Month: February 2013

WE student now studying Law at University…

Dana was 16 when she spent a week here on Work Experience. She recollects the case she saw in court, which she then studied as part of her degree: “In 2009 during my AS-levels, I was determined to gain more experience in a barristers’ chambers, before I embarked on my decision to study Law at […]

What did Alex do next?

In 2007, Alex (aged 18 at the time) spent a week here at Matrix. We got in touch with him and asked him what he made of the time he spent here and what he was up to now. This is what he said: “I did a week-long placement at Matrix Chambers in July 2007. […]

We’re a friendly bunch…

Nina’s thoughts on her week with Matrix: “During my work experience at Matrix Chambers, I have been extremely impressed by the vast nature of legal work that is dealt with. Although previously aware of the key position Matrix held in the world of law, I was struck by the friendliness of both the barristers and […]

Our Work Experience is different to most…

Chris’ comments on his time with Matrix: “The team at Matrix Chambers created an experience that went above and beyond my expectations. Prior to this I, honestly, considered pre-university work experience as completing ostensibly menial tasks in the back room; since my time at Matrix this view has been revised considerably. I found it to […]

Jacob’s week at Matrix

“In my five days of work experience at Matrix, I experienced what it’s really like to work in a barrister’s chambers. I filed documents, made phone calls and went to court everyday to see real cases with real barristers working right in front of me. I met many different people whilst working at Matrix, and […]