Hello, and welcome to the Young Bar Hub. On this site you will find the Young Bar Toolkit, which has been written for barristers, including pupils, in the early years of practice.

You will also find information about the Bar Council's Young Barristers' Committee and it's members as well as upcoming events that might be of interest to the young Bar.

The site is being continually updated and added to. If there are things you would like us to cover in future updates, or if you would like to comment on the material that is here, please email the Young Bar Committee.

Young Bar Toolkit

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Young Bar Toolkit

The Young Bar Toolkit has been written by members of the Bar Council’s Young Barristers’ Committee, with input from solicitors, fellow barristers, pupil supervisors and

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The employed Bar

This section of the Toolkit contains information of specific relevance to the employed Bar. There is masses of information in other sections of the toolkit

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Pupillage and how to get it

There are plenty of resources online giving guidance on pupillage, from the formal Pupillage Gateway, to guides like chambers student guides, Simon Myerson QC’s blog on

Remuneration Update

Every month, the Bar Council's Remuneration Team publish a newsletter updating the profession on key remuneration developments. To view previous newsletters or subscribe to this update, please click here>>>


The Employed Barristers’ Committee release a bi-monthly newsletter to the Employed Bar. The newsletter contains interviews, dates to note, updates from the Committee and more! To subscribe, please email DSmith@BarCouncil.org.uk.

There's also an Employed Barristers’ Network on LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/groups/7066001), where you can liaise with other members of the Employed Bar, and the Employed Barristers’ Committee.