Getsadze & Pateishvili Supporting Legal education

08 April 2010

On April 7, 2010 Partnership agreement was signed between Getsadze & Pateishvili and Caucasus University, launching Legal Clinic Program.

The program is established on the basis of Getsadze & Pateishvili Law Office and is a practical course for the students of Caucasus University, Caucasus School of Law, which aims to involve the students of the School of Law in practical activities and to equip them with relevant professional skills.

The program is divided into two main parts: 1. Preparatory period, which consists of 3 months online learning; 2. Intensive practical teaching, consisting of 3 months of practical course.

During this program, students will have a chance to be directly involved in a number of activities.

The program covers the following practical issues: Professional ethics; Interviewing and consulting the client; Preparation of various legal documents; Professional skills of the lawyer; Representation in the court.

The Program will start its activity from September, 2010.

Soon undergraduate bachelor students and the students of master’s program of the School of Law will be able to register online on Legal Clinic Program choosing desired legal field and schedule.