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APPOINTMENT OF STANDING JUNIOR COUNSEL TO THE ADVOCATE GENERAL FOR SCOTLAND

APPOINTMENT OF STANDING JUNIOR COUNSEL TO THE ADVOCATE GENERAL FOR SCOTLAND

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Additional note for Solicitor Advocates 2015

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Application form 2015

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Information for Applicants 2015

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Reference form 2015

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  1. The Advocate General for Scotland invites application from interested junior Counsel for appointment to a panel of Standing Junior Counsel to the Advocate General for Scotland. This panel will include a number of counsel appointed as standing juniors to the Department for Work and Pensions, Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs, the Ministry of Defence and the Secretary of State for the Home Department, as well as a general panel to deal with work not only for the foregoing, but for all other UK Government Departments.

  2. Appointment as standing junior counsel is open to any member of the junior Scottish Bar other than counsel holding appointment as an Advocate Depute, or as Standing Junior Counsel to the Scottish Government.

  3. The Advocate General may appoint one of the panel appointed as standing juniors to be First Standing Junior Counsel to the Advocate General for Scotland.

  4. Information for applicants explaining the arrangements and criteria for appointment, together with a copy of the application form and the form to be completed by referees, can be obtained here.

  5. Applications should be submitted in accordance with the instructions set out in the information for applicants by no later than midnight on Sunday 21st June 2015.

Published 10 June 2015