Survey Results - Trainee feedback on Dere Street

The lowdown - Pupils (in their own words) on Dere Street

We sent The Lex 100 Pupil Barrister survey to pupils and juniors up to two years in tenancy at Dere Street. Here is what they had to say:

Why did you choose these chambers over any others? 

‘Location, practice area and chambers culture’ 

How does your training compare with what you have heard from pupils at other chambers? 

‘My training is of a high quality’ 

What is the best thing about the chambers? 

‘The depth of knowledge within chambers’ 

What is the worst thing about the chambers? 

‘We are only just starting social activities (due to the pandemic)’ 

What has been the best moment of your training to date? 

‘When my understanding of the matters in issue were the same as my pupil supervisor’ 

What has been the worst moment of your training to date? 

‘Using CVP (the online video conferencing platform) and having difficulties in connectivity’