Name of chambers:
30 Park Place
Head of Chambers:
Ruth Henke QC
Address of chambers:
30 Park Place
Chambers website address:
Administrative; Chancery; Clinical negligence; Commercial; Community care and health; Education; Employment; Family; Finance; Human rights; Immigration; Inquiries and inquests; Local government; Mental health & court of protection; Personal injury; Planning; Police; Prison law and criminal justice; Procurement; Public law; Regulatory; White collar crime; Crime
Public access work; Pro bono; Mediation
Wales & chester
Number of junior tenancies (in the last three years):
Number of pupillages:
Financial support level:
£20,000 - £29,999
11 February 2019 at 11:00 AM
Pupillage start date:
12 month pupillage
Thirty Park Place is committed to developing the future of the Bar by offering a number of funded twelve month pupillages per annum to suitably qualified applicants.
Chambers is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
Thirty Park Place is a multi-disciplinary chambers highly ranked in the major legal directories, which offers expert legal advice and representation at all levels of call and across a wide range of practice areas. Chambers is made up of 68 barristers, primarily based in Cardiff, including 8 QC’s, assisted by a strong clerking and administration team.
Our selection process aims to be rigorous, objective and fair. We select pupils on ability and potential alone, and look for evidence of intelligence, analytical ability, communication and advocacy skills. A strong desire to succeed and a commitment to the profession are also essential. Both law and non- law graduates are encouraged to apply.
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.
- Why do you wish to become a barrister? (150 words)
- What areas of practice are you interested in and why? (200 words)
- Give your reasons for your choice of chambers? (200 words)
- Please briefly explain your understanding of the law making powers in Wales? (200 words)
- Why do you believe that you will make a good barrister? In your answer please identify any relevant experience or skills that you believe may help you in your career. (200 words)
To apply, please click on the Apply Online link below and then complete the online application form.