Lecture followed by questions and Domus dinner (mixed seating plan with members of the Bench and Bar). This qualifying session will focus on practical advice on pupillage from an experienced practitioner who will discuss different aspects of pupillage, including what to expect, how to construct a successful application and how to preserve individual wellbeing during pupillage
Speaker:David Scorey KC
Themes:Preparation for Pupillage, Career Development and Wellbeing
7.15pm: Domus Dinner
9.00-9.15pm: Event Ends
Materials and Preparation: No preparation required
Learning Outcomes: At the end of this Qualifying Session students will be able to:
· Plan and prepare for future career development and pupillage effectively.
· Recognise the challenges as a pupil and how to overcome them.
· Identify tools and techniques on how to thrive in pupillage and build your practice.
Professional Statement Reference: (Access the full Professional Statement for Barristers here)
1.3 : Have a knowledge and understanding of the law and procedure relevant to their area(s) of practice.
1.9 : Exercise good communication skills, through any appropriate medium and with any audience as required in their work.
2.6 : Ensure they practise with adaptability and flexibility, by being self-aware and self-directed, recognising and acting upon the continual need to maintain and develop their knowledge and skills.
Dress: Dark lounge suits. Gowns provided. For more information about this dress code please visit the Student Members area.
Bookings: 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.