for a new legal era
Knowledge of legal English and common law practices give
Mexican attorneys a sharper edge for cross-border deal-making.
WRITTEN & ORAL ADVOCACY
This course focuses on persuasive legal writing and oral advocacy in English. Students research and write briefs, then deliver oral arguments in a series of mock....
After extensive experience in cross-border transactions and conflict resolution in real-world scenarios, we have become strong advocates of the "principled negotiation strategy" pioneered by the
LEGAL ENGLISH FOR PRACTITIONERS
This course enables Mexican attorneys, law students and business executives to develop fluency in legal English through the study of Anglo-American case law.....
NEGOTIATIONS & CONFLICT RESOLUTION
Although negotiation takes place every day, it is not easy to do well. Standard strategies often leave people dissatisfied, worn out or alienated — ....
INTENSIVE LEGAL WRITING
We lawyers do not write in plain language. We use arcane phrases to express commonplace ideas. Seeking to be precise, we become reduntant. Seeking to be cautious, we....
LEGAL WRITING ONLINE
One of the hallmarks of a great lawyer is the ability to convert ideas into persuasive written and oral arguments. This is true in any language, but now more than ever ....
ELEMENTS OF COMPOSITION IN ENGLISH
In this course, students study the writing process and work to acquire the skills necessary for producing >purposeful, unified and coherent short essay....
DRAFTING COMMERCIAL AGREEMENTS
Do you want to master business writing in English so you can win more deals?
Most international commercial agreements are drafted in English, irrespec....
Courses and workshops designed to (1) strengthen fluency in oral and written legal English; and (2) provide insight into Anglo-American law, cross-border legal issues and common law practices.
Legal English for Practitioners. Legal English taught through readings and analysis of common case law.
Intensive Legal Writing. Drills and a "deconstruction" approach to improve legal prose.
Written & Oral Advocacy. Intro to basic pretrial and trial advocacy skill areas.