On-demand education in the latest in-house legal innovations

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“What a great resource, wish I'd had it when I started in house!”

Nick Galloway, Regional Counsel, PPG

“This course has been so helpful for my career and knowledge in this space. It has been directly applicable to my work. It provides such a useful insight into Legal Operations, offers practical tips that save time, and the live Q&A sessions are helpful too. If you're a legal professional looking to level up, this course is a must.”

Natassia Fox Papierowski, Legal Operations Manager, Databricks

“It identified and articulated the challenges in house teams face in simple and easy to understand ways. It suggested useful and simple tools to address the issues. I thought it was great and really useful.”

Clementine Smith, GC, Powershop

“I thought the video quality and presentation was excellent and really sophisticated and I also really liked the two-sided perspectives, being both that of the internal business client and the inhouse legal team. This is really well personalised and also very slick in the presentation. I think it will have a lot of take up amongst the inhouse community.”

Matthew Hocking, Victorian Government Solicitor

“I was really impressed. Some great content and I got a lot of out of it. ”

Ainslie Lynch, Chief Legal Counsel and Company Secretary, Coates

“Clear articulation of the issues. The cheat sheet to sum up the modules was also very useful.”

Adrian Goss, GC, Bauer Media Audio & Publishing UK

“Really good. Logical presentation & easy to follow.”

Matthew Gardner, Senior Legal Counsel, Technology, ASX

“Clear identification of the issues involved and practical solutions offered. Good communication of core issues and explanation of solutions.”

James Rodda, Lawyer (IP, Tech and Regulatory), Thomson Geer

“The content was very engaging and practical. I also liked that the videos were short and straight to the point. The cheat sheet was great. I found it really interesting and useful.”

Christine Zhong, Paralegal & Advisory Board Member, Centre for Legal Innovation

“A fantastic resource full of practical tips. Excellent quality of recording and layout/format. Very easy to navigate the platform. Love the cheat sheet! Pace of the modules and speaking is great. Also, the length of each module part was very good and easy to digest and pause and come back to it later.”

Sylvia Hands, GC & Board Member, Association of Corporate Counsel (Vic)

Frequently asked questions

  • Who is this course for?

    Front Foot Academy is for in-house lawyers who want to know how to use legal operations to save time, improve client relationships and advance their career.

  • How long does it take to complete the course?

    Each of the 10 modules runs for 30 - 60 minutes. You can progress these at your own pace over the time period of time for which you have access to the course materials (1 month for single modules and 6 months for bundles).

  • Do I earn CLE/CPD points?

    Yes, you can earn CLE/CPD points as per the applicable requirements of your jurisdiction

  • What is the Front Foot Academy Community?

    This is the online community and forum accessible by those registered in one of the complete course bundles ('Main Course' and 'Main Course with one-on-one Mentoring')

  • What are the ‘cheat sheets’?

    Each module comes with a downloadable 1-2 page summary (‘cheat sheet’) of the key points covered for future reference, along with copies of the course materials.

  • What certification will I receive?

    Participants who complete a single module or the whole course will receive a corresponding certification which can be added to their CV and LinkedIn profile.

  • How are the live Q&A sessions run?

    The live Q&A sessions are monthly, 30-minute hosted online by David Curtain, creator of Front Foot Academy

  • How are the 1-on-1 and group mentoring sessions run?

    These are 1-hour meetings, hosted online by David Curtain, creator of Front Foot Academy

  • How are international payments processed?

    All orders are processed in United States dollars (USD) using Stripe. While the content of your cart will usually be displayed in your local currency, you will checkout using USD at the current exchange rate.