1 Professional Skills

Contract Design for Lawyers: Enhancing Clarity and Compliance

Verity White
Verity White
Legal Director Checklist Legal
1 CPD Point
1 hour


Interactive and Video Content
Self-Paced Completion
On-demand and on Any Device
Receive Certificate of Completion


Learn how to craft clearer, more powerful and legally compliant contracts that build trust with clients and stakeholders.

This course is specifically tailored for lawyers looking for strategies to improve their contract design. While traditional contracts can be unwieldy and confusing, this course will equip you to craft contracts which are clear, transparent and user friendly.

You will learn practical techniques for redesigning and simplifying your contracts to make them clearer, more powerful and compliant. You will also have the opportunity to work through a contract redesign exercise using an example from your own context – giving you a tangible takeaway for your next contract design project. 


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Published: January 2024

Key takeaways

  • Leverage contract design to improve legal compliance, build trust and reduce risk
  • Practical tools and strategies to simplify your contracts, step-by-step
  • Assess whether your contracts will benefit from automation
  • Apply the framework provided in the course to kickstart your own contract design project.

Meet the expert

Verity White
Verity White
Legal Director Checklist Legal

Verity White is an Accredited Specialist in Commercial Law and the Legal Director at Checklist Legal, a B Corp certified law firm, that specialises in human-centred contract operations.

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  1. 5.0/5
    Excellent Course
    This course is great, has easy-to-follow content, and is well presented with superior examples one can use in their practice.
  2. 5.0/5
    Excellent course, very clear
    The videos were easy to understand and the speaker was very clear.
  3. 5.0/5
    This is one of the best CPD courses I have done to date.
    Verity's presentation was enthusiastic and motivating and the topics covered will assist me when I am undertaking contract reviews. Well done Verity!