How to Advise and Interview Legal Clients with Confidence

 
How do you feel when a new client makes an appointment for an interview?
 
If you're feeling...
Unprepared and worried that you could say something wrong…
Nervous that they might leave confused…
That you could forget all the Legal English vocabulary you’ve already learned!
 
In today’s new video, I will walk you through the different stages of a client interview and advising practices like:
Opening the conversation and greeting them
Listening and asking questions
Advising
And how to conclude your first interview with the client
 
Watch the new video here and I'd love to hear how you prepare for client interviews:
 
Looking for more tips on achieving legal English fluency? I'm hosting my FREE webinar on October 7th & 8th on '3 pasos para ganar fluidez en inglés jurídico'!
 
Register for the webinar here: https://www.ebeacademy.org/webinar
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Vicarious Liability - WM Morrison Supermarkets Plc (Morrisons) v. Various Claimants

 

In today’s video, we are going to talk about vicarious liability and look at the case study of WM Morrison Supermarkets Plc (Morrisons) v. Various Claimants [2020]. 

The decision of the Supreme Court in this case is a very important one. 
The decision builds on previous case law to provide further guidance as to what should be considered within the ordinary course of employment. It ensures businesses will not be liable for acts of their employees that are wholly outside their authorized remit.

Links mentioned in this video: 
>> Vocabulary List
>> Judgment
>> Press summary (a great resource to enhance your understanding of the case)

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Five Mistakes Even Smart Lawyers Make (and how to avoid them)

 

Today we are going to talk about Five Mistakes Even Smart Lawyers Make (and how to avoid them). We will cover mistakes like prepositions, phrasal verbs, collocations, verb patterns and more.

Let's watch it together!! 

Also,  don't forget to download the presentation at this link

P.S. If you are more of a reading person - don't worry! Check out my article on Linkedin. 

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LinkedIn Profile for Lawyers: Part 1

 

In this video, I share some great Tips and Tricks to attract your ideal clients through your LinkedIn profile. I teach you step-by-step how to fill out each section of your LinkedIn profile so that it stands out from the competition

Also,  don't forget to download this completely free worksheet, with exercises that will be very useful for polishing your writing skills. 

P.S. If you are more of a reading person - don't worry! Check out my article on Linkedin. 

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