conversation about life at the Bristol Bar, practising at Queen Square Chambers and Bristol in general. He will not be part of the recruitment process.

All applications will be treated in confidence.  Successful candidates will be selected on merit and in accordance with our equality and diversity policy.

Posted: 10 October 2016 

No Deadline

One Vacancy Available.

College Chambers
19 Carlton Crescent
Southampton
Hampshire
S015 2ET

College Chambers is a busy common law set primarily practising in family and civil law, with criminal work for junior tenants and pupils.

Further information can be found on our website at http://www.college-chambers.co.uk.

Chambers is looking to recruit a third six pupil primarily to cover a surplus of work prosecuting and defending in the magistrates' court  in addition to assisting our civil and family teams who are also very busy.

Please apply by sending a letter of application to Neil Maton with a CV, copy of your last 3 months' work diary and any references that you may have available.

Please use the following email address: NMaton@college-chambers.co.ukand copy to the senior clerk weffeny@college-chambers.co.uk

Applications will be kept confidential.

Successful candidates will be selected on merit and in accordance with our equality and diversity policy.

Posted: 4 October 2016 

No Deadline

Two Vacancies Available.

Garden Court Chambers
57-60 Lincoln's Inn Fields,
LONDON,
WC2A 3LJ

The busy and vibrant Crime Team at Garden Court Chambers are seeking to recruit two 3rd six pupils to start immediately.

Garden Court Chambers is a leading multi-disciplinary set with a strong belief in human rights and social justice. Our Crime Team received the Legal 500 award for crime set of the year in 2015.

Applicants will need to have had experience of work in both Magistrates' and Crown Court, including some trial experience in the Magistrates' Court.

If you are interested in applying for a 3rd six please download the application form and monitoring form from our website and email the completed forms to saleha@gclaw.co.uk.

Applications from ethnic minorities and women candidates are particularly welcome.  We seek to operate a fair recruitment policy. We offer £1200 per month guaranteed minimum earnings scheme.

Posted: 5 October 2016 

No Deadline

Four Applications Available.

Clerksroom Barristers
Equity House,
Taunton,
TA1 2PX

Telephone: 01823 704 094
Email: kate.westwood@clerksroom.com

Clerksroom is looking to take on 4,  3rd six pupils with a view to becoming full time, junior tenants. There is no deadline for applications due to new contracts with major firms coming online at the end of 2016 and early 2017. We are able to make swift decisions and offer work from the first day of joining.

About us:

Clerksroom Barristers is  non-traditional set of chambers where all our Barristers work from home. Our members are located throughout England & Wales enabling us to provider cover for all courts. We only undertake private client, civil work. Further detail about our culture and the 3rd six role can be found in the joining us section of our website, www.clerksroom.com We will work with you to develop your practice within your local area or as far away as you are willing to travel. The decision is yours.

Further information can be obtained from our people manager, Kate Westwood. Kate can be contacted by phone on 01823 704 094 or email kate.westwood@clerksroom.com.

Posted: 3 October 2016 

No Deadline

Open to all applications

3 Paper Buildings

Temple
London
EC4Y 7EU

3PB's thriving and expanding Criminal Law Group invite applications from current  3rd six pupils, with a view to being kept on in a permanent position as a barrister, to meet increasing volumes of criminal work, from prosecution and defence to private and regulatory crime.

Our Criminal team continues to go from strength to strength and is consistently recognized as a top criminal law chambers on the Western Circuit by the legal directories. Currently 36 criminal law barristers within the team, including 7 Silks, you will be joining an established legal team with the opportunity to build an excellent practice on the Western Circuit, practising from either or both of our offices in Winchester or Bournemouth.

Supported by efficient and professional staff, this is a great opportunity to further develop your career within 3PB's friendly, collegiate environment.

We are fully committed to equal opportunities and to improving and maintaining diversity at the Bar.

For further details and/or to discuss matters confidentially please contact Adam Feest QC, Head of the Crime Group, at adam.feest@3pb.co.uk or visit the website at www.3pb.co.uk.

Posted: 28 September 2016 

No Deadline

Advertising for one third six pupil.

