Legal Secretary Duties Course

Alpha Partners
Offline study mode
Muritala Muhammed Way, Yaba Lagos
4 days
Apr 14 - Dec 04 2020

Course Description


This course will tell you about what legal skills are vital for making yourself more valuable to the company or firm you are currently working for.

Participants will:

  • Understand the law definitions and interpretations.
  • Recognize the impact of different legal systems on legal documents.
  • Achieve the confidence and skills to properly understand legal documents, letters & reports.
  • Understand the meaning and application of important legal terminology.
  • Understand the elements of tort law and contract law.

1ST BATCH 14th – 17th April, 2020
2ND BATCH 25th – 28th August, 2020
3RD BATCH 1st – 4th  December, 2020

Training Pack Contains
Customized training materials (Books and Slides)
Certificate of completion
Light Refreshment

N.B: NO REFUND (Terms and Conditions Apply)  

Course Outline

Module one

  • Why we use contracts

  • How contracts are formed

  • Legal requirements for a valid contract

  • Oral contracts

  • Incorporating other documents by reference

  • Authority to contract

  • Different Types Contracts in law

  • Negotiation agreement

  • How to end a contract in a legal way.

Module Two

  • Common law system VS Civil law system.

  • Communicate through writing.

  • Organization of the legal document.

  • The terms defined.

  • Punctuation.

Module There

  • Choice of words (official words, technical words, words borrowed)

  • Must, may, may not be prohibited, the right, required.

  • Artificial legal language.

  • Redundancy (terms of marital and triple).

  • Legislative syntax (sentence wisdom and phrases restrictive sense).

  • Business and Technical English Writing.

  • Comparison between E-mail and Voice Mail.

Module Four

  • Elements of the legal basis.

  • Building Paragraphs.

  • Writing templates.

  • Problems with prepositions.

  • Translating legal documents from Arabic into English and vice versa.


  • Disputes.

  • Legal Terminology and phrases.

Module Five

  • To what extent can you vary the source text?

  • how to use the common archaic legal adverbials (e.g. hereto, hereof, thereof, heretofore)

  • Company law.

  • Different types of companies.

  • Letters & reports.

  • Copyright law.

How To Enroll

Fill in your details on the enquiry form, proceed to pay online by clicking on the Purchase button If you wish to make an online transfer or cash deposit to the bank, please send a mail to [email protected] requesting for account details.

Price: NGN 500,000 250,000

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