National pupillage fair

Talks programme November 2017

The TARGETjobs Law National Pupillage Fair hosts a series of talks on careers at the Bar every year by practising barristers, BPTC course providers and other Bar-related organisations. This year we’ve got a great range of speakers across a variety of topics. Talks will be hosted in the Bingham Room at Gray's Inn and will be well signposted.

10.50 - 11.40

Prepare for and perform at interview

BPP University Law School − James Welsh

Funding your career at the Bar

Silver Levene LLP − Mason Bloom

11.50 - 12.30

Commercial law

Fountain Court Chambers – Rosalind Phelps QC 

Henderson Chambers – Rachel Tandy

Keating Chambers – TBC


12.40 - 13.20

The future of Bar training 

Oliver May and Jake Armes  - The Bar Standards Board 

Vounteering for the Free Representation Unit (FRU)

FRU – Verity Bell

13.30 - 14.10

Mixed areas of practice 

St John’s Chambers – Julia Belyavin

Crown Office Chambers – Adam Taylor

Blackstone Chambers – TBC

14.20 - 15.00

Criminal/family law

5 St Andrew's Hill – Hilary Lennox

Goldsmith Chambers – Marie de Redman