Date: 30 October – 01 November, 2017

Venue: Abuja

Course Objective
Practice and Procedure is one of the Institute’s oldest and successful courses. It was introduced 34 years ago in response to the need for Continuing Legal Education of Private Legal Practitioners, Judges, State Counsel, Corporate Lawyers, Academics, Legal Advisers and Law Officers in Government Agencies. The course is set to run for the second time this year as a result of high demand from participants who were unable to participate in the first module of the course but find it beneficial to their job.
The course seeks to:
•    Ensure justice delivery in our courts by providing Continuing Legal Education to Private Legal Practitioners, Judges, State Counsel, Corporate Lawyers, Academics, Legal Advisers and Law Officers in Government Agencies, in the following areas of Frontloading and the Civil Process; Cross-Examination Techniques in Civil and Criminal Trials Brief writing; Case Flow management; Election Petitions: Practice and Proceedings; Enforcement of Human Rights; Practice and Procedure in the Sharia and Customary Court Systems; Professional Ethics for the Bar and the Bench
•    Develop the law by training participants on the recent landmark developments in law and practice
•    To help equip the young lawyers in both Private Practice and Government employment on the rules of practice and procedure.

Selected Themes to be covered during the Training
Cross-Examination Techniques in Civil and Criminal Trials; The New Evidence Act; Frontloading and the Civil Process; Brief Writing; Case Flow Management; Intellectual Property; Public Interest Litigation; Election Petitions: Practice and Procedure; Litigation Issues in the Freedom of Information Act; The Practice and Procedure in the Cabotage Act and Shipping Law; Intellectual Property: Practice and Procedure; Human Rights Enforcement Procedure; Sharia Court System: Practice and Procedure; Customary Court System: Practice and Procedure; Alternative Dispute Resolution; Professional Ethics.

Target Audience
Private Legal Practitioners, Corporate Lawyers, Academics, Law Officers in Government Agencies and Parastatals, State Counsel in various state ministries of Justice, Magistrates, Customary and Sharia Court Judges, Judges in various State High Courts.

Fees, Payment and Contact Details
Course Fee: N120, 000 (One hundred and Twenty thousand naira only) covering course materials, tea and lunch.
Venue: Abuja.

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