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I now have increased confidence in my ability to perform my daily work with clients.

Antonia Seitz, Employment Lawyer, Baker & McKenzie (Germany)

Available worldwide, choose from weekly sessions at your offices, an intensive training programme at a Communicaid centre or a Legal English immersion course at our London training centre.

Take a Legal English course with Communicaid, one of the world’s leading providers of Legal English training courses.

Benefits of our Legal English Courses

A Communicaid Legal English training course will provide you with:

  • More confidence explaining points of law under your national jurisdiction
  • More effective and accomplished representation for your organisation
  • Greater awareness of how to correct your own use of legal English
  • Enhanced editing and drafting skills
  • Improved presentation and negotiation skills when using legal English

Who should attend?

Tailored Legal English courses are ideal for in-house counsel and lawyers who are required to communicate and draft on an international level using precise legal language.

  • Delegate Age: Minimum 25
  • Group Training: Maximum number of delegates (6)

Course content

The content of your Legal English course will be determined by your level and requirements.  However, core subject areas for each Legal English course will include:

  • The accurate and appropriate use of vocabulary specific to your practice area or industry
  • ommunication skills for: client advising, giving legal opinions, attending international client or practice group meetings and participating in teleconferences
  • Drafting clear opinions, memos or agreements relevant to your practice areas and incorporating appropriate house styles

Approach

Legal English training is available seven days a week, 365 days a year. Our Legal English courses take place between 08:00 and 20:00, although training is also available outside of these hours upon request. Suitable tailored and published materials as well as online learning resources will be used throughout your Legal English course, with recommendations on self-study material and extra reading made at the beginning and throughout the duration of your course. We offer a variety of training formats for our Legal English courses ranging from intensive, week-long courses to extensive, modular Legal English programmes. Appropriate formats will be discussed during your diagnostic consultancy and assessment.

Your Legal English course trainer

All Communicaid Legal English course trainers are native speakers with at least 3 years’ professional Legal English training experience. In addition to relevant academic and linguistic qualifications and experience, many of our Legal English trainers also possess considerable exposure and expertise in the professional world. Your Legal English course trainer will be assigned to you following the results of your diagnostic consultancy according to your objectives and areas of focus. Detailed below is a sample profile of a member of our Legal English training team:

AS

AS is a qualified solicitor and has extensive experience in business, law and corporate language training. His legal background has taken him around the world advising on human rights’ issues and he is the author of several articles and publications on the subject. AS has been working with Communicaid since 1997 and has taught a wide variety of lawyers and business people, both native and non-native English speakers on an intensive and extensive basis. Recent Communicaid clients that have undergone legal English training with AS include British Telecom, Lovells and London University.

 

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