Surviving the BPTC

January 17, 2013

Surviving the BPTC – Ethics

This week, aspiring barristers Emily McQuilkin and Helen Easterbrook discuss a rarely liked topic, Professional Ethics.
January 7, 2013

Surviving the BPTC – The Inns, Dining and Applying for Call Night

Helen Easterbrook and Emily McQuilkin take an in-depth look at the dining sessions you will be required to complete before the end of the BPTC.
December 10, 2012

Surviving the BPTC – the Year so Far

This week, Emily McQuilkin and Helen Easterbrook take some time out to look at the year so far, and the rest of the course ahead.
December 3, 2012

Surviving the BPTC – Mock Exams

This time of year probably sees many of you experiencing your first BPTC mock exams – particularly Conference, which is one of the earliest exams for […]
November 26, 2012

Surviving the BPTC – Hearsay, the Exceptions

Having looked last week at how hearsay is defined, it seems logical to look next at some of the exceptions to its general exclusion in criminal […]
November 19, 2012

Surviving the BPTC – Hearsay in Criminal Litigation

Emily McQuilkin and Helen Easterbrook provide a weekly guide to the BPTC. This week, they take us on a whistle-stop tour through hearsay in Criminal Litigation.
November 12, 2012

Surviving the BPTC – Drafting 1

Emily McQuilkin and Helen Easterbrook provide a weekly guide to the BPTC course. This week, a discussion of Drafting a Particulars of Claim.
November 5, 2012

Surviving the BPTC – Opinion Writing

Emily McQuilkin and Helen Easterbrook provide a weekly guide to the BPTC course. This week, a discussion of Opinion Writing.
October 27, 2012

Surviving the BPTC – Conferencing

Emily McQuilkin and Helen Easterbrook provide a weekly guide to the BPTC course. This week, an introduction to conferencing.