Open Day

Following the success of its first Open Day in 2017, One Essex Court is again offering a unique opportunity for students to learn more about life as a woman at the commercial Bar.

This one-day event, which will be hosted by barristers and clerks from One Essex Court, will include talks and advice sessions, interactive activities and networking opportunities, all aimed at providing students with an insight into the life and work of successful female commercial barristers.  A detailed programme is available here

Applications are welcome from female or male students in any year of undergraduate or postgraduate study and any discipline. Up to 40 successful applicants will be selected.

To apply, fill in the application form (which can be found here) and submit it to by 28 January 2019. Successful applicants will be notified by email by 11 February 2019. 

Chambers will reimburse attendees’ reasonable travel expenses. If you have any questions, please contact Joanne Huxley at