Our Legal English Online is a vocabulary based course for lawyers and trainee lawyers. It helps you increase your legal English vocabulary if you are a practicing and trainee lawyer and you already speak general English. The course is flexible and you can study at any time, on any device.
The course carefully guides you through 400 words and terms that are commonly used by lawyers in English. By regularly recycling the vocabulary that you have studied (including meaning, spelling and pronunciation) it is easy to learn, and most importantly, retain the language.
The course also includes English grammar exercises and video news reports to help you improve every part of your English ability.
Course topics include: legal systems, contract law, civil procedure, criminal procedure, company law, debtor-creditor, property law, intellectual property, comparative law, international law, constitutional and administrative law, human rights, competition law, EU law, legal Latin, environmental law, IT and cybercrime, employment law, commercial law, sale of goods, consumer protection, tax, family law, tort law, wills and inheritance, immigration law, legalese, client correspondence and local government
This online course is ideal for professionals looking for flexibility in their learning who can go at their own pace. It includes content across various CEFR levels and has extensive reporting tools which provide data on your progress.