Open to all applications

12 College Place

12 College Place
Fauvelle Buildings
Southampton
SO15 2FE

Telephone: 02380 320 320
Email: mharrison@12cp.co.uk

12 College Place are looking for a Third Six Pupil to join its busy Criminal Team (with a view to obtaining tenancy).

Chambers welcomes those with a strong desire to practice on the Western Circuit.

Applicants should be able to manage a busy practice, have a good academic record and possess excellent communication skills. Drive, ambition and commitment to developing a successful practice in Crime is also imperative. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to prosecute and defend in the Magistrates' Court and Crown Court assisting the team to manage its busy workload.

Chambers enjoys a friendly and collegiate atmosphere. Many of chambers junior tenants have joined following completion of third six pupillages.

Applicants should email their CV, covering letter and copy of their diary for the last three months to Mark Harrison, Senior Clerk at mharrison@12cp.co.uk , alternatively hard copies can be posted to chambers at 12 College Place, Fauvelle Buildings, Southampton, SO15 2FE marked for his attention.

We are an equal opportunities set and are committed to equality and diversity.

All applications will be treated in confidence.

Posted: 6 September 2016 

No Deadline

Two vacancies available.

 

Erimus Chambers

Erimus Chambers
Christchurch House
40 Upper George Street
LUTON
LU1 2RS


Tel: 0333 577 5450
Email: applications@erimuschambers.com

Erimus Chambers are based in Luton, covering courts throughout London, The Home Counties and The South East. We are a busy common law set and are now seeking to recruit a junior tenant to practice in one or more of the following areas: Crime, Civil, Family and Immigration.  New tenants can expect to be in court every day.

Applicants should submit a copy of their CV and a single page covering letter/email to The Senior Clerk.

Chambers operates an equal opportunities policy and adheres to the Equality and Diversity Code for the Bar.

Posted: 6 September 2016 

No Deadline

One vacancy available

Pallant Chambers,
12 North Pallant,
Chichester,
West Sussex
PO19 1TQ

Email: awilliams@pallantchambers.co.uk

Telephone: 01243 784538

Pallant Chambers is looking for a Third 6 pupil to join its Civil (chancery) team, with a view to becoming a long-term part of our development for the future. 

Chambers offers the chance to maintain and develop a successful practice while living in the beautiful surroundings of a Cathedral city and the West Sussex countryside.  Chambers is consistently top ranked in the South-Eastern section of the Legal 500, with 17 individual nominations for its barristers in the last edition; we pride ourselves on providing high quality specialist advice and advocacy, and look to recruit like-minded individuals to continue to take Chambers forward.

The successful candidate will be carefully supported by his or her own pupil supervisor and be given the chance to learn from other senior and junior members of the team, but will also be able to develop his or her own practice.  We are particularly interested in pupils wishing to specialise in property, commercial and/or inheritance disputes, though pupils should naturally expect to be exposed to a range of different cases as they begin their career.

Applications should be made by CV and covering letter to the senior clerk, Alister Williams

Posted: 28 July 2016

No deadline

One Vacancy available

Pump Court Chambers
3 Pump Court
London
EC4Y 7AJ 

Tel: 020 7353 0711

'Pump Court Chambers' busy family team is looking for an able and enthusiastic 3rd-six pupil to work both on the Western and South Eastern Circuits.

Pump Court Chambers is a barristers' set fit for the modern business world.

As a large provider of legal services, Pump Court Chambers is recognised as 'top ranked' and 'a leading set' by Chambers and Partners Guide to the UK Legal Profession. We are highly regarded by our peers and work providers for the depth of our expertise across the full range of contentious legal services in London and on the Western and South Eastern Circuits.

If you share our ambition, drive and commitment to excellence in all that we do, we would like to hear from you.

All applications will be treated in confidence. We are an equal opportunities set and are committed to equality and diversity. Please download the application form on our website www.pumpcourtchambers.com and submit to e.boydell@pumpcourtchambers.com. Please advise if you require adjustments because of a disability."

