Master of Laws Degrees in Canada

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LLM

An LLM or Master of Laws degree is an academic degree, often sought by students with undergraduate law degrees who are looking to educate themselves more thoroughly in one specific area of law study. LLM programs are research-oriented and typically last for one year.

An LLM allows you to legally arbitrage tussles in any field of career specialization. A Master of Law gives wealth of knowledge, most people who graduate from this degree can specialize in any field of legal defense.

Canada is the best country to pursue your higher education if you are an interactive person. Almost every ethnic group is represented in Canada thus it's a multicultural society. Language barrier is not an issue to foreign students as Canada is considered the world's leader in language training.

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University of Manitoba
Campus Full time 1 - 3 years September 2017 Canada Winnipeg

A Robson Hall education is a passport to accomplish ground breaking legal work anywhere in the world. For over 100 years, Robson Hall Faculty of Law has been renowned for its dynamic and interdisciplinary approach to the study of law. As the only law school in Manitoba, Robson Hall enjoys a strong, exclusive relationship with practicing lawyers and judges in the community who teach and mentor students throughout their studies. Robson Hall offers an exceptional education paired with supports and opportunities to build a successful legal career. [+]

LLM Programs in Canada 2017. A Robson Hall education is a passport to accomplish ground breaking legal work anywhere in the world. For over 100 years, Robson Hall Faculty of Law has been renowned for its dynamic and interdisciplinary approach to the study of law. As the only law school in Manitoba, Robson Hall enjoys a strong, exclusive relationship with practicing lawyers and judges in the community who teach and mentor students throughout their studies. Robson Hall offers an exceptional education paired with supports and opportunities to build a successful legal career. Degree options J.D. Juris Doctor - 3 years LL.M. Master of Law - 1 years Interesting courses The Art of the Deal Popular Culture and the Law Aboriginal Law & Policy Unique opportunities Robson Hall Students participate in moot courts and mock trials. They work in legal clinics and represent real clients and shadow judges in their courtrooms and chamber. They also compete in national and international advocacy and negotiation competitions. Professional opportunities Lawyer Arbitrator/Mediator Business Advisor Judge Politician Professor Sports agent What is unique about this program at the U of M? The J.D. degree gives students a strong foundation of doctrinal courses. These mandatory/core course requirements graduate students who emerge well equipped and prepared to enter the legal profession. From the foundational courses students can move into legal specialities, including: Aboriginal Law & Policy, Business Law and Human Rights. Additionally there are many opportunities for clinical or hands-on learning. Further, Robson Hall is renowned for our... [-]

Diploma Legal Administrative Assistant

CDI College
Campus Full time 100 hours September 2017 Canada Manitoba Vancouver Montreal Longueuil Victoria + 4 more

This program - Legal Administrative Assistant Program is very intensive and covers many aspects of the legal profession. Students will not only enhance their keyboarding and transcription skills. [+]

This program - Legal Administrative Assistant Program is very intensive and covers many aspects of the legal profession. Students will not only enhance their keyboarding and transcription skills, but will also receive hands-on training in the two major word processing programs. Students will learn the proper procedures and terminology used in the legal system. Subject areas will include wills and estates, real estate, corporate and commercial law, civil litigation, and family law.

Career Opportunities

A career in the legal profession is both prestigious and rewarding. As a legal administrative assistant, the graduate can be the vital link between the lawyer and the client. This program ⎯ in conjunction with strong interpersonal and communication skills, and a professional and self-confident attitude ⎯ prepares the graduate for a career in either a large legal organization or a small legal practice. Every office needs well-trained support staff....the challenges and opportunities are therefore endless once certified as a Legal Administrative Assistant... [-]


Legal Administrative Assistant Diploma

Vancouver Career College
Campus Full time 43 weeks September 2017 Canada Burnaby Vancouver Surrey Abbotsford Port Coquitlam Kelowna + 5 more

Legal Administrative Assistants, also know as Legal Secretaries, are among the highest paid in the office administration field. This program is very intensive and covers many aspects of the legal profession. [+]

Careers in the legal profession are high-status and rewarding. This program is suitable for those without secretarial training who are looking for an exciting career in the legal field.

 

Legal Administrative Assistants, also know as Legal Secretaries, are among the highest paid in the office administration field. This program is very intensive and covers many aspects of the legal profession. As a legal administrative assistant, the graduate is anindispensable member of the law office team and this program provides all the training necessary to be successful in this role. Graduates may choose to ladder into the Paralegal Diploma Program.

 

 

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Paralegal Diploma Program

Reeves College
Campus Full time 65 weeks September 2017 Canada Calgary

This Paralegal Diploma Program is suitable for those without secretarial training who are looking for an exciting career in the legal field. Paralegals, also know as Legal Assistants are well-paid and highly sought after. [+]

Careers in the legal profession are high-status and rewarding. This Paralegal Diploma Program is suitable for those without secretarial training who are looking for an exciting career in the legal field. Paralegals, also know as Legal Assistants are well-paid and highly sought after. This program is intensive and it covers both the office administration skills and the knowledge base required to work in the legal profession. As a Paralegal, the graduate is an indispensable member of the law office team and this program provides all the training necessary to be successful in this role.

 

 

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This program provides students with advanced keyboarding, transcription and computer skills (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Outlook) and trains students in the vital areas of business communication, customer service and employment. Legal subject areas include understanding the Canadian legal system, the court structure, legal rights, procedures and practices in a modern legal office, wills and estates, real estate and conveyancing, corporate and commercial law, civil litigation, family law, criminal law and evidence, business law, torts, contracts, insurance law, cash and collection procedures, legal research and interviewing and intellectual property law.... [-]


Legal Administrative Assistants

Reeves College
Campus Full time 43 weeks September 2017 Canada Calgary

Legal Administrative Assistants, also know as Legal Secretaries, are among the highest paid in the office administration field. This program is very intensive and covers many aspects of the legal profession. [+]

Careers in the legal profession are high-status and rewarding. This program is suitable for those without secretarial training who are looking for an exciting career in the legal field. Legal Administrative Assistants, also know as Legal Secretaries, areamong the highest paid in the office administration field. This program is very intensive and covers many aspects of the legal profession. As a legal administrative assistant, the graduate is anindispensable member of the law office team and this program provides all the training necessary to be successful in this role. Graduates may choose to ladder into the Paralegal Diploma Program.

 

 

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Paralegal Diploma Program

Vancouver Career College
Campus Full time 65 weeks September 2017 Canada Burnaby Vancouver Surrey Abbotsford Port Coquitlam Kelowna + 5 more

Become an integral part of a legal office by enrolling in Vancouver Career College's Paralegal diploma program. Paralegals are well respected and well paid members of a legal ... [+]

Become an integral part of a legal office by enrolling in Vancouver Career College's Paralegal diploma program. Paralegals are well respected and well paid members of a legal team.

 

The Paralegal diploma program at Vancouver Career College trains you to enter the challenging and fascinating world of law. The program combines administrative skills with extensive legal training. Students receive an Internet and core computing certification and study advanced keyboarding and business communications, as well as other day-to-day administrative tasks. The intensive program introduces students to the Canadian court system and covers all aspects of the law, including family law, corporate law, real estate, criminal law, and litigation. Students also learn the procedures for legal documentation and handling evidence. The 65-week program culminates in a five-week internship where students will work in a law office. Graduates are ready to enter the legal world working as a Paralegal in settings such as private law firms, corporate firms, or government offices.   ... [-]