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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May
Learned Writing: Sense & Nonsense, 6–8 Dec 2017, Sheraton Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos

Of all those arts in which the wise excel Nature’s chief masterpiece is writing well Write your way to the top 1% of the learned intelligentsia. 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, […]

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May
Brief-Writing Masterclass, 2–4 Aug 2017, Golden Tulip Port Harcourt

“The secret ambition of every brief should be to spare the judge the necessity of engaging in any work, mental or physical.” Mortimer Levitan. Brief-Writing Masterclass blends law, linguistics, logic, psychology, rhetoric, and semantics to produce an unparalleled curriculum of persuasive advocacy. Brief-Writing Masterclass is a challenging, intensive, and interactive 3-day workshop with exercises, group tasks, and expert guidance. […]

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Brief-Writing Masterclass, 3–5 May 2017, Sheraton Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos

“A carefully prepared, carefully stated, lawyer-like written argument is a work of art and a joy forever.” (E. Barrett Prettyman) Brief-Writing Masterclass teaches advocates to write persuasive briefs, submissions, and written addresses. This course can show you how to wow any judicial audience with logic and clear thought. Filter your persuasive-writing prowess through the alembic […]

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Brief-Writing Masterclass, 2-4 August 2017, Golden Tulip, Port Harcourt

Learned Writing: Sense & Nonsense, 6-8 December 2017, Sheraton Hotel, Ikeja Lagos

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