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Central Chambers - 12 months - October 2018/April 2019

Chambers information
Name of chambers:
Central Chambers
Head of Chambers:
William Staunton
Address of chambers:
Central Chambers
82 King Street
M2 4WQ
Chambers website address:
Main practice area:
Practice areas:
Crime; Family; Immigration; Civil
Specialist services:
Public Access Work
Number of junior tenancies (in the last three years):
Pupillage vacancy information
Number of pupillages:
Awards available:
Financial support level:
£12,000 - £19,999
Closing date:
14 February 2018 at 11:00 PM
Pupillage start date:
October 2018
Pupillage type:
12 month pupillage
Central Chambers invites applications for 2 pupillages. One will commence October 2018 with the second to commence in April 2019.

Central Chambers is well-established in the heart of Manchester city centre; we are a mixed Criminal and Civil set.

The pupillages will be common law pupillages with the successful applicants gaining experience in all areas including crime, family and immigration. Following completion of their first six a decision will be made as to whether one area should be specialised in.

Applicants selected will be invited for interview.

The Interview process will consist of two rounds an initial short interview and, for those successful, a second longer interview which will include an oral advocacy exercise and a written exercise to assess potential.

Interview rounds are to be held during March and early April. We will try to let those who are selected know as soon as possible.

The pupillage will be with a view to tenancy
How to apply
Please send a Covering letter and CV to

The closing date for applications is 11.00pm on 14th February 2018.