Postgraduate (1-2 years part-time)
This course will next be running in September 2018.
Qualify as a Chartered Legal Executive Lawyer while studying part-time*. Develop your career as a judge, advocate, coroner or partner in a law firm.
If you were awarded a qualifying law degree or Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) in the last seven years, this CILEx Graduate Fast-track Diploma will allow you to qualify as a Chartered Legal Executive Lawyer and a CILEx Fellow.
As a Chartered Legal Executive Lawyer you'll be able to develop your career as a judge, advocate, coroner or a partner in a law firm.
To gain this CILEx Graduate Fast-track Diploma qualification, you'll need to complete two practice units and one professional skills unit:
You'll need to register with CILEx as an Associate Member in order to join this course, which will cost £185 (annual subscription) together with a one-off registration fee of £40 (non-refundable). You will also need to obtain exemption from CILEx for your Qualifying Law Degree, for which a one-off fee of £200 is payable to CILEx. Exam costs are not included and will be payable directly to CILEx when registering for examinations. As an Associate Member, you'll be entitled to use the designatory letters ACILEx after your name.
This course is likely to be eligible for employer funding and may be eligible for a Professional Career Development Loan (PCDL), available from Co-op and Barclays banks.
NB: to become a CILEx Fellow you'll also need to complete three years' qualifying employment. Specific details may be found on the CILEx website.
*To complete the Diploma in one year you'll need to attend classes on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. However, you can also choose to study one day a week and complete the course in just under two years.
Course leader: Michelle McCanna.
Please note that CILEx will decide on possible exemptions related to your previous studies, not Anglia Ruskin University. Please read the CILEx exemptions table and contact CILEx directly to see what exemptions you might qualify for.
For new and existing member enquiries phone +44 (0)1234 845777 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For student, study and exam enquiries phone +44 (0)1234 845727 or email email@example.com.
If you've been awarded a qualifying law degree or Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) in the last seven years, and would like to qualify as a Chartered Legal Executive Lawyer and CILEx Fellow, this diploma will be of interest to you.
To find out more about any of the subject qualifications, email Michelle McCanna or call her on 01245 683813.
Anglia Law School is a community of over 800 students spread across Anglia Ruskin’s Cambridge and Chelmsford campuses. Our teaching staff is made up of both practising legal professionals and research-active academics, so our students get invaluable guidance for their careers as well as the latest theories and case studies. We train the lawyers and legal advisers of the future across a broad range of disciplines, which will open doors for you in areas beyond legal practice too.
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