COMBAR Mentoring Scheme for Under-Represented Groups Now Open for Applications

June 18, 2024

Chambers are proud to support the COMBAR Mentoring Scheme for under-represented groups with a number of Members of Chambers providing a series of one-to-one mentoring sessions.

The aim of the Mentoring Scheme is to encourage people from groups of people who are under-represented at the English Bar and in particular the Commercial Bar to pursue careers as barristers.

Applicants wishing to participate in the scheme are requested to download and complete the application form which can be found here.  Completed application forms must be saved as a PDF with the naming convention “First Name – Surname” and emailed to socialmobility@combar.com by Friday 20 September 2024.

Full details of the scheme can be found at the Scheme Guidelines which can be found here.

This is separate to the pupillage and mini-pupillage process at XXIV Old Buildings, further details of which can be found here.