Practical guidance and support

Ethics guidance

Contact the Ethical EnquiriesĀ Helpline, or visit the Bar Council's Ethics & Practice Hub to view ethics and practice documentation and guidance

Support in disputes

Dispute advice and assistance for members of the Bar

IT and GDPR support

Browse the full list of IT and GDPR guidance, articles, tools and reports

Personal support

Wellbeing and career support

Wellbeing initiatives, helplines, mentoring, parental and personal support

Equality, diversity and inclusion

Equality initiatives and information and bullying and harassment support

International practitioners and immigration support


Programmes, events and business development opportunities for international practitioners

Immigration support for barristers

Skilled Worker visas for barristers

Your working life

Employed Bar

Guidance, resources, events and networks for employed barristers

Young Bar

Guidance for newly qualified barristers on how to build their practice and develop their skills

Barristers' Working Lives

This major survey of the Bar explores the lived experience of working as a barrister.