Law

Join the unique Summer Law Programs in Dubai, UAE. Applications for 2020 is open now! 22.11. 2020 - 09.01. 2021

What is our approach?The following is how ECCEDU Summer Program works:

Law Program

The summer law program in Dubai will span across a range of areas, from general dispute resolution, to law of the seas. It also covers different soft skills which are essential for lawyers, such as negotiation, management and business development. The internships provided to the participants are broad in verticalization in order to extend an even broader variety between the law graduates. The internships will be provided on the basis of the interests of the participants and their evaluation during the initial three weeks of lectures. 22.11. 2020 - 09.01. 2021

Curriculum

Courses on the Dubai Law Programme include:

 

Commercial & Contract Law; Drafting Commercial Contracts; Mergers & Acquisitions; Private Equity; Banking & Finance; Securitisation & Capital Markets; Debt Restructuring & Insolvency; Funds; Islamic Finance; Competition / Antitrust Law; Intellectual Property Rights; Maritime Law; International Taxation; Offshore Law (Entity Formation / Investment / Tax Issues); International Commercial Arbitration; International Investment Arbitration; Third Party Funding; Energy & Environment Law; Technology Law; Media Law; Mediation; Legal Negotiation; Advocacy Skills; Business Development & Marketing.

Lectures & Lecturers

All our lecturers are experts and pioneers in their field. They will engage with students during three weeks of intensive lectures. The scope of the lectures’ topics ranges from law essentials to expert insights into current and future trends. 

 

Suhail Mirza (Partner, Watson Farley & Williams (Middle East) LLP), Andrew Mackenzie (Partner, Baker & McKenzie Habib Al Mulla), Nabil Issa (Partner, King & Spalding), Ibrahim Elsadig (Partner, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner), Tim Steadman (Consultant, Clifford Chance), Shibeer Ahmed (Partner, Winston & Strawn LLP), Nabil Issa (Partner, King & Spalding), Omar Obeidat (Partner, Al Tamimi & Co.), Mahmed El Hawawy (Partner, Ince & Co), Adrian Cole (Partner, King & Spalding), Al Al Aidarous (Managing Partner, Al Aidarous) and others.

 

 

Find out more about our lecturers.

Internships

Our 4-week internship provides the real-life job experience at a company of your choice according to students’ ECCEDU's test results.

Internships are always under the close supervision and guidance of senior company representatives, who look after students, coach them and help them grow - for this reason each company doesn’t take on more than 1 or 2 students.

During their internships, students get assigned personalized tasks, designed to fit their personal and professional interests. Their internship work also typically includes the practical side of office work, such as research, translations, the drafting of documents, the writing of memoranda, or attending meetings.

Upon Arrival to Dubai

Upon the arrival, we welcome the students at the Dubai Airport. After check-in at a hotel, our ECCEDU staff helps them to familiarize with the city and arrange basic needs for their stay. Our goal is to prepare and maintain a hospitable, friendly and welcoming environment for all our students, considering their personal needs.

Entertainment

Our team arranges various team-building events for the students throughout the lecture period of the program. We engage students in plenty of free time activities and introduce them to local culture in an entertaining way.

Graduation

An ECCEDU certificate is provided at the end of each Program during an informal awarding ceremony. In addition, the internship companies grant letters of recommendations or internship certificates during this occasion.

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