EVENTS & CONFERENCES

  • Legal English Training Program

    October 05 2009, 01:00 - 01:00
    Location: American Chamber of Commerce in France, 156 boulevard Haussmann, 75008 Paris, France

    Legal English Training Program
    In preparation for the International Legal English Certificate (ILEC) developed by Cambridge University
    14 Weeks Every Monday Beginning on Septemeber 7, 2009
    Legal Lingua, in conjunction with The American Chamber of Commerce’s Training and Education Task Force, announce the Legal English Training Program  in preparation for the International Legal English Certificate (ILEC) developed by Cambridge University. For more information about ILEC please visit www.legalenglishtest.org
    The training program is designed to improve the legal English skills of non-native English speaking legal professionals who work in an international environment. There is no requirement to take the ILEC examination. Membership in AmCham is NOT required.

    Course Content:
    Subjects: Company Law, Contracts, Competition Law, Employment Law, Bankruptcy and more
    Legal writing practice: letters, memorandums, contracts
    Listening and speaking exercises
    Interactive negotiation role play

    WHEN: Every Monday evening beginning on Septemeber 7, 2009 from 19h-21h.
    WHERE: American Chamber of Commerce in France, 156 boulevard Haussmann, 75008 Paris, France
    DURATION: 14 Weeks
    CLASS SIZE: Class size is limited to 10 people
    COST: AmCham members 150 EUR per class, others: 175 EUR per class
    AmCham members 1600 EUR, others 1750 EUR for the entire 14 week series. Plus the cost of the ILEC book.
    TO REGISTER: Email info@legallingua.com

    Stephanie Schantz is an American lawyer and director of Legal Lingua with over 10 years experience in the legal field. She received her Juris Doctorate (JD) from the University of Wisconsin Law School and a Bachelors Degree (BA) in government from Franklin and Marshall College. Additionally, she studied at Sciences Po and La Sorbonne in Paris, France. Since moving to France, Stephanie has lectured at the University of Paris II (Pantheon-Assas) and at ESC-Dijon. She currently teaches “The Language of American Law: An Introduction” at Sciences Po.
    The course is approved for 28 hours of Continuing Legal Education Credit credit in California, New York and France.