Posted: 29 June 2016

No Deadline

Open to all applications

39 Park Square Chambers
39 Park Square North
Leeds
LS1 2NU

Tel: 0113 245 6633
Fax: 0113 242 1567

39 Park Square is looking to recruit a Third Six pupil (with a view to securing tenancy).

We invite applications for Third Six pupils to join the Crime, Immigration & Personal Injury Teams to commence as soon as possible.

Applicants will recently have undertaken a First and Second Six pupillage, and will be looking to gain substantial advocacy and paperwork experience. Solicitor applicants with similar experience, wishing to transfer to the Bar, will also be considered. We anticipate that successful applicants will have a busy diary. Applications for tenancy will be considered after a six month period. 

Applicants should be committed to undertaking work mainly on the North Eastern Circuit but will also be required to work on others when needed.

Application is by curriculum vitae and covering letter, which should be posted to Ian Kitchen, Senior Clerk.

Chambers operates an equal opportunities policy and adheres to the Equality and Diversity Code for the Bar.

Posted: 12 May 2016

No deadline

Open to all applications

St John's Chambers
101 Victoria Street
Bristol
BS1 6PU

Tel: 0117 923 4717
Fax: 0117 929 4821

We invite applications for a 3rd six pupil to join our busy Family Law team.

Our successful Family Law team is looking to recruit and grow. Many of our members and our clerks are regularly recommended in the leading directories whiles we are also involved in several cutting edge initiatives.

Our team is looking for an ambitious 3rd six pupil with a particular interest in Public Law children cases to join our busy team.

Applications should be sent to:
Derek Jenkins, Chief Executive,
101 Victoria Street,
Bristol,
BS1 6PU

Posted: 12 May 2016

No deadline

Open to all applications

9 Bedford Row
London
WC1R 4AZ

Tel: 020 7489 2727
Fax: 020 7489 2828

9 Bedford Row invites applications for third six pupillage, with a view to tenancy.

9 Bedford Row has long been a highly regarded, leading set in both domestic and international criminal law.

Applications are sought from outstanding candidates. The successful candidates can expect to be busy and in court every day covering Chambers' expanding workload.

Applicants should submit a copy of their CV and a single page covering letter to the pupillage committee.

All application will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Posted: 12 May 2016

No deadline

Open to all applications

Cathedral Chambers 
10 Clytha Park Road
Newport
NP20 4PB

Sophia House
28 Cathedral Road
Cardiff
CF11 9LJ

Email: clerks@cathedralchambers.co.uk

Cathedral Chambers invites applications for a Third Six pupil who has experience in family law. Applications for tenancy will be considered after a six month period.

Chambers specialises in all aspects of family law and requires a Third Six pupil to assist with their high caseload. You will be expected to draft pleadings and skeletons, undertake conferences with clients as well as attending before all levels of tribunal in South Wales and beyond. A full driving license and car is essential.

Applications should be made by CV and covering letter to clerks@cathedralchambers.co.uk, clearly marked "Application for Third Six
Pupillage". All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Posted: 12 May 2016

No deadline

At least one vacancy available

St. Albans Chambers
2 - 4 St. Peters Street
St. Albans
Hertfordshire
AL1 3LF

Tel: 01727 843383
Fax: 01727 842820

St. Albans Chambers invites applications for one or more Third Six pupils.

An offer of a Third Six pupillage would be with a realistic expectation of a tenancy being offered thereafter, providing the pupil proved themselves worthy of a place in Chambers.

Due to a significant increase in work within the areas of family children and finance, civil and magistrates crime, we offer the opportunity for immediate work. The successful candidate would be introduced to our solicitor clients (local and national firms), Local Authorities and CPS.

We serve our clients within the regions of Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire and London.

We are a highly regarded mixed set based in St. Albans.  Successful applicants can expect to be in Court regularly.

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence and should be addressed to the Practice Manager and sent to clerks@stalbanschambers.com. Please enclose a full profile and covering letter.

Chambers operates an equal opportunities policy and adheres to the Equality and Diversity Code for the Bar.

