The Bar E-Mentoring Scheme

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The Bar E-Mentoring Scheme is designed for Year 12, 13 and first-year undergraduate students. The Scheme is intended to support students from non-traditional backgrounds who are interested in pursuing a career at the Bar. 

All mentoring communications are via an online platform, which can be accessed via     , giving participating barristers and students the flexibility and convenience, whilst ensuring it is through a safe platform.  

Click here to find out more about how the E-Mentoring Scheme works, or read our  Guidance document

If you are interested in becoming a  mentor for students, please complete an application form online at     .

If you are a Year 12, 13 or a first-year Undergraduate student, and would like to  be mentored, please complete an application form online at    

For further details about the scheme, please feel free to contact the Bar Mentoring Service directly via email on

"It was a very helpful experience, and allowed me to gain valuable insight from an experienced lawyer; my mentor was able to provide me with a lot of support and guidance, answering any queries I had regarding the legal profession and also providing me with beneficial tips to improve my personal statement for my UCAS application."

"Thank you for your help. Hopefully my application for this year will be successful, and I will be able to pursue e-mentoring further."  e-Mentee from 2015-2016 Pilot

The Bar E-Mentoring Scheme is delivered in line with the Bar Council's  Safeguarding Policy .

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