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BPTC

Is mooting actually beneficial?
BPTC
October 5, 2018

Is mooting really as valuable as they say?

As a graduate with a non-law degree who spent most of my undergraduate years doing other, non-law related extra-curricular activities, I turned up on my first day of the BPTC…
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Inn of Court relationship
BPTCPupillage Application
September 15, 2018

Your Relationship with your Inn of Court

All aspiring barristers are required to join an Inn of Court to be called to the bar. The four Inns are Gray’s Inn, Inner Temple, Lincoln’s Inn and Middle Temple.…
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BPTC
September 6, 2018

How to survive the BPTC

Generally The first thing to know about the BPTC is that it is not particularly hard, but it does require a fair amount of hard work. The work itself is…
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BPTCPupillage Application
August 19, 2018

Before Applying to Pupillage

It will come as no surprise to you reading this that attaining pupillage is notoriously difficult. With well over 2,000 students competing for a meagre 240 places (as of 2018),…
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BPTC
June 23, 2018

What is it really like to study the BPTC part-time?

For many of us it’s a practical, financial consideration whether we study full or part-time. There is a huge variety of student backgrounds on the part-time course - from people…
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BPTC
June 6, 2018

Are you making an informed decision?

Are you a student considering a career at the Bar? Are you a career changer that’s wants a new challenge and is also considering the Bar? If so read on.…
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BPTC
March 13, 2018

Do you even network?

Have you ever thought that if you were lucky enough to be offered a pupillage what you would be doing and where you would get your work from? The Clerks…
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