This Qualifying Session is a lecture on the challenges of being in pupillage and the early years of practice.
Leon Kazakos QC, Tahir Ashraf Esq, Sarah Wait and Thomas Pye Esq
QS value: 1
QS theme: Preparation for Pupillage, Career Development and Wellbeing
Materials and Preparation:
No preparation required
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 new barrister 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)
4.2 : Possess sufficient understanding of organisational and management skills to be able to maintain an effective and efficient practice.
4.3 : Plan their personal workload and absences so as to ensure they deliver on all work commitments they have made.
4.11 : As appropriate, possess a strong understanding of the specific implications of being a self-employed barrister