Legal Writing & Practice

Advanced Professional Certificate in Legal Writing and Practice

Writing well is the most vital and yet rarest skill in Law. At IALLS Institute we will help you hone your writing skills. Good writing boosts your confidence and sets you apart as an exceptional professional.

The programme is designed for legal professionals in various capacities such as; Law firms, ADR Workers, People with paralegal backgrounds, Advocates, Court and Tribunal Clerks, Registrars, Deputy Registrars, and Officials, Customs & Excise Lawyers, Espionage Lawyers, General Counsel and Heads of Legal Departments, In-House Counsel, Institutes of Advanced Legal Studies, Intelligence & Security Lawyers, Legislative aides, drafters, and staff, Judges and Justices, Judicial Assistants and Clerks, Judicial Correspondents and Editors, and Legal Journalists, Judicial Institutes, Law Officers and lawyers in ministries, departments, and agencies, Law Reporters, Law Teachers, Legal personnel in banks, corporations, debt recovery agencies, and oil companies, Legal personnel in intelligence, law enforcement, prosecutorial, security, and tax enforcement agencies, Legal Practitioners, Legislative Drafters, Legislative Houses, Legislative Studies Institutes, Magistrates and Prosecutors.

 

Entry requirements

Lawyers, Applicants must have a first degree in social science, humanities or law or a Diploma or HND in a related field. 

 

Delivery Method

Lectures, PowerPoint, Role play, group presentation and virtual classrooms

 

Timelines

The programme will run for a duration of 2 months. Our regular schedule for this programme is week day morning sessions (9 am to 3pm GMT) and week day Evening classes (6pm to 8 pm GMT) twice a week. There will also schedules for the Weekend class based on the number of applicants.

 Our training schedules could also be tailor made to fit the time schedules of companies and   institutions who want to register their staff as a group for the programme.

 

Modules 

Participants are required to complete all modules of the programme in order to receive a certificate. Each session will follow the order in which the modules appear below. Essential reading materials will be provided by the institute. Sources for acquiring recommended reading materials will be made available on our website and/or announced during the session.

 

Course Fees

Participants are required to pay GH¢ 2,550.00 for the programme.

 

Registration

If you are interested in being a part of this programme please print our *Registration Form (www.ialls.org) and submit it at our office at East Legon.

*Please you will be required to pay a processing fee of GH¢100 for the form on submission.

You can contact the programme coordinator on 056 092 8542/ 020 936 2602 or email at admissions@ialls.org / info@ialls.org. Visit our website at www.ialls.org or “Like” our Facebook page @iallsGH for regular updates.

 

Please note that the programme will run if the required minimum number of participants register for the programme. This is to facilitate effective lessons and interactive sessions.