5RB (deadline 15 July)

Due to an increasingly high volume of work, 5RB are seeking to recruit a third six pupil, with a view to tenancy. 5RB is the leading set specialising in all areas of media and communications law, including defamation, privacy, breach of confidence, data protection and information law, harassment, contempt of court and reporting restrictions. We are the only chambers to specialise exclusively in this fascinating area.

  • 1 July 2022
  • Probationary tenancy vacancy

#LegalPride2022: Lawyers unite to celebrate 50 years of Pride

Lawyers will march together this weekend

  • 1 July 2022
  • Press release

Whitestone Chambers (deadline 15 July)

Whitestone Chambers has a vacancy for a third six pupil. The deadline for applications is 15 July 2022 however, we will be interviewing before that date based on applications received. A pupil can expect to bill in the region of £25,000 during the six months.

  • 30 June 2022
  • Probationary tenancy vacancy

3DJB (no deadline)

3 Dr Johnson's Buildings are looking to recruit a 3rd six pupil to join chambers.

  • 30 June 2022
  • Probationary tenancy vacancy

Joint statement from the YBC and Young CBA on support for young barristers

The Officers of the Bar Council Young Barristers’ Committee and the Young CBA have issued a joint statement to young criminal barristers.

  • 29 June 2022
  • Press release

SLAPP: A question of definition?

The UK Anti-SLAPP Coalition is calling for legal reforms to protect the public interest

  • 28 June 2022
  • Blog

Advocate: Created by the Bar, Sustained by the Bar - Justice Week 2022

It’s never too early, or too late, to start volunteering for Advocate, says Rebecca Wilkie

  • 24 June 2022
  • Blog

The importance of free legal representation for people who can’t afford it - Justice Week 2020

FRU represents hundreds of people each year when there are tens of thousands of people who need help

  • 24 June 2022
  • Blog

The Bar Mock Trial Competition put Sophie Quinton-Carter on her career path to become a barrister - Justice Week 2022

‘Why do you want to be a criminal barrister?’ is the question every budding advocate dreads

  • 23 June 2022
  • Blog

Barristers in international arbitration brochure 2022

Key features of international arbitration – the challenges and opportunities it presents to disputing parties and their legal advisers; The advantages which barristers bring to international arbitration; Services provided by barristers in international arbitration; and How to involve a barrister to assist in an international arbitration.

  • 23 June 2022
  • Brochure

The rule of law needs continuous investment and nurturing, says Bob Neill MP – Justice Week 2022

We should be grateful and proud of the UK’s eminent role over hundreds of years in furthering the cause of the law say the Chair of the Parliamentary Justice Committee.

  • 22 June 2022
  • Blog

3TG (no deadline)

3TG is a leading Criminal set ranked in both the Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners. We are recruiting 2 ‘probationary tenants’ to join our exceptionally busy criminal practice.

  • 22 June 2022
  • Probationary tenancy vacancy

The work of the Young Barristers’ Committee by Michael Harwood - Justice Week 2022

Michael Harwood, Vice Chair of the Young Barristers’ Committee, explains the Bar Council's work for the Young Bar

  • 21 June 2022
  • Blog

The work of the Bar Council by Malcolm Cree - Justice Week 2022

Malcolm Cree CBE, the Chief Executive Officer of the Bar Council, highlights what the organisation has achieved in the last two years.

  • 21 June 2022
  • Blog

5 Essex Court (no deadline)

Due to a high volume of work, 5 Essex Court seeks to recruit 1 or 2 third six pupils/probationary tenants, with a view to tenancy. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until at least 1 post is filled.

  • 21 June 2022
  • Probationary tenancy vacancy

New data reveals decline in access to justice

The Bar Council is calling for more funding for the justice system as it launches new data on access to justice in England and Wales.

  • 20 June 2022
  • Press release

Doughty Street Chambers (deadline 11 July, 5pm)

Doughty Street Barristers are routinely involved in some of the most innovative and high-profile cases within personal injury and clinical negligence litigation. 

  • 20 June 2022
  • Probationary tenancy vacancy

Standing Orders for Committees of the Bar Council of England and Wales

Standing Orders for Committees of the Bar Council of England and Wales.

  • 20 June 2022

Five Paper (deadline 15 July)

Five Paper welcomes applications for Third Six pupillage from those with an interest and experience in Property, Landlord & Tenant and Social Housing work. The latter is an area where Chambers is ranked in both Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners. The successful candidate should expect a busy practice, regularly appearing in the County Court, Tribunal and High Court as well as providing written advice/pleadings from inception. There will also be the opportunity to experience work in our wider practice areas, including within our Commercial Division.

  • 20 June 2022
  • Probationary tenancy vacancy