British Legal Centre News and Events

News and Events

NEW GROUP: OIL and GAS LAW and LEGAL VOCABULARY COURSE – STARTING 5:00 PM (UK time) 10th June

June 2. 2019

New Summer Offer for the next Oil and Gas Law and legal vocabulary course.

The next group course of Oil and Gas Law and legal vocabulary, starting at 5:00 pm (UK time) on 10th June, is discounted by 10% down to US$ 450.00. The course covers the law of 15 essential areas of Oil and Gas Law, together with the legal English terms and phrases needed to work in this important legal area.

NEW GROUP: LEGAL WRITING – STARTING 5:00 PM (UK time) 23rd MAY

May 17. 2019

Your ability to write clearly and correctly is the basis upon which clients will assess your professional ability. Lawyers must master accurate legal writing to progress their careers. Every document you write should demonstrate that you are a professional, clearheaded, knowledgeable and accurate lawyer - just the type that clients want to deal with.

A new online study group will start the 15 lesson Legal Writing Course on Thursday 23rd May. The course will cover the essential skills of writing clear concise legal texts and correspondence, that both inform and persuade.

Places are limited to just 8 participants on a first come, first served basis.

NEW GROUP: CONTRACT AND LEGAL DOCUMENT DRAFTING – STARTING 16:00 (UK time) 8th MAY 2019

April 23. 2019

A new online study group will start the 15 lesson Contract and Legal Document Drafting Course on Wednesday 8th May. The course will cover the essential skills of writing clear contracts and formal documents, explaining essential legal vocabulary and the use and legal effect of basic contract clauses, including covenants, indemnities, warranties, and guarantees. The meaning and use of many specific, technical clauses are also covered, including Liquidated Damages, Termination, Confidentiality, and many boiler-plate clauses. The course also covers SAAS contracts and SLA agreements, and considers the future impact of Block chain technology and 'smart contracts'.

NEW GROUP: CONTRACT LAW – STARTING 12:00 Noon (UK time) Monday 18th FEBRUARY 2019

February 7. 2019

A new study group will start the 15 lesson online Contract Law Course on Monday 18th February. The course will cover essential legal concepts and doctrines plus the Legal English vocabulary needed to work effectively in this area of law. Course topics include formation of contracts, breaches, remedies, estoppel, part-performance, restraint of trade, guaranties, indemnities, warranties, conditions and other essential contract law information. These are all covered in the 45 minute online lessons. The course exercises

FREE COURSE OF LEGAL ENGLISH VOCABULARY NOW AVAILABLE

January 18. 2019

We are pleased to announce that we have a new free short introductory course of legal English vocabulary in 10 lessons of around 10 minutes each. The lessons are recorded so that you can watch them whenever it is convenient for you.

The course provides examples of legal vocabulary and phrases and emphasises the correct use and pronunciation of the vocabulary, and give the legal meaning of the words and phrases shown in the lessons.

NEW TRAINING CENTRE IN CYPRUS

January 17. 2019

We are delighted to announce the new partnership with The Private Institute of Law in Limassol, Cyprus, headed by Alexandra Elliott and Androulla Poutziouris.
This allows us to run regular live lessons and training events for lawyers in Cyprus, and to use the technology in the centre to recieve lessons and training from our trainers in other countries.

NEW TRAINING CENTRE IN SANTIAGO, CHILE

January 17. 2019

We are delighted to announce the opening of our first training centre in South America with partners Britannia UK  headed by Mr Mauro Ulloa in the capital city, Santiago.

This allows us to run regular live lessons and training events for lawyers in Chile and neighbouring countries, and to promote our live broadcasts from our trainers in other countries.

NEW TRAINING CENTRE IN MAURITANIA

January 16. 2019

We are delighted to announce the opening of our first training centre in the Maghreb Region of Africa, with our new partners Mauritania Language center, situated in the capital city Nouakchott.

This allows us to run regular live lessons and training events for lawyers in the Maghreb region of North-West Africa, and to use the technology in the centre to recieve lessons and training from our trainers in other countries.

The first live training course, Contract drafting, will be run in late March 2019. Please visit the Mauritania centre page for more details. 

 

New Course---60 short video-lessons of legal writing

September 11. 2018

We know that busy lawyers find it difficult to set aside time for study to improve their legal knowledge and skills. This is why we are really proud of our newest course, the recorded video course of legal writing contained in 60 twelve-minute video lessons. 

Now you can take the course, to improve all aspects of your legal writing, in lessons averaging just 12 minutes followed by short inter-active exercises. 

 

OUR NEW WEBSITE FINALLY GOES LIVE AND FULLY OPERATIONAL!

September 10. 2018

You have probably noticed our ‘New Look’ website, which we finally sent live this weekend. Although the website has been displayed in its new format for the last 6 weeks, we were unable to use all of its new features until today. We have now up-loaded sufficient new recordings of our different courses, with their new style inter-active exercises, to allow us to switch on all the new features on the site.

You can now obtain

CAIRO TRAINING CENTRE

September 10. 2018

We are delighted to announce the opening of our new training centre in the 5th Settlement area of Cairo.

This allows us to run regular live lessons and training events for lawyers in Cairo, and to use the technology in the centre to recieve lessons and training from our other trainers in other countries.

We are now arranging our first live lesson courses to begin this month and to run the first training events, flying our trainers in from the UK, in early October. 

You can obtain more details about the trainers, courses, prices and training events by contacting the centre at this address: Villa 1, Street 79, Second Floor, Area 1, District 3, 5th Settlement, New Cairo. Egypt.  Tel: 2 0109 800 17 88

We wish both the head of the centre, Mr Mohab Said, and all the instructors and staff every success in the future. Richard Brady, the head of the British legal centre will be visiting and participating in the first training events in October together with some of our other UK trainers. Everyone at the BLC is very excited by this important new step in our company’s development.

 

OPENING OF NEW BLC CENTRE IN LAHORE

September 8. 2018

We are delighted to announce the news of the opening of our new training centre in Lahore, Pakistan - in partnership with our associates, Prudential Middle East Legal Consultants.

The new centre allows us to run regular live lessons and training events for lawyers in Pakistan, as well as being able to use the cutting edge technology in the venue to receive broadcast lessons and training from our trainers in other countries.

We are now arranging our first live lesson courses to begin this month and to run the first training events, flying our trainers in from the UK, in early October.

You can obtain more details about the trainers, courses, prices and training events by contacting the centre: 

Training venue: Superior College of Law campus , 61-L, Gulberg 3, Lahore, Pakistan .

Phone- 0092 42 38104224  Contact – Mr. Adnan Yaqoob (0092 316 4190019)

E mail -  shakeel@british-legal-centre.com

We wish both the Head of the Centre, Mr Shakeel Amin, and the Chief Instructor, Mr Adnan Yaqoob, every success in the future. Richard Brady, the head of the British legal centre will be visiting and participating in the first training events in October together with some of our other trainers. Everyone at the BLC is very excited by this important new step in our company’s development.