We don’t just say that we are modern, forward-looking and progressive; we really are. We challenge ourselves to apply that same forward-looking approach to pupillage at Hardwicke and we are looking for bright, ambitious, like-minded people to join us.
A pupillage at Hardwicke will give you the support and training you need to succeed at the Bar and will also give you insight into practice at one of London’s leading sets. In these pages, we try to tell you all you need to know about pupillage at Hardwicke, from your application to what you can expect as a Hardwicke pupil.
Third Six vacancies
Hardwicke has vacancies for a number of specialist Third Six pupils to join our successful set of chambers
Hardwicke is a forward-thinking chambers with a strong reputation across our core specialist areas. We are recruiting for third six pupils to join our specialist teams, with a particular focus on:
- Commercial Dispute Resolution
- Construction and Engineering
- Insolvency and Restructuring
- Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence
The successful applicants will have developed their professional skills during their initial period of pupillage. They will have strong analytical and drafting ability and be able to demonstrate excellent advocacy skills. In addition they will exhibit a real commitment to their chosen area/s of specialism and be keen to work as part of the relevant specialist team/s.
Third six pupils will be assessed and considered for membership at the end of six months.
Procedure for application: Please email email@example.com for a copy of our application form, and the link to equal opportunities and diversity on-line survey. CVs will not be considered.
Application Period: The application period is now open. Completed application forms together with two pieces of written work appropriately anonymised (one advice and one pleading or skeleton argument) will be considered from Monday 4 June 2018 onwards.
Interviews are planned to take place in the week commencing 23 July 2018.
- To be considered for an interview in the week commencing 23 July 2018, applications and anonymised work must be received by 23:59 hours on 18 July 2018.
Our exceptional facilities and career practice management support enable our pupils to develop thoroughly rewarding careers.
There will be a guaranteed income scheme in place for pupils commencing their Third Six placement in autumn 2018.
Hardwicke is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion.
Further enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
If you would like to apply for pupillage with us, please note that we do not accept applications through the Pupillage Gateway. For details of our application process and to download our application form, please go to How to Apply in the Pupillage Q & A below.
As part of our on-going commitment to the pupillage process, we are updating our policy documents to reflect the current best practice. As soon as that review is complete, they will be available for you to download here.
Pupillage Q & A
Below are some questions and answers on pupillage at Hardwicke - click the headings to see our answers.