(020) 7242 5778

Wildy’s Book News

Book News cover photo

Vol 24 No 2 Feb/March 2019

Book of the Month

Cover of Pensions Law Handbook

Pensions Law Handbook

Price: £100.00

Offers for Newly Called Barristers & Students

Special Discounts for Newly Called & Students

Read More ...

Secondhand & Out of Print

Browse Secondhand Online


Legal Practice and Management in Nigeria

ISBN13: 9781859411780
ISBN: 1859411789
Published: January 1998
Publisher: Routledge-Cavendish
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

This book is a pioneering work on Legal Practice and Management. The purpose of the book is to remedy the inadequacy in the training of legal practitioners in Nigeria. This book is directed at a wide audience: as a textbook for students of the Nigerian Law School and as a practice guide for legal practitioners in private practice. The book covers:the size and units of practice and the requirements of establishing a law firm;the administration of a firm, including obtaining premises, attracting staff, acquiring equipment, machines and supplies;methods of running the firm to achieve the goals for which it was established;an analysis of the skills required to be a competent practitioner, including research, verbal communication, drafting, advocacy, negotiation and management skills;the charging of fees and the methods of sustaining and ensuring growth of the firm through practice and professional development.

Introducing legal practice and management; establishing a law firm; classification and organization of law firms; law office; law office staff; law office equipment, machines and supplies; law office administration; legal research; verbal comunication; drafting; advocacy; negotiating; management; fees and billing; practice and professional development.