Date: 02-03 July, 2018

Location: Abuja

ABOUT NIALS - The Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (NIALS) was established in March 1979, as Nigeria’s apex institution for research and advanced studies in law. The Institute is also accredited to offer Mandatory Continuing Legal Education for Lawyers. In fulfilment of its mandate, it organises national and international seminars, symposia, conferences, workshops and lectures on any branch of law and related subjects.

ABOUT THE COURSE- A successful career in the Law is built not only acquiring knowledge of the Law, but also on acquiring professional skills. Lawyers practicing in business related areas – corporate law, real estate , tax, business litigation , many areas of Government regulation and aspects of non- profit representation, need to acquire skills in three basic areas:  Leadership, Negotiation and Management.  The NIALS Training course in Leadership, Negotiation and Management Skills for Legal Practitioners will satisfy this need.

The course aims at the following:

  • a. delivering both strategic business and management skills that will help the legal practitioner focus on achieving financial stability and ideally, growth in every facet of the profession, and
  • b. making participants of the course to be able to achieve more strategic thought processes and excellence in the modern competitive legal market.


Legal Practitioners of the Federal Inland Revenue Service, National Pension Commission, Corporate Affairs Commission, Human Rights Commission, Nigerian Deposit Insurance Commission, Niger Delta Development Commission, Supreme Court, Federal Judicial Service Commission, Central Bank of Nigeria, National Judicial Council, National Insurance Commission, Insurance Companies, Security and Exchange Commission, National Communication Commission, RELAN, Telecommunication Companies, Nigerian Railway Commission, Law Reform Commission, Law Firms, Banks and other Financial Institutions, Multi-door Courthouse, Federal and State Ministries  of Justice , Legal officers of Universities and Other Tertiary Institutions, Legal Aid, Law Teachers and Students at the Nigerian Law School and all Lawyers.


The Business of Managing Law Firm to Meet Current Political and Economic World Orders; Effective Legal Negotiation and Settlement: the Negotiation Process; The Role of  In-house Counsel in Corporate Governance; Partnerships and Strategic Partnerships in Nigeria; Leadership and Management Skills in  Modern Business Organization; Change and Reinvention of Traditional Legal Practice; Public Interest  and Privilege in the Relationship Between Lawyer and Client

COURSE SCHEDULE - The Course is scheduled to hold as follows:

  • Venue: Rockview Hotel, Abuja
  • Date: 02-03 July, 2018
  • Time: 9.00 am daily (Registration will commence at 8:30am on 02 July, 2018).

COURSE FEE - The Course Fee is N120, 000 (one hundred and twenty thousand naira only). The fee is inclusive of VAT and WHT and covers course materials, tea and lunch only. For information on how to make payment, kindly visit .

REGISTRATION - Pre-registration of this Course is necessary. To register please fill the registration form below.

CONTACTS – Izuoma: 08037477136 or Chizoba: 08127095677 or email – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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