Mini-pupils will sit with members of chambers and will experience a broad range of work, and are are not formally assessed.
Applications for mini-pupillages are considered four times a year:
- those wishing to come on a mini-pupillage between 4 September and 8 December 2017, should apply by 21 July 2017;
- those wishing to come on a mini-pupillage between 11 December 2017 and 2 March 2018 (excluding the period 18 December 2017 to 5 January 2018), should apply by 6 November 2017;
- those wishing to come on a mini-pupillage between 5 March and 1 June 2018 (excluding the period 26 March to 6 April 2018), should apply by 12 January 2018; and
- those wishing to come on a mini-pupillage between 4 June and 27 July 2018, should apply by 4 May 2018.
Mini-pupillages are funded, and mini-pupils receive an allowance of £150. In addition, a needs-based allowance is available.
Applications should be made to the Mini-Pupillage Secretary by either post or email to firstname.lastname@example.org by means of a full CV, which should include university examination results to date, and covering letter indicating preferred dates.
All enquiries relating to pupillages and mini-pupillages should, where possible, be made by email to email@example.com.