Legally Engaged is committed to providing accessible, downright and honest advice on the legal profession in Nigeria. Accordingly, the Legally Engaged Mentorship Programme (LEMP), an invite-only mentorship programme is aimed at connecting law students and young lawyers with successful legal practitioners who can provide them with information and guidance on a one-on-one basis.

Objectives

The mentorship programme seeks to accomplish the following:

  • provide insight into the legal profession through interaction with successful lawyers.
  • provide a lawyer’s perspective on applying theoretical concepts to real-life situations.
  • help young lawyers familiarize themselves with corporate and legal practice.
  • provide mentees with answers to questions about university, law school, further education and the legal profession in general.
  • promote the value of networking and develop meaningful professional relationships.
  • prepare law students and young lawyers for transition into practice.

Please click here to view profiles of our mentors.

Kindly note that applications ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED.

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