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Apex Chambers - 12 Months - September 2021

AETO information
Name of AETO:
Apex Chambers
Head of AETO:
Christopher Rees
Address of AETO:
Apex Chambers, Harlech House
20 Cathedral Road
Cardiff
CF11 9LJ
AETO's website address:
Main practice area:
Crime
Practice areas:
Test Crime; Crime; Regulatory
Specialist services:
Public Access Work
Circuits:
Wales
Tenants:
22
Number of junior tenancies (in the last three years):
Four
Pupillage vacancy information
Number of pupillages:
Two
Financial support level:
£12,000 - £19,999
Closing date:
8 February 2021 at 11:00 AM
Pupillage start date:
September 2021
Pupillage type:
12 month pupillage
Reference:
NPG130/20/2184
Description
Apex Chambers is pleased to offer 2 criminal pupillages to commence in September 2021. Successful applicants will spend time with a number of different members of chambers in order to gain a range of experience in both prosecution and defence work. Pupils will be remunerated in accordance with the minimum pupillage award as specified by the Bar Standards Board, 50% of which will be paid by Chambers during the first 6 months of pupillage. The remaining 50% will consist of guaranteed earnings during the second 6 months.
How to apply
To apply, please submit a C.V. (no more than 2 pages) and covering letter (no longer than 1 page). In your covering letter, please address why you want to practise criminal law, why you want to practise at Apex Chambers and why you want to live and work in South Wales. Applications should be sent to clerks@apexchambers.net by 11:00am on Monday 8th February 2021. Any application received after that time will not be considered.