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Middle Temple Midland Circuit Dinner

Friday 26th of November 2021 18:00

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Six Restaurant & Bar, Radcliffe Road Stand, Trent Bridge


18:00 - 19:00 - Lecture (for students or transferring lawyers who require the QS)
18:30 - Drinks Reception
19:30 - Dinner
Expected to end at approximately 23:00

Event Details

The Middle Temple Midland Circuit Society would like to invite you, as part of the Inn’s ongoing commitment to host more events on Circuit for Middle Templars, to a Midland Circuit Dinner on Friday 26 November 2021, from 18.30, at Six at Trent Bridge.

A coach will be provided from and to Birmingham if there is adequate demand. Please do let us know at the time of booking if you would like to request a space by emailing 

Ticket Prices:
Student members - £30
Members under 7 years call - £50
Members over 7 years call - £70
Guests - £70

Students and transferring lawyers need to attend the lecture before dinner in order to claim a Qualifying Session. Members and Guests are of course most welcome to attend too.

Speaker: Patrick Limb QC

This talk will be founded upon the Nine Lessons about how to build and maintain a successful career at the Bar, those lessons derived are from his three decades of practice as pupil, pupil supervisor, Junior, Leader and as Head of Chambers. Though Patrick's practice has been in civil work, it will address core principles of professional practice applicable to crime and family work too.

Please note that bookings are open at full capacity and social distancing will no longer be in place.

Who can Attend

Guests welcome

Dietary Requirements

If you (or your guests) have any dietary requirements please ensure that you provide this information when you book tickets.  If you did not do so, please inform the Middle Temple Membership Department no later than 12:00 two working days before the event. 

If you (or your guests) are unsure about anything on the evening please speak to the events staff on duty.

Non-alcoholic alternatives will be provided on request.

Qualifying Session Details

This event counts as one Qualifying Session.  Students and transferring lawyers need to attend the lecture before dinner in order to claim a Qualifying Session. 

Further details of the QS Requirements and how to be credited with the QS for this session

Learning Outcomes

After this session, students should be able to:

  • Describe and explain the Nine Lessons for building and maintaining a successful career at the Bar.
  • Identify three main lessons that are important for your own professional development.

Links to the Professional Statement, wider workings of the Bar, administration of justice or a public interest matter

This talk aims to be fully aligned with communicating the ethos of the profession, characterised by collegiality, integrity, respect, and diligence, by exposure to a barrister who lives and work by it.

View the BSB's Professional Statement

QS Feedback

If you have any feedback on a QS you have attended or have any suggestions for future sessions, please contact the education department on

Bookings and Cancellations

Members of the Inn can buy tickets online by clicking ‘Add to Cart’.  Please note that you must log in to book (if you have not yet created a log-in please register first).  Alternatively you can buy tickets from the Treasury Office by calling 020 7427 4800.

Unless the event sells out earlier, booking will close at 12:00 two working days before the event


Where we have a waiting list we will offer your ticket to someone else, so please do cancel your ticket if you are no longer able to attend by contacting 020 7427 6385 or email

View our Bookings and Cancellation Policies

Data Protection & Photography

Please be aware that photography, audio and video recording may take place at our events. These may be used for promotional purposes by the Inn, including in printed publications, on our website, and on our social media accounts. If you do not wish to have your photograph taken or to have images of you used, please alert the Membership Team at the start of the event. We are unable to guarantee that you will not be included in the background of photographs that are being taken. Contact: 020 7427 6385,

All personal data that the Inn stores and processes is held in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018 and the Inn’s Data Protection Policy. You can ask the Inn to stop using your images at any time, or request to see the personal data that the Inn holds on you. For more information please visit the Data Protection page

Times and details for this event are subject to change. Please check this webpage for the most up to date information.