Third Six Recruitment

16th May 2019

Five Paper is inviting applications for a third six pupillage, commencing in October 2019. We are a modern and dynamic chambers with both the set and numerous individual barristers ranked in the Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners. Candidates are expected to have a strong background or desire to work in Chambers’ core areas.

As a third six pupil you can expect a busy practice, regularly in court and providing written advice from the outset. The juniors at Five Paper are in court almost every day, conducting a range of work from applications to trials and appearing in specialist Tribunals, County Courts and the High Court.

Five Paper is supported by a fantastic and highly regarded clerking team committed to providing a platform for development in a friendly and positive atmosphere. The successful candidate will be assigned a mentor who will support them during their third six pupillage. On successful completion of the third six, it is our intention that the candidate will be offered the opportunity to apply for tenancy.

Applications should be made by way of covering letter and CV, which should be emailed to The covering letter should address current practice and ambitions for the future. Applications will be treated in confidence. The application deadline is 4 pm on the 12 July 2019 with interviews scheduled for the week commencing the 22 July 2019.