Date: 06 –08 November, 2017

Venue: Lagos

Course Objective

The Corporate Counsels Training Course is one of the Institute’s Training Courses introduced in response to the need for continuing legal education for corporate legal practitioners. Corporate Counsels of leading organizations encounter challenges daily, they negotiate the treacherous currents between providing high quality service to corporate leaders and maintaining the independence of their perspective and advice. Corporate Legal departments are also the fastest growing segment of the legal profession, requiring general counsel to build the sophisticated leadership skills necessary to manage such growth. Our leadership in the Corporate Counsel program offers in house leaders insights into the challenges they face and frameworks, concepts and tools they need to succeed in their increasingly complicated roles.

Selected Themes to be covered during the Training
Corporate Governance; Strategy and Leadership; Project Management Process, Business Context and Deliverables; Transaction Litigation Risk, Risk Management and Crisis Management; Emerging Accounting Issues in the 21st Century; Director and Shareholders: Powers and Rights; Managing Shareholders Engagement; Merger and Acquisitions: Due Diligence; The General Counsel and Divided Loyalties (Ethics); Best practices in Law Department Management; Aligning Legal and Compliance Departments with business strategy; Alternative Dispute Resolution Methods; Overview of the Nigerian Company Law

Target Participants
Corporate Counsel Officers, Chief Legal Officers, Compliance officers and General Counsel. The programme will also welcome participants who intend to build a career as a corporate counsel.

Fees, Payment and Contact Details
Course Fee: N120, 000 (One hundred Twenty thousand naira only) covering course materials, tea and lunch.
Venue: Ayo Ajomo Auditorium, NIALS, University of Lagos Campus, Akoka, Lagos State.

For further enquiries, please contact:
Castro : 08103192313
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Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies

Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (University of Lagos Campus) P.M. B. 12820 Lagos, Nigeria Email:
Tel: (+234)8103192313

Supreme Court of Nigeria Complex
Three Arms Zone Central District Abuja.
Tel: (+234)8103192313


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