All applicants wishing to join an Inn must first satisfy the Qualifications Committee of the Bar Standards Board (BSB) that they are qualified to join the bar of England and Wales and each case is slightly different.
Before applying to join Lincoln's Inn, if you are not preparing to embark on the Bar Professional Training Course but believe that you are a Specially Qualified Applicant qualified to join the bar of England and Wales, please contact June Gascoine at
to obtain advice and a special information pack.
You are also advised to read the Qualifications Committee's guidance notes:
Transferring Qualified Lawyers Panel
The BSB's forms can also be found, along with much other important information about practice at the bar of England and Wales, at their website.
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