23 August 2019

Transferring solicitors

If you are a solicitor admitted and enrolled in England and Wales or Northern Ireland you can apply for a relaxation of the usual requirements for Call to the Bar and entry into practice.

When applying to transfer to the Bar you will need to provide us with:

  • Original Certificate of Good Standing issued by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) or the Law Society of Northern Ireland, not more than three
    months old at the date of receipt of the application to the BSB
  • Original Certificate of Higher Court Rights (where appropriate)
  • Any other evidence which you wish to supply in support of your application (eg. references)
  • Current application fee of £440 (payment details available on request)