Question and Answer Day

Join the Inner Temple on 23 June 2019 to hear from barristers and judges about the profession. Staff from the Inn will also be on hand to discuss the support the Inn can provide such as scholarships and pupillage advice

About the event

Join us for our annual Question and Answer Day. The day is an opportunity to explore in more detail the process of becoming a Barrister. You will hear from a range of barristers about their experience and learn about different areas of the Bar. The day will include:

  • Overview of the Inner Temple and Scholarships
  • Challenges and Opportunities at the Bar
  • Progression at the Bar
  • CV and Application skills
  • Interview skills
Doors open 10.30am to 11.00am
Morning Sessions 11.00am to 12.20pm
Lunch 12.20pm to 1.00pm
Afternoon Sessions 1.00pm to 4.20pm


Venue - London School of Economics and Political Science Old Building
This event is now fully booked


We want to ensure that everyone can engage with our events. Each venue has been selected for its accessibility for those who have a disability. Please contact if you have any reasonable adjustments, including if you wish to request a sign-language interpreter.
Please be aware that photography, audio and video recording may take place at our events. These may be used for promotional purposes by the Inn, including in printed publications, on our website, and on our social media accounts. If you do not wish to have your photograph taken or to have images of you used, please alert the Inner Temple representatives at the start of the event. We are unable to guarantee that you will not be included in the background of photographs that are being taken. Contact:
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These events are for anyone thinking about becoming a barrister. The Inner Temple is committed to ensuring its events are places that questions can be asked in a welcome environment.
The personal data we collect will be used for the following purposes: • administration of the event and to track progress within the profession Our legal basis for processing the personal data: • Legitimate interest. Any legitimate interests pursued by us are as follows: Your data will be processed by the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple to monitor the educational background of those entering the profession and to understand why people have joined the Inner Temple. From time to time, we may share anonymised reports on data provided in this survey with third parties for the above stated purpose. Data will not be shared with any third party without being anonymised. Your name, email address and university or school will be stored on the Inner Temple membership database and will be kept for up to five years or until it is added to your membership record. The survey data will be kept for one year. Anonymised data will be kept in perpetuity by the Inn for statistical trend analysis and historical record. Should you wish to have your data removed, you should contact with your request.
We’re asking you about your Socio-economic background because we want to understand the reach and effectiveness of our events and programmes. As an organisation committed to social mobility, this questions will help us demonstrate the impact of our programmes and events on social mobility over time. The questions are optional.