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Law Firm Practice Areas
Course Presenters and Speakers
What do Corporate Lawyers actually do? (66:23)
Finance - Capital Markets
What do Capital Market Lawyers actually do? (66:14)
Finance - Structured Finance
What do Structured Finance Lawyers actually do? (61:37)
What do Technology Lawyers actually do? (53:06)
Emerging Companies and Venture Capital (19:51)
The Lifecycle Of A Trainee
The Lifecycle of a Trainee - Preparing for your Training Contract (55:39)
Sitting in Corporate M&A, Advice for your First Seat, and International Secondments (55:39)
Advice for Candidates in their Training Contract Journey (12:33)
Finance - Project Finance
What is Project Finance?
How Do Lenders Get Repaid by the Project?
Project Finance History
Who are the Key Players in Project Finance?
What is the Project Finance Timeline?
Why Do Project Finance as an Investor?
Finance - Financial Crime
Money Laundering - and the Role of Law Firms
Ponzi Schemes - and the Role of Law Firms
Insider Trading - and the Role of Law Firms
Rogue Trading - and the Role of Law Firms
Sanctions - and the Role of Law Firms
White Collar Crime Litigation - Some Procedural Elements
Tax Evasion versus Tax Avoidance
How Are Taxes Actually Paid?
How Are These Taxes Charged?
Taxes, Duties and Tariffs
What Are The Major Taxes In The UK?
Capital Gains Tax
Inheritance Tax UK
Value Added Tax
Base Erosion Profit Shifting (BEPS)
Real Estate Investing
Why Invest In Real Estate?
Income Provision and Inflation Protection
Why Does The Return On Equity Matter?
How To Invest In Real Estate?
Real Estate Investment Trusts
Real Estate Crowdfunding
What Is Insurance?
A Classic Insurance Example
Systemic Risk - Why COVID Is A Problem?
Moral Hazard and Adverse Selection
Types of Insurance
How Do Insurance Companies Get Paid and Where Do Insurers Invest?
What is a pension?
How does the pension get paid for?
Types of Pensions
Defined Benefit Pensions
Defined Contribution Pensions
How Do Pension Funds Invest?
What is International Arbitration?
Will They Get Their Money? The New York Convention
Why is International Arbitration Relevant to Candidates?
Advantages and Disadvantages of International Arbitration?
Typical Steps in International Arbitration
Common Litigation Themes
The Steps in an Arbitration (Continued)
The Seat of the Arbitration
Major Arbitration Centres
Ad Hoc Arbitration
Types of International Arbitration
International Arbitration - Theoretical Example
Case Study Application & Conclusion
Insolvency and Debt Restructuring in the News
What is Insolvency?
Overview of Insolvency
Cash Flow Insolvency
Balance Sheet Insolvency
The Different Types of Insolvency
Company Voluntary Agreements
Debt Restructuring Example
Bonds and Debt Restructuring
Sovereign Debt Restructuring
Sectors Impacted by Debt Restructuring and Insolvency
How Do Law Firms Get Involved in Insolvency and Restructuring Work?
What Sort of Restructuring and Insolvency Work Might Trainees/Junior Lawyers Be Involved In?
Tips for Candidates
Defined Benefit Pensions
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