PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

UNDERSTANDING ADVOCACY

This popular course elevates your Legal English across the board, and can be taught at Foundation, Intermediate, or Advanced levels. Writing skills focus on developing a good drafting style, editing and proofreading, and writing both formal and informal documents. Participants listen to a range of authentic legal recordings. Speaking practice includes negotiating and advocacy techniques.

HANDLING WITNESSES

Dealing with witnesses requires unique language skills due to the often-sensitive nature of these interactions, and the need to treat witnesses with dignity and respect. A high level of accuracy and detail is required. Our expertise covers preparing and drafting witness statements, expert witness training, and how to effectively handle witnesses in court.

WORKING IN A CHANGING INDUSTRY

The legal sector faces many changes in the next decade. This course will address the impact of AI (Artificial Intelligence) on the legal sector and the implications for legal professionals. It also gives guidance on how to manage risk and add value to your organisation.

MENTORING & COACHING

There is a growing recognition in the legal business sector that there needs to be a rapid and agile approach to supporting awareness-raising, horizon scanning and training. This course helps legal professionals to develop mentoring and management skills to support colleagues through a time of change.

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