There is a large gap between the theoretical knowledge gained at university and the practical skills required in the workplace. In addition, the job market for candidate attorneys is saturated, coupled with a significant contraction in demand for candidate attorneys in 2021 due to the Covid-19 Pandemic and resultant economic decline, leaving prospective candidate attorneys unable to find placements within legal firms.

LexU is an unrivalled, dynamic practical legal training program created specifically for LLB graduates. This Augmented Articles package is limited to 18 – 25 LLB graduates per year in the Johannesburg / Pretoria area, and includes:

  • L.E.A.D-based training material in compliance
    with statutory requirements for admission;
  • All LPC registration and exam registration costs;
  • All exam preparation courses;
  • Additional training and fully supported study
  • Access to legal professionals operating from our
    Melrose Arch campus;
  • Membership to the Johannesburg Attorneys’
  • Membership to the Gauteng Attorneys’ Association;
  • Unlimited Wi-Fi and use of open plan work areas;
  • Complimentary tea, coffee and use of café area;
  • Secure environment with direct building access;
  • Use of Law Library.
Our program provides you with the industry leading practical and theoretical training required for board exams, as well as exclusive theoretical and practical exposure to several cutting edge areas of law (crypto currency, cannabis, and internet law).

LexU candidates may be registered for articles at any law firm. For candidates who do not have articles, LexU candidates are guaranteed placement for their articles with a leading law firm at commensurate remuneration levels for assigned daily hours.

Our “study at work” philosophy gives you the sought-after market leading skills, business administration, and practical work skills needed to excel in the board exams and in business and practice as an admitted attorney.

Our team consists of experienced attorneys, business leaders, university lecturers and information technologists, who are all at the forefront of their respective industries. LexU offers professional, alternative training solutions to traditional problems.
Monthly Tuition Fee: R11 750 incl. VAT (11 months per annum)

To apply, please send your CV, Academic Transcript and references to: Eileen@Lexu.co.za

2021 Admissions closing date Friday 30th October.

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