Graduate scheme

Greater London

Pupillage at Twenty Essex offers the opportunity to train with barristers at the top of their profession at the cutting edge of commercial and international law. The key features of pupillage at Twenty Essex:

  • We are a leading commercial and public international law set
  • We seek outstanding applicants.
  • Diversity and inclusivity are very important to us. We were the first chambers to adopt Rare’s CSR.
  • High retention rate: 80% of our pupils taken on as tenants in the last few years.
  • A detailed, structured training programme. We do not just test: we teach.
  • Friendly and supportive atmosphere in chambers.
  • Generous award of £75,000, with drawdown and other benefits.
  • An emphasis on work/life balance for pupils.
  • No numbers limits: if you achieve tenancy standard you will be offered tenancy.

For more details and our full selection criteria, please see our website. We look forward to your application.

Any questions about how to get a commercial pupillage? Join our webinar "Twenty Things I Wish I Had Known About Pupillage Applications" at 5pm on 12 January 2022. This informal session will include pupillage interview panellists and new tenants answering your questions to help you maximise your chances of success. All questions will be anonymised before they are seen by the panel.

More Details

Apply by


Start date




Greater London

Cherry picked opportunties

Cherry picked opportunties

delivered directly to your feed