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Crucible Chambers - 12 months - October 2022

AETO information
Name of AETO:
Crucible Chambers
Head of AETO:
Neil Hawes QC
Address of AETO:
20 Farringdon Street
AETO's email:
AETO's website address:
Main practice area:
Practice areas:
Crime; Financial Crime; Regulatory; Professional Discipline
Specialist services:
South eastern; London
Number of junior tenancies (in the last three years):
Pupillage vacancy information
Number of pupillages:
Financial support level:
£12,000 - £19,999
Closing date:
9 February 2022 at 2:00 PM
Pupillage start date:
3 October 2022
Pupillage type:
12 month pupillage
Members of Crucible specialise in financial crime, serious and complex crime, and regulatory law. We prosecute and defend and are fearless in the representation of our clients. In a short time, our Set and its Members have been recognised and commended in legal directories including Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners. Our professional clients remain loyal and dedicated to our expert team of barristers. Crucible counsel are dynamic well respected practitioners in their respective fields, and are entirely committed to training future generations of the Bar. You can expect to be on your feet almost daily in Court with the support and tutelage of our Members.
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. Which skills and characteristics are the hallmarks of a good advocate? (200 words)
  4. What is the greatest challenge you have faced so far? (200 words)
  5. How would your friends describe you? (200 words)
  6. If there is anything else you would like us to know about you, please tell us here (200 words)
  7. Do you wish your application to be considered under the Disability Confident Scheme? Please state Yes or No. (100 words)
How to apply
To apply, please click on the Apply Online link below and then complete the online application form.