Date: 03 – 04 October, 2017

Venue: Lagos

Course Objective
A successful career in the law is built as much on professional skills as on knowledge of the law. Lawyers practising 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 steers the way. A common and important function of corporate practitioners is to represent clients in negotiation and settlements with other corporations, employees and government agencies.  Skillful negotiation is also one of the essential components of the legal aid and public interest law practitioners’ toolkit. This invigorating Training Course is therefore channelled towards enabling participants think more strategically while assisting them to excel in modern competitive legal market. The Course promises to deliver 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.

Selected Themes to be covered during the Training
The Key Elements of Interest – Based Negotiation, Supervisory and Leadership Skills in Modern Law Practice, Effective Legal Negotiation and Settlement, Change and Reinvention of Traditional Legal Practice, The Lawyer and the Boardroom: Deploying innate Skills or Acquired Training, The Impact of Information Communication Technology in Law Office Organisation, Understanding Legal Practice Management, The Business of Managing a Law Firm to meet Current Political and Economic World Orders.

Target Audience
Private Legal Practitioners, Lawyers in Federal and State Ministries  of Justice Legal Practitioners of the Federal and State Ministries, Departments and Agencies including the Inland Revenue Service, National Pension Commission, Corporate Affairs Commission, Human Rights Commission, Nigerian Deposit Insurance Commission, Niger Delta Development Commission, etc. Registrars of Court, Lawyers in the Federal and State Judicial Service Commission, Lawyers in the Central Bank of Nigeria, Lawyers in Banks and other Financial Institutions, Legal Officers of Universities and other Tertiary Institutions, Law Teachers and Students at the Nigerian Law School and all Lawyers.

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.

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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: info@nials.edu.ng
Tel: (+234)8103192313

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