Aspiring barristers: gain funded experience in chambers this summer | The Careers Service Aspiring barristers: gain funded experience in chambers this summer – Oxford University Careers Service
Oxford logo
Expired news

Aspiring barristers: gain funded experience in chambers this summer

Posted on behalf of Middle Temple . Blogged by Julia Sadler on 03/12/2019.

Middle Temple: Access to the Bar Awards 2020

The Middle Temple Access to the Bar Awards are intended to help students from non-traditional backgrounds to make informed choices about whether to consider the Bar as a career.

Funded by the donations of senior members of the Inn, the scheme provides two funded weeks (£250 per week) of work experience every summer for up to 30 undergraduates from disadvantaged backgrounds. One week is spent marshalling (i.e. shadowing a judge in court) and the other week in Chambers with a barrister.

The scheme is open to undergraduate and postgraduate students who meet the eligibility requirements. Click here for further information about the scheme, guidance on how to apply, and the application form. Deadline: Friday, 6 December 2019.