Coaching & Mentoring

Training and retraining your team in clear legal writing is the surest way to keep them up to date with global best practices.

Continuing Professional Development

Legal-writing consulting and training are our contributions to continuing professional development among lawyers and nonlawyers.

Consulting

We prepare, edit, and review books and articles, briefs and litigation documents,  transactional documents, judicial drafts, and legislation and legislative bills.

Alumni

We have trained delegates from some of Nigeria’s leading corporate bodies, law firms, and public agencies. Our Alumni keeps growing.

The Write House in Numbers

Since 2012, we have been a polishing school for lawyers, law students, judges, and other members of the legal community. Beyond the numbers, be part of our vision to be at the forefront of a client-centred and service-oriented legal community through clarity in communication and writing. 

The Write House is the acknowledged authority in Africa on legal-writing curriculum and pedagogy.
Past participants at our legal-writing training programs have been scoring The Write House an average of 90% in every workshop we organize.
Trained delegates from 144 organizations including law firms, companies, courts, and public agencies in Nigeria
We are enhancing the careers of over 260 members of our growing alumni community and providing free classes to over 1000 lawyers and nonlawyers in our online Legal Writing Classrooms.

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Learned Writing: Sense & Nonsense, 26-28 Oct 2016, Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos

Good writing is the most critical and yet the rarest skill in law. Listen to Bryan Garner: “Writing is one of the two great skills that will advance your career in law. (The other is people skills.) If you can write well, you must necessarily do other things well: analyze cogently, organize logically, distill accurately, […]

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Jun
Briefwriting Masterclass, 14-16 Dec 2016, Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos

“A brief should be luminous, not voluminous.”- Irvin Taylor Research and write persuasive briefs, submissions, and written addresses. Filter your persuasive-writing prowess through the alembic of The Write House’s astounding and outstanding pedagogy. Then you can implement writing that captures judicial imagination. When you write as we teach, the judiciary will fall in love with […]

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Judicial Writing: A Benchmark for the Bench, 30 Nov-2 Dec 2016, Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos

To validate their institutional continuance as a branch of government, judges and magistrates must make sound decisions. They must also articulate and express those decisions efficiently and comprehensibly. This course demonstrates how to attain mastery in judicial writing. The program will help judges, magistrates, arbitrators, and other decision-writers master the art and science of judicial […]

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Judicial Writing: A Benchmark for the Bench, 5-7 July 2017, Sheraton Hotel, Ikeja Lagos.

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