Do you feel that if you had better legal English, you would be more successful in your career as a lawyer or legal translator?
Would you like to know not only the terms but also how they are used by U.K. and U.S. lawyers, judges, etc.?
Do you want to write legal texts as perfectly in English as native legal professionals?
Master your legal English
Based on my qualifications in law, my 20 years of professional translating legal texts and research, I have written a 1000-page and 50 chapter legal English book, which was foreworded by an Oxford law professor and he called this book a masterly work.
My book has helped nearly 100 Hungarian lawyers to improve their legal English and has been used to train law students at 8 universities worldwide.
This course is based on this book. In the course, we will learn about contract law in English.
We will learn about the terms themselves, specifically how to use them at the level of U.K. and U.S. lawyers, judges, etc. The course is held in English, and you will learn to express Italian sentences in Contract Law at the level of U.S. and U.K. legal professionals.
The 16-lesson course is designed to refresh and widely expand your expertise in contract law and to make you and an expert in contract law, capable of writing excellent contracts in English.
These lessons specifically cover (lesson titles):
1. Name of contract / Parties / Recitals / Definitions / interpretation
2. Condition precedent / Consideration
3. Confidentiality and secrecy / Force majeure
4. Covenants / Representations and warranties
5. Defaults / Indemnification / Remedies
7. Obligations and duties
8. Effect, force and applicability
9. Time and deadlines
10. Sums, payment and money
11. Entire agreement / Severability / Notices
12. Assignments / Modification / Term and termination
13. Waiver / Counterparts
14. Applicable law / Jurisdiction
Each participant will receive a 114-page e-book entitled Terminology of Contract Law in Use which can be downloaded immediately after registration and payment for the course. You can read more about the e-book here:
You will learn to use a total of 146 Anglo-American legal terms, all of which are included in the 160-page e-book.
The course will be held online, via ZOOM.
See you in class!!