Posted: 15 April 2016 

No deadline

Open to all applications

Ropewalk Chambers
Ropewalk Chambers 24
The Ropewalk
Nottingham
NG1 5EF

Tel: 0115 947 2581
Fax: 0115 947 6532

Ropewalk Chambers invites applications for one or more Third Six pupils.

An offer of a Third Six pupillage would be with a realistic expectation of a tenancy being offered thereafter, providing the pupil proved themselves worthy of a place in Chambers.

We are a highly regarded civil set based in Nottingham but with pupils and members working nationally.  Successful applicants can expect to be in Court regularly. The pupillage would be unfunded.

We are looking for candidates who will uphold our core values of excellence, service and integrity. We would expect to want to take up references from earlier pupillages.

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence and should be sent to patricklimbqc@ropewalk.co.uk  Please enclose a full profile and covering letter.

Ropewalk Chambers operates an equal opportunities policy and adheres to the Equality and Diversity Code for the Bar.

Posted: 13 April 2016

No deadline

One vacancy available

Magdalen Chambers
Victory House
Dean Clarke Gardens
Exeter
Devon
EX2 4AA

Tel: 01392 285200 
Fax: 01392 208204

Magdalen Chambers is one of the largest chambers in the South West with almost 50 members, specialising in all aspects of Civil and Family work.

In line with our current expansion programme, we are seeking applications for a 3rd six pupil to assist and support our busy junior Civil and Family practitioners.

Ideally, we would like the successful applicant to join us as soon as possible, with the possibility of tenancy following completion of their 3rd Six.

To apply for an interview, we ask that all applicants send their CV and covering letter to James Basden, Senior Clerk, by email to james@magdalenchambers.co.uk along with anonymised examples of recent written work. All applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

Chambers operates an equal opportunities policy and adheres to the Equality and Diversity code of the Bar Council.

Posted: 1 April 2016 

No deadline

Two vacancies available

Church Court Chambers
Goldsmith Buildings
Temple
London
EC4Y 7BL

Tel: 020 7936 3637
Fax: 020 7583 2061

Church Court Chambers is a multi-disciplinary set with a proud reputation in Crime, Family, Employment, Immigration and Civil Law. Our Members, including two Silks and 46 juniors, enjoy busy and varied mixed practices; collectively they have an enviable back catalogue of high-profile and complex matters.

We welcome applications for two Third Six pupillages from candidates who can demonstrate a willingness to engage with the broad spectrum of work available in Chambers. We look for academic ability, outstanding advocacy skills, evidence of commitment to life at the independent Bar, and hallmarks of character which are reflective of not simply a Member of the Bar, but a barrister who wishes to become in due course a Member of Church Court Chambers.

We remain committed to recruiting the best and most able pupils. Chambers considers the development and expansion of Chambers as being inherently linked to our pupillage programme. Third Six pupils have a dedicated pupil supervisor and "junior buddy". As a Chambers, we can offer a firm foundation and range of work to third-six pupils, allowing them to develop a busy and varied practice.

All applications shall be treated in the strictest of confidence and should be by way of covering letter of no more than one side of A4 enclosing a CV of no more than three sides of A4.  Applications should be addressed to Kerim Fuad QC and sent to Chambers' Senior Clerk by email.

Chambers is committed to equal opportunities and acts in accordance with the Bar Council's Code of Conduct and the Equality Code for the Bar. We do not discriminate, or permit discrimination, by reference to sex, race, ethnic origin, national origin, nationality or citizenship, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, religion, political persuasion, disability or age.

Posted: 24 February 2016 

No deadline

One vacancy available

Clock Chambers
Ashton House
67 Compton Road
Wolverhampton
WV3 9QZ

Tel: 01902 313444
Fax: 01902 421110

Clock Chambers is a busy set of chambers which specialises in Criminal and Family work.

We are looking for a third six pupil who can commence as soon as practicable with a view to apply for tenancy.

Applicants must be enthusiastic personable and be able to work as park of a team.

We cover the Midland circuit, ie the West and East Midlands, Warwickshire, Worcester, Staffordshire and Shropshire.

Applicants should submit a CV detailing legal experience to Prof. John Ritson.

