The following skills are essential for success as a Barrister:
Barristers are expected to complete their BPTC and Pupillage before they are considered qualified
This section gives some idea of the skills and personality types needed to become a lawyer, barrister or legal executive
Use this page to look at the ups and downs of working in this sector, and to think about what skills you might need to develop to be successful
UCAS defines commercial awareness as understanding "...the economics of the business. Understands the business benefits and commercial realities from both the organisation's and the customer's perspectives"