Practical legal design thinking training for legal teams

Do you want to help your legal team change the way they think and work? And create a happier team mindset fostering innovation, working smarter, not harder? Want to grow your client base through engaging and empowering your clients?

We can help!

The Lawyers Design School is future-proofing the lawyers of today by creating the lawyers of tomorrow, through practical legal design thinking training.

Building on existing skills we empower your lawyers to do law differently, paving the way for a forward-thinking, sustainable legal system, where people come first.

The best way to learn legal design is to do it. We specialise in hands-on, usable training ready for roll out in the workplace.

Lawyers Design School legal design training for lawyers

Start legal design workshop

Your easy start to learning legal design

  • A 3-hour online or in-person workshop full of practical learning and tools your team can start using right away
  • If your team is ready to embrace a new way of performing legal work this workshop is for you

Ready to revolutionise your legal team and your legal work?

What you’ll learn

  • What is legal design and its benefits
  • How to apply legal design in your own work

Course modules

  • Intro to legal design
  • How to use legal design in legal work
  • How to create a customer journey map and why it’s important
  • How to visualise legal content to deliver better service

We provide an easy, doable start to your culture shift. A new way of doing law where human driven solutions mean satisfied clients and engaged lawyers


Legal contract design bootcamp

Legal contracts your clients can understand

Contract design is more than plain English writing – and it will give you new skills for a lifetime

What you’ll learn

  • How to design user-friendly language
  • How to transform your legal content through empathy and visualisations

Course modules

  • Intro to user-friendly language
  • How to redesign legal text
  • Intro to visualisations
  • How to visualise legal content

The future is not about technology, it’s about people


Future thinking for lawyers

New ideas shaping the future of your legal team, your firm and the law

  • A 3-hour online or in-person workshop applying the Finnish Innovation Fund future thinking method, adapted for lawyers
  • A revolutionary approach to strategy making for lawyers and legal teams

Create sustainable, inspired and agreed on plans for the future of your legal team.

what you’ll learn

  • How to challenge your assumptions about future law
  • How to imagine preferred futures and discuss them
  • How to identify ways to have an impact

when to use

  • In your vision and strategy work
  • To inspire creativity
  • Learn what your colleagues think
  • Gain agreement on a vision for the future

A beautiful by-product of legal design thinking is happier and more motivated lawyers


Double diamond design sprint for lawyers

Learn legal design using your own design challenge – a legal design sprint

  • We’ll teach the skills and facilitate this interactive learning experience, ready for workplace implementation
  • A 3-hour online or in-person workshop where your team learn legal design using a real-life scenario from the workplace

Ready for a usable, reality-based legal design sprint?

What you’ll learn

  • How to apply legal design thinking to your own design challenge

Course modules

  • Different phases of a design process from discovery, define, ideate to build
  • Go!

Legal design thinking is innovative, vibrant and collaborative. No longer the stuffy suits in the legal unit, it’s new mindsets, new skills and a new culture in your lawyers.
It is the future of law (and happy lawyers)


Sustainability and legal design sprint

Your easy start to learning legal design

  • A 3-hour online or in-person workshop full of practical learning and tools your team can start using right away
  • If your team is ready to embrace a new way of performing legal work this workshop is for you

Ready to revolutionise your legal team and your legal work?

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what you’ll learn

  • How to apply legal design to your sustainability project

Course modules

  • Your “why”
  • Define and understand the problem
  • Crystallise your idea
  • Create prototypes
  • Build to launch and measure the impact

It’s time to jump off the traditional treadmill of lawyering

Legal design gives lawyers the methods to change their future, to survive and stay relevant in the highly competitive, changing environment. Most of all it offers lawyers the ability to be successful in their legal life, on their terms. To have meaningful work, using skills and tools enabling them to work smarter, not harder. Sadly, they don’t teach any of this at law school.

Not Sure If You’re Ready?

If you’re wondering if now’s the right time for your team to start learning legal design, then ask yourself this question. Is it better to stay on the traditional treadmill of lawyering, where burnout, dissatisfied clients and long hours are a daily occurrence or spend 15 minutes on the phone and see if we have what you are looking for? The sooner you book a discovery call, the sooner you can make your decision.

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