Intending pupils must be familiar with the Barristers (Qualifications for Admission) Rules, Cap. 159AC and acquaint themselves with the helpful information found at the "Admissions and Pupillage" drop-down menu on the Hong Kong Bar Association website, www.hkba.org.
While intending pupils are always welcome to discuss the prospects of a career at the Bar with any member of Chambers, applications for pupillage should be sent by post addressed to the Head of the Pupillage Committee, stating any particular field of intended specialism or term of pupillage. All applications must comprise of a cover letter, curriculum vitae and academic transcript.
Pacific Chambers receives law students interested shadowing barristers during term breaks, during which they may be exposed to various aspects of what life at the Bar may entail. Internships are limited to one or two weeks, depending on the number of applicants, are not remunerated and regarded as an important part of a law student's education in the practical aspects of the law. Generally, preferences will be given to students in their senior years of studies.
Please note that Pacific Chambers is no longer accepting applications for Winter 2019 internships. Applicants who had already applied for a Winter 2019 internship and who do not receive any notification of acceptance on or before the end of November 2019 may assume that their application for a Winter 2019 internship was not successful.
Qualified barristers and Senior Counsel interested in exploring prospects for future tenancy should approach the Head of Chambers in the first instance.