Virtual pupillage open event


Published: 24/10/2023

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Deka Chambers is a common law (mixed practice) set with strengths in advocacy and advisory work. We hosted a Virtual Pupillage Open Event on Monday, 27th November, in advance of our pupillage application window which will open on 3rd January 2024.

In this hour-long webinar, attendees heard from a number of speakers and had the chance to have their questions answered.


  • Introduction and Overview of Pupillage at Deka Chambers – Claire Harden-Frost
  • What it’s like to be a Pupil – Madeleine Miller
  • Your Practice 15 Years On – James Byrne
  • A Clerking Perspective – Clark Chessis, Senior Clerk
  • Questions and Answers

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