This mini-course provides a broad overview of Banking & Finance law practice. It explores -

  • an overview of Banking & Finance
  • typical projects and transactions in Banking & Finance
  • typical tasks assigned to junior associates in the Banking & Finance team of a law firm
  • how to break into the Banking & Finance space as a student or young lawyer.

The course is ideal for students or lawyers looking to explore other areas of legal practice.

Please note that this course provides an overview of Banking & Finance Law in practice for beginners. For in-depth Finance courses, please check out our course list.

Course Curriculum

Modupe Dabiri

Dupe is a Senior Associate in the Finance and Energy & Projects practice groups of Templars.

She has an LLB from the University of Lagos and graduated with a second class upper division from the Nigerian law school.

She has extensive experience advising a broad range of clients including project sponsors, corporates, banks, funds and other financial institutions on diverse transactions including project and structured finance, energy and other infrastructure projects, corporate restructuring and insolvency, mergers & acquisitions, concessions, and Islamic finance.

She was most recently a Visiting Associate in the Projects and Corporate teams at the London offices of Latham & Watkins LLP, in line with Templars’ philosophy of supporting secondments and internships for its lawyers.

Frequently Asked Questions

How and when will I gain access to the course?

Once payment has been made, you will be enrolled in the course. Where the course has commenced or is open, you will be enrolled within 48 hours of payment. If the course is advertised to begin at a later date, you will receive access to the course on the day the course opens for viewing.

You will be notified by email (if you have opted to receive emails) of your enrollment or you can simply visit https://academy.legallyengaged.com.ng/courses/enrolled/ to view courses that you are currently enrolled in.

How do I contact technical support during this course?

For issues relating to payment or others, please send an email to [email protected]

Do I get a certificate for this course? 

There is no certificate attached to this course, being a mini-course.

What do I need to take this course?

This course simply requires an internet connection, a mobile device/ computer/tablet.


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