1 Crown Office Row - 12 months - October 2021

Chambers information
Name of chambers:
1 Crown Office Row Brighton
Head of Chambers:
Simon Sinnatt
Address of chambers:
119 Church Street
Brighton
BN1 1UD
Chambers email:
Chambers website address:
Practice areas:
Civil; Crime; Family
Specialist services:
Public Access Work
Circuits:
South eastern
Tenants:
49
Number of junior tenancies (in the last three years):
Six
Pupillage vacancy information
Number of pupillages:
One
Awards available:
No
Financial support level:
£30,000 - £39,999
Closing date:
7 February 2020 at 12:01 PM
Pupillage start date:
October 2021
Pupillage type:
12 month pupillage
Reference:
NPG413/19/1721
Description
1 Crown Office Row Brighton are seeking a candidate for a 12 month pupillage for October 2021. 1 Crown Office Row are a leading set on the South Eastern circuit. Please see our websites for details of our work and latest news. We very much look forward to hearing from you.
How to apply
Chambers selects pupils solely on merit.

Applications should be in the form of a letter and CV and should be addressed to The Pupillage Committee (brightonpupillage@1cor.com). All applications should comprise no more than two sides of A4, with a font size of no smaller than 12 and should be accompanied by a completed equal opportunities monitoring form which can be downloaded here. The deadlines for applications for Pupillages commencing 2021 will be noon 7th February 2020.

Interviews will be March / April. Offers will be made after 9am on 7th May 2020.

Applications are first considered and graded to enable a shortlist to be drawn up. The selection of the shortlist is decided at a meeting of those who have graded the applications, including the Head of Pupillage (who also attends the final interviews), and is monitored for compliance with our Equality & Diversity code.

The final interviews are conducted by a panel, consisting of a number of Members of Chambers of varying seniority in accordance with the timetable established by the Pupillage Gateway Scheme. All candidates will be assessed against the agreed selection criteria (see above) and in comparison with other applicants.

As regards applications for third 6-month pupillages, the selection process is similar to that in respect of funded 12-month pupillages and the same selection criteria will be applied.

Interviews will take place at our Brighton conference rooms.

Any queries should be directed to David Bingham, preferably by email to david.bingham@1cor.com or, if urgent, by telephone on 01273 625 625.

As stated above, specially qualified applicants, such as a qualified and experienced solicitors are permitted to apply directly to Chambers outside the above timetable and should contact Chambers directly for more information. Specially qualified applicants will also be selected solely on merit and in accordance with Chambers Equality & Diversity policy.

Lastly, applications for third 6-month pupillage must also be made directly to Chambers. Any vacancies will be advertised.