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Posted: 24 February 2016 

No deadline

Two vacancies available

Forum Chambers
1 Quality Court
London
WC2A 1HR

Tel: 020 3735 8070

Forum is a small commercial set of chambers, with an emphasis on banking and finance, based just outside Lincoln's Inn. We are looking to expand our busy team. We welcome applications for up to two third six pupillages.

Applicants must be enthusiastic, personable, and able to work as part of a team.

To apply, please send a covering letter and CV to  clerks@forumchambers.com

Posted: 15 February 2016

No deadline

Two vacancies available

Exchange Chambers
Liverpool
Manchester
Leeds

Tel: 0845 300 7747

We are actively looking to recruit two third six common law pupils.

Visit our website for further information about chambers.

To apply, please contact Chantal Campbell at Campbell@exchangechambers.co.uk for an application form.

All applications will be treated with the strictest of confidence and compliance with the Bar Council's Equality and Diversity rules.
 
Posted: 8 February 2016 

No deadline

Open to all applications

Regency Barristers Chambers
45 Priestgate
Peterborough
PE1 1LB

Tel: 01733 315215
DX: 12349 PETERBOROUGH 1

Regency Barristers Chambers is seeking a 3rd six pupil to commence as soon as practicable, with a view to being able to apply for tenancy.

Due to a significant increase in work within the areas of family children and finance, civil and magistrates crime, we offer the opportunity for immediate work. The successful candidate would be introduced to our solicitor clients (local and national firms), Local Authorities and CPS.

We serve our clients within the region of East Anglia, East Midlands, Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire.

We pride ourselves in nurturing and developing young talent in order to forge a successful career at the bar including developing their own solicitor client base as well as offering support with direct public access for the future.

Regency Chambers is an equal opportunities policy and complies with the Equality and Diversity Code.

Candidates will be selected on merit.

Any applications should be sent via email to pwright@regencychambers.law.co.uk with a covering letter and C.V. including details of recent advocacy/court work would be helpful. All applications will be dealt with in the strictest confidence.

Posted: 1 February 2016

No deadline

Open to all applications

Chambers of Mr David Josse QC
5 St Andrew's Hill
London
EC4V 5BZ

Tel: 0207 332 5400
Fax: 0207 489 7847

5 St Andrew's Hill is pleased to invite applications from prospective third six pupils with a view to tenancy. The successful candidates will practise in crime, civil, extradition and prison law.

Third Six pupils can look forward to being in court most days, and will be expected to cover some Saturday hearings.

Applications are sought from outstanding candidates with experience of conducting a wide range of hearings in the criminal courts, for both the prosecution and defence.

Candidates should demonstrate a proactive approach to developing their own work, and commitment to Chambers' values.

Applicants should submit a CV, detailing legal experience to date, and a covering letter to Mr Edward Connell.
 
Chambers is committed to the Equality & Diversity Code for the Bar.

Posted: 9 November 2015

No deadline

Open to all applications

Central Chambers
89 Princess Street
Manchester
M1 4HT

Tel: 0161 236 1133
Fax: 0161 236 1177
 
Central Chambers invites applications for one or more Third Six pupils.

Central Chambers is a well-established chambers in the heart of Manchester city centre. Members practice in Crime, Family, Immigration and Civil law. We are inviting applications from candidates who specialise in these areas.

An offer of a Third Six pupillage would be with a realistic expectation of a tenancy being offered thereafter, providing the pupil proved themselves worthy of a place in Chambers.

Please enclose a full profile and covering letter.

Applications should be addressed to Joseph Lynch, and will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

Chambers has an equal opportunities and diversity policy.

Posted: 24 August 2015

No deadline

Open to all applications

Goldsmith Chambers
Goldsmith Building
London
EC4Y 7BL

Tel: 020 7353 6802

Goldsmith Chambers is currently recruiting Third Six pupils with a view to tenancy for both our Criminal and Civil Practice Groups.

Criminal Team:
Applications are sought from candidates with experience of conducting a wide range of hearings in the criminal courts, for both the prosecution and defence.  The successful candidates will be committed to practicing in crime.

