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Magdalen Chambers - 12 months - October 2019
Name of chambers:
Head of Chambers:
Address of chambers:
Dean Clarke Gardens
Chambers website address:
Main practice area:
Family and Civil
Administrative; Business; Consumer law; Employment; Family; Property and land; Personal injury; Clinical negligence; Planning; Environment; Regulatory; Public law; Chancery; Financial services and regulation; Civil; Commercial and chancery; Children law
Alternative dispute resolution (mediation and arbitration); Public access work; Pro bono
Number of junior tenancies (in the last three years):
Number of pupillages:
Financial support level:
£12,000 - £19,999
11 February 2019 at 11:00 AM
Pupillage start date:
12 month pupillage
Magdalen Chambers in Exeter invites applications for two pupillages commencing in 2019.
Magdalen Chambers is the largest set in the south-west (south of Bristol) and is looking to expand further through the recruitment of outstanding pupils with the potential to become tenants.
Chambers intends to recruit one family and one civil pupil. Please be clear in your application which is your preferred area of specialism.
Pupils will be allocated one pupil supervisor but will be expected to spend time with other members in order to gain exposure to the different types of work that Chambers undertakes. In your second six, you will start to take on your own cases as well as continuing to undertake work with tenants.
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.
- Please explain why you wish to undertake pupillage at Magdalen Chambers. (200 words)
- Please explain whether you wish to undertake a civil or family pupillage and your reasons for this. (150 words)
- What is the biggest (non-academic) challenge you have had to overcome and why does the experience make you more likely to succeed at the bar? (200 words)
- Please provide details of your personal interests. (150 words)
To apply, please click on the Apply Online link below and then complete the online application form.