Law For Legal Secretaries Day 1 & 2

Available Dates

Start DateEnd DateTownLocationPriceManaged BedroomsAvailability 

About the Course


Legal Secretaries play a pivotal role in the efficient and smooth running of any office. This course will
give a basic understanding of a wide range of legal issues that may be encountered in the working
environment, giving delegates more confidence in the information they give.

Who is this course for?
Those who work in solicitor offices, barrister chambers, law courts and legal departments of larger firms, estate agents, insurance
companies, bank and building societies.


Course objectives:
• Understand the distinction between civil and criminal law
• The sources of law
• Methods of dispute resolution
• Types of civil obligation
• Criminal law
• Employment law
• Property law

• Case law, legislation and European law
• Courts, tribunals and arbitration
• Essentials of a contract, terms, remedies, tort,negligence, nuisance, trespass definitions
• Requirements of a crime, types of offences and sanctions
• The contract of employment, legislation,termination of employment
• Wills and inheritance
• Freehold and leasehold land