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Becoming a Barrister or Solicitor

A diagram of the route for graduates to become solicitors or barristers, with explanations of each stage is at:

Please note that the route to qualification as a solicitor is changing from 2021. The links below give further information and will be regularly updated as new information becomes available

Use the Companies tab at the top of this page for links to a wide range of websites with information regarding careers in law.



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Last Updated: 08/07/2022