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University Advocacy Day at Gray’s Inn (deadline: 9:00am 27 Feb)

Where: Gray's Inn

When: Saturday 30 March 2019

Time:  12:45pm to 7.30pm

Cost: Free with subsidised travel

Do you want to be a barrister?  Do you know what will be required of you as you pursue a career at the Bar?

This Advocacy day is a unique opportunity for university students who are interested in a career at the bar are not yet members of an Inn of court.

The day will offer an opportunity to meet and listen to what leading barristers say are the key elements of good advocacy; to participate in a facilitated case analysis, ethics discussions and finally, under the guidance of accredited advocacy trainers, to get on your feet and perform a bit of advocacy.  Saturday evening will end with a reception hosted by judicial and barrister members of the Inn, all of whom sit and/or practise in all areas of law and at all levels.  

Programme

·         Talks on advocacy, scholarships and the role of the Inns  from barristers

·         Advocacy and ethics training in small groups from barristers

·         Reception in Hall hosted by Members of the Inn 

Application deadline: 9:00am Wednesday 27 February 2019

Places are limited. We will confirm whether your application has been successful shortly after the deadline.