39 Essex Chambers - 12 months - Sept 2020

Chambers information
Name of chambers:
39 Essex Chambers
Head of Chambers:
Neil Block QC and Alison Foster QC
Address of chambers:
81 Chancery Lane
London
WC2A 1DD
Chambers email:
Chambers website address:
Practice areas:
Administrative; Commercial; Civil; Construction and engineering; Costs; Energy; Clinical negligence; Personal injury; Public law; Environment; Planning; Property; Regulatory
Specialist services:
Public access work; Alternative dispute resolution (mediation and arbitration); Pro bono
Circuits:
London
Tenants:
127
Number of junior tenancies (in the last three years):
Nine
Pupillage vacancy information
Number of pupillages:
Three
Awards available:
Yes
Financial support level:
£60,000 - £100,000
Closing date:
7 February 2019 at 11:00 AM
Pupillage start date:
7 September 2020
Pupillage type:
12 month pupillage
Reference:
PG013/18/1561
Description
Number of Pupillages:
Up to 3 commencing September 2020 - 2021

Pupillage Award:
£60,000

Drawdown:
Up to £12,500 in year before commencement of pupillage

Mini-Pupillages:
We recommend strongly that applicants for pupillage undertake a mini-pupillage with us prior to completing the pupillage application form.
Application Questions

The following questions will form the Pupillage Application Questionnaire section of the application form for this pupillage vacancy. These are included here to allow you to prepare in advance.

  1. Why do you believe you will make a good barrister? In your answer, please identify any relevant experiences or skills that you believe may help you in your career. (250 words)
  2. Why do you want to join our chambers? In your answer, please give reasons for your choice of chambers. (200 words)
  3. What areas of practice are you interested in, and why? (200 words)
How to apply
To apply, please click on the Apply Online link below and then complete the online application form.