Exchange Chambers launches new pupillage podcast series

January 12, 2023

Award-winning barristers’ set Exchange Chambers has launched a new pupillage podcast series.

The series aims to provide insight into life at Exchange Chambers for aspiring barristers, pupillage applicants and anybody else who may have an interest in the Bar.

The series – hosted by Exchange Chambers’ Pupillage and Recruitment Manager, Chantal Core and produced by pupil barrister Tom Farr (who joins Exchange in March 2023) – will focus on different aspects of the pupillage process, providing advice and insight into topics including pupillage applications, interview techniques, advocacy tips and more.

Each episode will feature different guests, including Exchange’s Head of Chambers, Bill Braithwaite KC, Chief Executive, Jonathan I’Anson and Head of the set’s Pupillage Committee, Stephen Connolly.

All episodes are free to listen to on every major streaming platform, including Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music and more.  The first episode, featuring barrister Harriet Lavin and pupil barrister Tom Farr is available now.

For any queries regarding the podcast, or to suggest a topic for future episodes, please email

Exchange Chambers’ 2024/25 pupillage application process is also now open.  For further details please go to Pupillage 2024/2015 at Exchange Chambers