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The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a Middle Eastern federation formed in December 1971 of seven emirates: Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah, and Umm al-Quwain. The economic boom in the Gulf has led to Dubai becoming the main hub for international law firms operating in the region.


International Lawyers' Training Programme (ILTP)


The Law Society's ILTP provides quality CPD accredited courses delivered by leading international trainers to qualified lawyers from all jurisdictions.

New courses announced for Dubai, Kazakhstan and Nigiera.

In these interactive sessions you will explore theory and international best practice through practical exercises, case studies and discussion.

Legal Department of telecommunications service provider 'du' secures top accolade from the Law Society

The Legal Department of the UAE's integrated telecommunications service provider, du, has become the first organisation in the UAE to be awarded with the prestigious Lexcel quality standard by the Law Society of England and Wales.

Register now for corporate law training in Dubai

The Law Society's International Lawyers' Training Programme will be taking place at the DIFC Centre of Excellence, Dubai, on 4 and 5 December 2013. 

Courses are CPD accredited with the Solicitors Regulatory Authority and open to lawyers qualified in any jurisdiction.

Lexcel practice management accreditation: find out how your firm can benefit at our Dubai and Dublin seminars

Lexcel is the only legal-focused management accreditation mark (PDF) available and is suitable for all sizes and types of practice globally.