Advanced Legal Communication

Rapid Skillz
Online

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  • Short course
  • Beginner
  • Online
  • Duración:
    3 Months
  • Cuándo:
    A definir
Descripción

As a lawyer, it is absolutely essential for you to have the ability to communicate effectively in any forum and in both written and spoken forms. This course will enable you to go deeper into legal writing skills and teach you how to get your point across in the best, most persuasive manner. It helps you develop the principles of good legal drafting and oral communication, and gives you pointers that will stand you in good stead throughout your career.

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¿Qué objetivos tiene esta formación?

Effective communication is a critical requirement in any profession. Be it a lawyer or in any workforce, without communication, an organisation cannot function effectively. This course will equip you with the necessary skills that will enable you to achieve the desired results. In your corporate entity or be it in the courtroom, an effective legal communication, helps you get the wanted outcome.

Requisitos: Law students/graduates, aspiring advocates.

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¿Qué aprendés en este curso?

IT
Writing
Communication Training
Oral Communication
Skills and Training

Temario

This Course Consist of the following contents -Unit 1: Legal Writing as Persuasive Writing -Learn the art of persuasion and techniques for developing and structuring a persuasive argument. Study how to identify and frame issues effectively. Unit 2: Drafting Contracts -Explore the fundamental aspects of successful contract drafting. Identify the essential elements required in all valid, legally-binding contracts. Unit 3: Writing a Memo -Master the use of a memo-format for writing up research and analysing legal problems and issues. Develop important skills such as issue identification and summarising. Unit 4: Writing Pleadings -Draft proper and effective pleadings by harnessing the format to your advantage. Study the accepted structure and content of pleadings. Unit 5: Writing a Legal Opinion -Learn the style and elements of a legal opinion. Develop your skills in both assessing a case and communicating with your clients and colleagues. Unit 6: Fundamentals of Oral Communication -Explore the different kinds of speaking that lawyers do. Study the importance of preparation and structure when speaking. Unit 7: Oral Advocacy -Learn the fundamental aspects of oral advocacy. Analyse the importance of acting ethically at all times, and how to build a solid professional reputation. Unit 8: Making Presentations -Study how to speak to a group, and make a presentation. Learn how to structure presentations, successfully engage the audience, and use visual aids. Unit 9: Attending and Conducting Interviews -Learn the ins and outs of interviews—as either the interviewer, or the interviewee. Learn to plan and think about the purpose of an interview before commencing. Study valuable interview techniques for both listening and questioning. Unit 10: Conducting Negotiations -Learn to determine when it’s suitable to negotiate, and how to prepare for an effective negotiation. Study how to conduct a negotiation, including the ethical considerations involved.

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This Course is Made for Students and they Learn the art of persuasion and techniques for developing and structuring a persuasive argument. Develop important skills such as issue identification and summarizing. Develop your skills in both assessing a case and communicating with your clients and colleagues. Learn how to structure presentations, successfully engage the audience, and use visual aids.