• Welcome to Legal Education and Development

    With 30 years of experience, LEAD understands the needs of a modern-day law firm. A wide range of top-quality seminars and courses give attorneys the knowledge and skills to manage and grow their firms successfully.

  • Well trained staff are the foundation of every successful practice.

    These courses offered by LEAD are an excellent way to
    enhance the critical supporting role staff plays in a law firm.

  • Online Courses

    LEAD's online courses through its e-LEADer platform save time and money by allowing professionals to gain valuable education in the time available to them so as to increase their skills and improve their working lives.

SEMINARS/COURSES FOR LEGAL PRACTITIONERS



Case Management - Read more here
Civil Mediation Course - Read more
Engineering and Construction Contracts Workshop
for Attorneys
- Read more here.
Marriage and succession of Indigenous People - Webinar - Read more here.
Opinion Writing Seminar - Read more here
Wills and Testamentary Trusts Seminar - Read more here
National Credit Act Seminar - Read more here.
 
Advanced Insolvency Law Workshop - Read more here.

FOR CORPRATE AND GOVERNMENT PRACTITIONERS


Writing documents for litigation -  Read more here
 

FOR SUPPORT STAFF

  • PRETORIA

    Coming in Pretoria: Advanced conveyancing on 3 to 5 August 2017 | Debt collection on 24 to 25 August  | Basic conveyancing   on 8 to 9 September.
    Read more here.

  • CAPE TOWN

    Coming in Cape Town: Deceased estates on 16 to 18 August | Basic conveyancing on 19 to 20 October | The legal secretary on 15 to 17 November
    Read more here.

  • OTHER COURSES

    View our full range of support staff courses. Read more.

FOR CANDIDATE ATTORNEYS


Our compulsory course for candidate attorneys supplements law firm experience with relevant knowledge and skills, and prepares you for the Attorneys Admissions Examination. Read more.

Admission examination 2017: Due to be held on 22 and 23 August 2017.  Click here for more and for the syllabus. Prepare by purchasing past exam papers. Read more.

Message to South African Law Students: Dear Future Legal Practitioner, greetings from LEAD, the Law Society of South Africa’s Legal Education and Development department. Congratulations on your choice of degree; a career in the legal profession can be intellectually challenging, personally fulfilling and rewarding. Read more

ONLINE COURSES



  • MARRIAGES AND SUCCESSION OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
    WEBINAR/ONLINE SEMINAR

    A vast amount of uncertainty exists as to the validity of certain marriages entered into in terms of the Black Administration Act 38 of 1927, the Recognition of Customary Marriages Act 120 of 1998 and marriages concluded subsequent to 1 December 1988. The purpose of this webinar is to provide more clarity on these Acts, as well as case law and directives issued on this thorny issue.
    15 August 2017 16:00 – 17:15
    Presenter: Allen West
    Read more and register online before 10:00 on 11 August here.