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Professional Course
Contemporary Issues in Communication for Lawyers

No serious goal oriented organization can afford to undermine the role Law and Legal Compliance play in shaping the final outcome of the organization’s pursuits. That is why premium importance is often placed on the employment or engagement of qualified in-house counsel and company secretaries.However, many corporate counsel and secretaries are not often prepared for the frenetic pace of expectations festooned on them by their organizations which often times is found outside of the purview of traditional formal education and trainings.

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Date

Aug 24, 2021

Cost

₦ 265,650

Length

4 days

  • Date

    Aug 24, 2021

  • Cost

    ₦ 265,650

  • Length

    4 days

Introduction

Indeed, the role of today’s corporate lawyer or company secretary is fast becoming synonymous with speed, adaptability and efficiency all hinged on effective communication skills even in the face of modern day communication enhancing gadgets and diverse platforms such as internet, the digital sphere, the new media and the constantly evolving or emergent communication trends.

This development has left many lawyers and company lagging behind in many respects in the performance of their duties and thereby exposing their organizations to avoidable compliance risks that can be occasioned by such communication skill deficiencies.
Thus, it is becoming increasingly imperative that the knowledge gap is bridged with in-depth communication skills education to enhance the quality of the deliverables to be expected particularly of corporate lawyers and company secretaries. The benefit of this type of enhancement of communication skill to any serious organization cannot be over emphasized.

Seminar Objective

The main aim of this seminar is to provide participants with an opportunity to develop better understanding of the underlying success factors characteristics of effective communication for in-house lawyers.

It will introduce a framework that helps structure the various strategic steps required to have in-house legal departments with vibrant and value-driven approaches to the dynamics of corporate communication both in terms of the enabling environment and the technical abilities of the individual lawyers.

In addition, the workshop is designed to equip corporate lawyers with up-to-date critical verbal, non-verbal and written communication skills required for leadership responsibilities enhancement and for impactful professional engagement.

The course will enhance digital knowledge of participants for effective corporate and personal communication.

For Whom

  • Lawyers in Corporate organisations, Government establishments, Not for profit organisations and Faith based organisations.

Certificate

Yes

Fees

N225,000 (without accommodation)

N303,000 (with accommodation for 4 nights + dinner)

Contact information

Opeyemi – 0806 638 5629, 0805 812 7207

Damilola - 08063237056

Isaac – 0803 346 0440

Email – professionaleducation@smc.edu.ng; info@smc.edu.ng

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