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Atlantic Chambers - 12 months - October 2021

Chambers information
Name of chambers:
Atlantic Chambers
Head of Chambers:
Simon Dawes
Address of chambers:
4-6 Cook Street
L2 9QU
Chambers email:
Chambers website address:
Practice areas:
Employment; Family; Commercial and Chancery; Common Law; Crime
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:
£30,000 - £39,999
Closing date:
7 February 2020 at 11:00 AM
Pupillage start date:
25 October 2021
Pupillage type:
12 month pupillage
Atlantic Chambers will have three pupillages in this round, one common law, one chancery law and one family law.

The pupillage award will be £30,000.00. £12,000.00 of this award will be paid to pupils in their first six with the remaining £18,000.00 in guaranteed earnings during the second six.

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. BC1: 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 (200 words)
  2. BC2: Why do you want to join our chambers? In your answer, please give reasons for your choice of chambers and explain why you are interested in our areas of practice (200 words)
  3. Why do you want to practise at the Bar in Liverpool as opposed to anywhere else? (100 words)
How to apply
To apply, please click on the Apply Online link below and then complete the online application form.