Courses

The courses are compulsory and non-compulsory at the School of Advocates of RA. The compulsory lessons are assessed by points and non-compulsory lessons are not assessed by points. The participation in non-compulsory classes is mandatory. The absences from these courses are registered in general order and cause consequences envisaged by the legal acts regulating the Learning Process.

The following subjects are taught at the School of Advocates of RA:

Criminal Law Specialization

COMPULSORY COURSES

1. Participation of the advocate in pre-trial criminal proceedings

2. Procedures on discussing choosing restraint (detention) as preventive measure in the Court of First Instance and the appeal of judicial act

3. Judicial control over pre-trial proceedings

4. Evidence and evidence proving process in criminal proceedings

5. Implementation of expertise, its types and eligibility of the advocate during the latter

6. Peculiarities and types of interrogation

7. Operative-investigative activity, evidence

8. Circumstances excluding criminal offense

 9. Issue of crime qualification

10. Private charge proceedings

11. Participation of the advocate in the court examination phase

12. Legal writing and analysis

13. Legal regulation and ethics of advocacy activity

14. Juvenile justice

15. Pecularities of examination of military cases

16. Fair trial, freedom and personal privacy under the light of ECHR

17. Peculiarities of imposing punishment in judicial practice

18. Practical skills on making Cassation and Appeal complaints

19. Examination of individual application proceedings in the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Armenia

 20. Practical skills of filing a petition to the ECHR

NON-COMPULSORY COURSES

21. Peculiarities of law office management

22. Effective communication skills

23. Stress and time management

24. Law electronic resources

25. Penitentiary phase peculiarities

26. Ethics of judges and prosecutors

27. Anticorruption mechanism, current issues

28. Legal regulation in corporate relationships

29. Protection on tax crime cases.

 

Civil (Administrative) Law specialization

COMPULSORY COURSES

1. Representation in civil litigation

2. Skills on making judicial documents

3. Evidence and evidence proving process in the civil litigation

4. Complaint in civil litigation (practical skills)

5. Special proceedings cases

6. Legal writing and analysis

7. Legal regulation and ethics of advocacy activity

8. Representation in administrative litigation

9. Representation on bankruptcy cases

10. Examination of individual application proceedings in the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Armenia

11. Representation of labor disputes

12. Representation of the disputes arising out of marriage and family relations

13. Representation on invalidity of transactions and disputes regarding the results of the latter

14. Representation of inheritance relationship

 15. Representation in administrative proceedings

16. Practical suggestions on disputes arising out of obligations

17. Disputes on ownership right protection: housing and land disputes

18. Representation on cases on administrative offense arising out of the use of means of transportation

19. Practical skills of filing a petition to the ECHR

20. Practical skills of legal accompaniment of legal entities.

NON-COMPULSORY COURSES

21. Peculiarities of law office management

22. Effective communication skills

23. Stress and time management

24. Law electronic resources

25. Representation in arbitrage, international arbitrage. Mediation

26. Ethics of judges

27. Anticorruption mechanism, current issues

28. Representation of disputes arising out of tax violation