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Whitestone Chambers - 12 Months - October 2023

AETO information
Name of AETO:
Whitestone Chambers
Head of AETO:
Lawrence Power
Address of AETO:
Whitestone Chambers
1 Essex Street
WC2R 3HU
AETO's website address:
Main practice area:
Civil
Practice areas:
Aviation; Chancery; Commercial; Insolvency and Restructuring; International Law
Specialist services:
Mediation; Arbitration
Circuits:
South eastern
Tenants:
14
Number of junior tenancies (in the last three years):
Two
Pupillage vacancy information
Number of pupillages:
Four
Financial support level:
£20,000 - £29,999
Closing date:
9 February 2022 at 2:00 PM
Pupillage start date:
October 2023
Pupillage type:
12 month pupillage
Reference:
NPG904/21/2462
Description
OUR WORK

Whitestone Chambers is one of London's leading sets of barristers' chambers, with a reputation for excellence in drafting and advocacy. We are based at the prestigious address at One Essex Street. Chambers work covers most aspects of commercial law. We have particular expertise in aviation, international arbitration; banking, chancery and information technology. We pride ourselves on our reputation as a modern, approachable, supportive and enlightened place to work. Do take a look at our LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and the news/articles we post on our website. We also suggest you explore the work placement page and read the testimonials there to obtain a real insight as to what life and work is like at Whitestone Chambers.

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

We are looking for trainees who have the potential to become outstanding barristers. We are keen to recruit bright, independently-minded people who are articulate, confident, and perceptive. You should be keen to learn, have the ability to get on with people and be able to demonstrate common sense and good judgment. We value diversity and positively encourage creative and original thinking.

THE PUPILLAGE

Your pupillage will be for twelve moths commencing in October 2023. As an AETO, training is delivered in accordance with the professional statement and progress measured against the competences therein. In addition, pupils will receive training in all of Chambers areas of specialisation alongside gaining a thorough understanding of all the practical skills needed to be a successful modern Barrister.
How to apply
Candidates who wish to apply should submit a one page only cover letter and two page CV by email to law@whitestonechambers.com.
We wish you the best of luck with all your applications.