25 February 2018

Come to a FBT or CMA roadshow

  • What rules should govern the role of the Inns of Court in training future barristers? 
  • Should the minimum pupillage award be increased? 
  • Should barristers be obliged to publish their fees online?

We are holding a series of seminars to discuss these key questions, and others, in relation to our recently launched consultations. The seminars will explain the possible new approaches outlined in our Future Bar Training (FBT) and Transparency Standards consultations including:

If you would like to take part, please see below for seminar dates and locations:

  • Future Bar Training (FBT) Seminar, 14 November, 6.30pm - 8pm, The Dickens Suite at Holborn Bars, London, EC1N 2NQ; or
  • FBT and Transparency Standards roadshow,16 November, 4.30pm - 6.15pm, Aspire, 2 Infirmary St, Leeds LS1 2JP; or
  • Transparency Standards seminar, 21 November, 6.30pm - 8pm, The Dickens Suite at Holborn Bars, London, EC1N 2NQ; or
  • FBT and Transparency Standards seminar, 27 November, 6.00pm - 8pm, Duchess Suite, The Midland hotel, 16 Peter St, M60 2DS; or
  • FBT and Transparency Standards seminar, 30 November, 5.30pm - 7.30pm, Merchant 5, Bristol Marriott,  College Green Bristol England BS1 5TA.
  • FBT and Transparency Standards roadshow, 6 December, 6.00pm - 8.30pm, No 5 Chambers, Fountain Court, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham, B4 6DR; or
  • FBT and Transparency Standards seminar, 12 December, 4.30pm - 6.30pm, 9 Park Place Chambers, Cardiff, CF10 3DP.

Please book your place at one of the above events via contactus@barstandardsboard.org.uk.

We are also holding two webinars in December:

The roadshows and webinars provide the opportunity to hear and comment on the principles guiding our proposals so that your views can inform any future approach in these areas.

For established practitioners, as we head towards the end of the CPD Year, why not use these opportunities and their associated learning outcomes to fulfil your learning objectives?