Civil Team:
Applications are sought from candidates with Direct Access accreditation and the adaptability to cover a wide range of mixed civil law.

All applicants should e-mail Catherine Milsom ( c.milsom@goldsmithchambers,com) Head of the Pupillage and New Tenancy Committee, with the subject line "Third Six Application", and with the following documents attached:

-Your covering letter and CV,
-A print-out of your work diary covering last three months,
-Any references that you would like us to consider, including from solicitors and former pupil supervisors, and
-Our Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form (link under the Pupillage tab on our website , should you wish to complete it.  Please note that completion of this form is entirely voluntary. 

Posted: 26 May 2016

No deadline

Three vacancies available

Chambers of Shabeena Azhar and Jonathan Mole
9 King's Bench Walk
Temple
London
EC4Y 7DX

Tel: 020 7353 9564
Fax: 020 7353 7943

9 King's Bench Walk currently has three vacancies for third six pupils with experience predominantly in criminal law.
Successful applicants will be kept busy conducting cases, for both defence and prosecution, in the magistrates' courts every day. Third six pupils will have ample opportunity to develop a Crown Court practise, prosecuting and defending and the scope to develop and refine advocacy skills is therefore substantial. We also encourage pupils to develop their own practise in family, immigration or civil law and we have experienced practitioners in all areas who will be able to advise and guide third six pupils who wish to broaden their areas of specialisation.

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence and should be addressed to Richard Wood, Secretary to the Tenancy and Pupillage Committee, enclosing a CV and covering letter.

We have a robust equal opportunities policy.

Posted: 16 January 2015

No deadline

Open to applications

Senate House Chambers
14 Albion Place
Northampton
NN1 1UD

Tel: 01604 210979
Fax: 01604 622283

Chambers invites applications for third six pupillage and tenancy.

Senate House Chambers is the largest set of barristers based in Northampton and provides specialist legal representation and advice in family, crime, immigration and civil law.

We are expanding our junior family and criminal teams and welcome applications for third six pupillage and probationary tenancies. Offers will be made on the basis that applicants should expect to develop a mixed practice.

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence and should be addressed to our Joint Heads of Chambers Miss. Michelle Christie and Miss. Lianne Murphy and should be by way of a CV and covering letter.

Posted: 18 December 2014 

No deadline

Open to applications

The Chambers of Anthony Metzer QC
Goldsmith Building                                   
Temple
London,
EC4Y 7BL

Tel: 020 7353 6802
Fax: 020 7583 5255

Goldsmith Chambers is currently recruiting Third Six pupils who wish to gain experience in predominantly criminal work.  Please e-mail Victoria Wilson, Head of the Pupillage and Tenancy Committee, with the subject line "Third Six Application", and with the following documents attached:

Your covering letter and CV;

A print-out of your work diary covering last three months;

Any references that you would like us to consider, including from solicitors and former pupil supervisors;

And our Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form (link under the Pupillage tab on our website www.goldsmithchambers.com), should you wish to complete it.  Please note that completion of this form is entirely voluntary.

Posted 15 September 2014

No deadline

One vacancy available

St Ives Chambers
Whittall Street
Birmingham
B4 6DH

Tel: 0121 236 0863
Fax: 0121 236 6961

St Ives Chambers is looking to recruit a Third Six pupil to commence as soon as possible (with a view to securing tenancy), to practise in Crime, with the possibility of some Regulatory work in future.

We invite applications for a Third Six pupil to join the Criminal team to commence as soon as possible.

Applicants will recently have undertaken a First and Second Six predominantly in crime, and will already have substantial advocacy experience in both the Magistrates and Crown Courts. We anticipate that successful applicants will have a busy diary. Applications for tenancy will be considered after a 6 month period.

Applicants should be dedicated to practising criminal work, in addition to having a desire to work primarily in the Midlands.

Application is by way of CV and covering letter, which should be e-mailed or posted to Timothy Bowe

Chambers operates an equal opportunities policy, and adheres to the Equality and Diversity Code for the Bar.

Please see Chambers website for more information about Chambers.

Posted: 16 January 2014 

No deadline