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19 August 2019

3rd Six Pupil Vacancies

We are seeking to recruit 3rd six pupils in both our Family and Civil Teams.

We offer a very busy practice but with a family and work life balance. Chambers is known for being a friendly set. Our members of chambers and the senior clerk are happy to provide guidance to assist in developing your career at the bar.

The Vacancies

The Family Team is recruiting a 3rd six pupil, ideally from a Family Law specialist set who can take on all areas of Family Law including Public Law Children.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate a solid grounding in family law and be committed to developing a successful specialist family practice.

The Civil Team is recruiting a 3rd six pupil. The successful candidate will have solid and demonstrable general civil experience. In exceptional cases we are happy to consider candidates with relevant experience outside civil practice, however, we would then require the successful candidate to complete periodic assessment and/or review with member(s) of chambers.

The starting dates are flexible for successful candidates to begin immediately (if available) or as soon as convenient on successful completion of their pupillage at their current set.

How to Apply

Candidates should their CV, covering letter, summary of the work undertaken so far in pupillage to mgoddard@stourchambers.co.uk .

Our deadline for applications is 27th September 2019. However, prospective candidates should apply as soon as possible, as we may fill the vacancy before the deadline.

If selected for interview you will be asked to respond to an Advocacy exercise including a skeleton argument / position statement.