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Verity Barnes, Level 6 LLB student, standing in front of Law books

Bar Scholarship success – my experience and tips

On the 7th March 2020, I travelled to London for a scholarship interview with The Honourable Society of The Inner Temple. On the 2nd April 2020, I got the news that I was successful and had been awarded an Exhibition Award.

Verity Barnes, Level 6 LLB student, profile picture Verity Barnes
Final year LLB student, Victoria, selfie

My placement experience at Irwin Mitchell LLP

Victoria Ademilokun, a final year LLB student, tells us a little about her final year LLB placement.

Final year LLB student, Victoria, selfie Victoria Ademilokun
Law students mooting in mock courtroom

My three years flew by…

I’m finding it difficult to believe that my three years at Leeds Law School has come to an end. I have definitely made the most of my time here and, looking back, cannot imagine myself attending any other university to study law. 


Future Bar Training aka Bar 2020

On 27 February 2019, the Legal Services Board approved the Bar Standards Board’s proposals for Future Bar Training. These proposals centred on two main reforms: first, the introduction of new training routes to qualification known as ‘managed pathways’; and second, slight changes to the BSB’s oversight of the Inns of Court.