• 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




Debt collecting in a challenging environment - Read more here
Wills and Testamentary Trusts Seminar - Read more here
Labour Law Update Webinar - Read more here
Advanced Insolvency Law Workshop - Read more here.

FOR CORPRATE AND GOVERNMENT PRACTITIONERS


Writing documents for litigation -  Read more here
Protection of Personal Information (POPI) - Read more here
 

FOR SUPPORT STAFF

  • PRETORIA

    Coming in Pretoria: Basic conveyancing   on 8-9 September | Advanced conveyancing on 28-30 September 2017 | Deceased Estates 4-6 October | English Writing Skills 24-26 October
    Read more here.

  • CAPE TOWN

    Coming in Cape Town:  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

  • Catch up on the four latest and important labour law judgments with Adv Moksha Naidoo. Discussions will focus on the implications of the judgments and the changes from past jurisprudence.
    20 September 2017 16:00 – 17:15 (1 hour presentation and 15 minutes of question time)
    Read more and register online. Closing date for registration: 10:00 on 18 September 2017.