Fraser Chambers (no deadline)

Fraser Chambers invites applications for third-six pupillage from candidates who have completed pupillage and who can demonstrate an interest in defamation and private prosecutions to service our High Net Worth client base.

  • 10 August 2020
  • Third six vacancy

Guest blog: Colombia, Covid-19 and the rule of law

Toby Cadman of Guernica 37 Chambers and the Bar Council’s International Committee continues the focus on Covid-19 in South America, this time considering the position in Colombia.

  • 6 August 2020
  • Blog

New Square Chambers (deadline 21 August)

New Square Chambers invites applications for third-six pupillage from candidates who have completed a chancery and/or commercial pupillage, or who can demonstrate significant experience of and interest in chancery and/or commercial work.

  • 3 August 2020
  • Third six vacancy

Return to work in Chambers

A recent LPMA and IBC survey found that chambers have seen very little increase in the number of members returning to the office.

  • 2 August 2020
  • Blog

New Court Chambers (deadline 21 August 2020)

New Court Chambers invites applications from pupils showing a clear commitment and motivation towards pursuing a career as a specialist family advocate.

  • 28 July 2020
  • Third six vacancy

Old Square Tax Chambers (deadline 31 August)

Old Square Tax Chambers is inviting applications for a funded third six pupillage with a view to tenancy. Applications are invited from candidates with experience in the commercial and/or chancery fields.

  • 27 July 2020
  • Third six vacancy

Guest blog: Qualifying as a mediator with the Bar Council's acclaimed programme

Jonathan Dingle and Andrea Barnes, Joint Heads of Chambers at Normanton Chambers and Society of Mediators Course Leaders, explain why it's worth taking the Bar Council's exceptional accredited mediator training course.

  • 22 July 2020
  • Blog

Guest blog: Brazil, Covid-19 and the rule of law

Frederico Singarajah of Hardwicke Chambers and the Bar Council's International Committee considers the rule of law position in Brazil.

  • 22 July 2020
  • Blog

New report reveals England & Wales spends more on coffee than on law and order

Bar Council's latest report reveals the extremely worrying scale of law and order in Britain

  • 16 July 2020
  • Press release

Small Change for Justice report 2020

  • 16 July 2020
  • Guidance

Guest blog: How will restricting jury trial and reducing jury numbers affect the delivery of justice?

Tana Adkin QC, barrister at Charter Chambers and member of the Bar Councils Retention Panel, looks in-depth at the many reasons why jury trials should not be tampered with

  • 10 July 2020
  • Blog