Story: Occupational structure

Admission to the bar

Admission to the bar

Professionals such as lawyers not only require a law degree to carry out their occupation, but often need further qualifications to practise in certain areas of the law. Here, Lucia Vincent of Gore signs the roll at Dunedin High Court after being admitted as a barrister and solicitor, while Lauren Barnett of Queenstown waits to do the same.

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Otago Daily Times
Reference: 10 August 2007, p. 4
Photograph by Linda Robertson

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Paul Callister and Robert Didham, 'Occupational structure - Qualifications and age', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 24 May 2022)

Story by Paul Callister and Robert Didham, published 11 Mar 2010