Barrister

August 8, 2020

Activism & Improving Access to Legal Careers – Interview with Zeenat Islam

In this article, Anu Radha Lal interviews Zeenat Islam, barrister and founder of REDEFINED: Learning for Lawyers, about promoting diversity in the legal profession.
August 8, 2020

Dealing with Rejection

Anu Radha Lal discusses tips on handling rejections and taking pro-active steps to improve emotional response to rejections.
July 22, 2020

London is Open for (Legal) Business – The New ‘Mega’ Court

City of London have released further details regarding its plans to build a new central court complex in London, dubbed the ‘mega’ court. As the Square […]
July 15, 2020

Case Backlog at Half a Million: Time to Extend the Court Day?

Sophia Gonella explores the growing accumulation of untried cases and the potential impacts of extended court days. Since the imposed lockdown and court closures resulting from […]
July 8, 2020

Solicitor vs Barrister: Which Route is Right for You?

Interested in a career in law but are unsure what path to take? Meagan Leightley explores who a solicitor and barrister are and how to become one and positives and negatives of both career choices.  
July 3, 2020

Allison Bailey v Stonewall

Allison Bailey, a criminal defence barrister of Garden Court Chambers, has been engaged in a discrimination row with Stonewall and her chambers. Whilst her CrowdJustice page […]
June 27, 2020

Here Come The Girls: ‘Ivy & Normanton’, The First Female Legal Outfitter

Following over one hundred years of women in the legal profession, a clothing company dedicated to female lawyers has finally been launched – set up by […]
March 28, 2020

Interview with Justin Mort QC, Keating Chambers

Justin Mort QC speaks to Beth Zheng about his motivation for becoming a barrister and his tips on what aspiring barristers can do to get ahead in the early stages of their career.
March 24, 2020

Interview with Clive Moys, barrister at Radcliffe Chambers

Clive Moys (barrister at Radcliffe Chambers) speaks to Stephanie Anais about his career journey to-date, and provides valuable advice to aspiring barristers.