The Nigerian Law School
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The Nigerian Law School was set up by the Federal Government of Nigeria in 1962. The aim of the institution was to provide for the local needs the then foreign trained lawyers and to provide the much needed practical training to those aspiring to become Legal Practitioners in Nigeria .
The Lagos Campus was set up and was later to moved to its current location in 1969. The headquarters was then relocated to Abuja in 1997. The Institution has graduated over 70,000 students, a lot of whom are now successful Lawyers, Judges and Citizens.
THE 24 HOURS CLINIC
Ultra Modern Medical Facility on Campus manned by qualified Medical Personnel and adequately equipped with the most appropriate and modern facilities.
On CAMPUS ACCOMODATION
An on Campus Hostel Accomodation that caters for over 1000 students with provisions for both female and male occupants with Food Canteen Services, Provision Shops, Reading Areas, Beddings, Water, Electricity and 24 Hour Security
The Students and Lecturers have access to a library facility equipped with sufficient Textbooks, Law Reports and Journals that will be very useful for their Law School Experience. The Computerization of the library to make it more user friendly and to have provision for Electronic Resources is at the advanced stage.
The School has an on Campus Bookshop for Texts, Stationeries, Journals and Resources
WIRELESS INTERNET HOTSPOTS
A High Speed Campus Wide Wireless Internet Network with the capacity to cater for about 500 users at a time is being put in place to enable students efficiently use the eLearning Facility that has been put in place by the Campus
There is an on Campus Church and Mosque for the spiritual needs of all the students
A standard organised park with the capacity to park over 500 cars is in place to raise the needs of both students and teachers to park during lectures. The Car park has competent security personnel on ground although parking is at owners discretion.
Introduction, Arrests & Searches, Pre-trial Investigations & Police Interviews, Institution of Criminal Proceedings, Presence of the accused, complaint and witnesses, Bail, Charges, Constitutional Safeguards to ensire fair trial, duties of counsel and the court, Trials and presentation of evidence and advocacy, Concluding Addresses, Judgements and Sentence, Appeals, Knowledge..
Introduction, Prelim matters before commencing civil action, Courts with civil jurisdiction, Interlocutry of Applications, Third Party Proceedings, Interpleader Proceedings, Injunctions, Mareva Injunction, Anton Piller Injunction, Pre-trial Issues, Evidences, Preparing for trial, the course of trial, Trial Advocacy, Judgement, Enforcement, Appeals, Election Petition, Matrimonal, Sharia...
PROPERTY LAW PRACTICE
Laws to property transactions, Essentials of power of attorney, Essentials of a Deed, Registration of titles, Assent Outcomes, Rent in Leases, Transfer of Lease, Mortgage, Sale, Contracts, Titles, Conveyance, Billing, Wills- Taking, Instructions and drafting of wills, Letters of Administration, Administration and Winding up of Estates.
CORPORATE LAW PRACTICE
Choice of Business and Non-Business Organization & Formations, Foreign Participation, Promotion of Companies, Pre-Incorporation Contracts, Matters before commencent of Business Alteration of Memo & Articles of Companies, Incoporated Trustees, Registration of Companies, Corporate Governance & Administration, Securities, Restructuring, Winding Up, Dissolutions, Proceedings, Investments.
LAW IN PRACTICE (ETHICS & SKILLS)
History of the Legal Profession & Regulation, Relationship with and Duty of Councel to colleagues, Appointment and Discipline of Judicial Officers, Qualification, Discipline & Procedure of Removal, Contempt of Court, Rights of Legal Practitioners, Duty of Counsel, Controlling Bodies in the Legal Profession, Instigation Litigation, Soliciting, Dinner Etiquette, Advertising, Attracting Business..