Expert “Drop-in” sessions are open to any lawyer or law firm (contact us for special “all access pass” for your law firm). Each session engages participants through activities and examples on a specific theme of legal writing or speaking skills. You’ll get practice and feedback throughout the 60-minute session and time for specific questions afterwards.
This course takes a “client-centric” approach to general and advanced English for legal assistants, HR, and secretarial staff. The sessions are designed to teach standard phrases when dealing with clients and lawyers from around the World, then trainers work with the team to formulate a series of templates so staff all speak and write consistently across branches and countries.
Oftentimes due to language, patent attorneys struggle to qualify key information and ensure the full rights and privileges of the client are provided. This course helps patent and IP attorneys master the art of client communication in English, with a focus on US and International patent law. It includes flexible scheduling for live sessions, online material, extra Business English classes, and optional focus sessions for specific cases with attorney-linguists knowledgable of IP.