This Qualifying Session is a lecture of contrasting experiences and the advantages and disadvantages of the bar as a second career.
Speakers: Gregory Callus Esq, Sally Anne Blackmore, Damian Falkowski Esq and Dr Peter Oliver
Themes: Preparation for Pupillage, Career Development and Wellbeing
6.00 pm until 7.30pm
Materials and Preparation: No preparation required
Learning Outcomes: At the end of this Qualifying Session students will be able to:
· Identify the challenges of starting a new career at the bar, later in life.
· Recognising the importance of establishing a work-life balance and how to achieve that balance.
Professional Statement Reference: (Access the full Professional Statement for Barristers here)
4.11 : As appropriate, possess a strong understanding of the specific implications of being a self-employed barrister
2.3 : Be aware and active in the pursuit of equality and respect for diversity, not tolerating unlawful discrimination, in themselves or others.
Booking: Please book via the Online Booking System.
Cancellation Policy: Students should consider all bookings a professional commitment and should only book onto an event if they fully plan on attending. Once booked on, students will be unable to cancel and receive a refund other than in exceptional circumstances.
This event is a Qualifying Session.