The Academy of Law is an accredited training provider by various statutory bodies, including the Dubai legal Affairs Department and the Dubai Knowledge and Human Development Authority. We offer Learning and Development activities for legal professionals from all backgrounds and levels, from experienced English language Common Law practitioners through to newly qualified lawyers and those currently operating in Arabic speaking civil system.
The Academy identified the legal needs of multinational corporations, and found that broad competencies were required for lawyers to deliver value. It devised a strategy for filling gaps in traditional legal education by focusing on cross-training students and lawyers in civil and common law systems, providing international and comparative law perspectives, expanding access to knowledge by offering Arabic and English language courses, and teaching practical skills and ethical principles to help lawyers develop the competencies required to best serve the legal needs of international clients.
UAE Civil Code- Bridge Series [23-25 June |…
In association with Lexis Nexis, LPA-CGR Avocats
The UAE Civil Code is a fundamental cornerstone of the legal system. This practical course will guide you through Federal Law No. 5/1985 Promulgating the Civil Transactions Law of the United Arab Emirates and provide case studies and examples from expert practitioners. This course aims to bridge the gap between the civil law and common law systems that co-exist in the UAE.
Launch of the Laws of the DIFC Commentaries…
In association with Clyde & Co, Lexis Nexis, Outer Temple Chambers
The DIFC Academy of Law and LexisNexis are pleased to announce the launch of The Laws of the DIFC Volume 3 highlighted by an Awarding Ceremony and followed by series of lectures on the following key topics: 1- Law Relating to Application of DIFC Laws Law on the Application of Civil and Commercial Laws in the DIFC 2- DIFC Foundations Law 3- DIFC Limited Liability Partnership Law DIFC Common Reporting Standard Law DIFC Non-Profit Incorporated Law