31st March 2017

Silk and judicial updates

Quick update on current competitions: Deadline for silk has just passed ….. we saw over 60 candidates – will confirm actual number who applied in the end, once the dust has settled 13 April at 1pm is (new extended) deadline for 2 x competencies and Statement of Suitability for Circuit […]
16th February 2017

Silk 17/18 has launched ….

Quick summary of the silk process this year: The deadline is 5pm on Thur 30th March 2017 Test saving and using the 69 page pdf version of the application form before you start adding major text so you know that it works – you will need Adobe Reader DC, XI […]
27th January 2017

Next silk competition

The QCA have announced: “It is expected that the next competition will open on Thursday 16th February 2017, with a closure time and date of 5pm on Thursday 30th March 2017. The 2017 Guidance to Applicants and the 2017 Application Form will be available from the opening date.  These dates still […]
12th July 2016

Women at the Bar Survey

Results of the recent survey for Women at the Bar are now available – over 1300 women at the Bar responded (that’s about a quarter of all women at the Bar) – sad to see that 2 out of 5 respondents have had experience of harassment and discrimination though. Link […]