Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Top 10 Ways to Get Your First Job after Law School

One of the more interesting things to me is when people come out of law school and have a difficult time getting a job....

Extraordinarily important: why law should be studied

A law degree opens up a wide range of career opportunities in a myriad of fields. Studying law develops one’s understanding of the levers...

NOUN graduates to join NYSC, Law School programme soon – Director

Graduates of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) would soon be allowed to participate in the National Youth Service Corps Scheme (NYSC) and...

Body of Benchers: Competent or Not?

This matter is in respect of my Call to Bar Certificate. I was called to the Nigerian Bar in November, 2014 along with other...

Why Lawyers Should Use Social Media To Help Get Customer Feedback

Client feedback is a crucial component of effective law firm marketing programmes. Though many large firms do client satisfaction surveys or have business development teams...

The honest lawyer

Lawyers are supposed to be people of the highest integrity and honesty in their personal dealings. So what's gone wrong? Middletons partner, Murray Landis,...

5 MUST READ Books for Every Lawyer

So you think now that law school is over you don’t have to read anymore? This is the time that you should be reading...

Why Nigerian lawyers should jettison wigs and gowns

The small courtroom of Justice Ibrahim Buba, like every other courtroom of the Federal High Court, Lagos, is a very small affair which always...

Practical advice for new lawyers

Q: I split my Holiday and have offers from three firms to join as a full-time associate. I have no idea how to choose....

Securing The Attendance Of Accused Persons: The Law And Practice In...

When allegations or complaints are made against accused persons, they must attend court to answer those charges brought against them. This is what is...

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