Welcome at the European Lawyers' Association


The ELA is an alumni organisation for lawyers who have participated in the European Young Lawyers' Scheme or the European Lawyers' Programme in London or Edinburgh.

The ELA aims to consolidate and expand the network established by the Scheme and the Programme and through that network to promote a greater mutual understanding of the legal systems of present and potential member countries, in order that members can provide a more comprehensive legal service. In particular, the Association seeks to continue, strengthen and improve the links with practitioners in the United Kingdom.

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Wednesday 10 September 2014

Call for Applicants - European Lawyers’ Programme 2015 – Edinburgh

Programme Date: 7 April until 26 June 2015

The European Lawyers’ Association (ELA)  is calling for applicants to apply for the European Lawyers’ Programme 2015 (hereafter ELP or Programme) consisting of a three months’ legal placement including an induction course in Scots law in Edinburgh, Scotland commencing on Tuesday 7 April 2015. The Programme is an (adapted) continuation of the British Council’s ‘European Young Lawyers Scheme’ which ran successfully for over 30 years. Further details can be found in the attached letter.

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