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Inspired to seek a career at the Bar following the Bar Council-backed Bar Mock Trials competition, Will Taylor has been building up his legal experience, but the cost of study is now his biggest challenge.
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To draw barristers' attention to issues relating to refusal of work by members of the criminal Bar on grounds relating to fees
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