Alan Simmons

Alan Simmons LLB (Hons) in Law with French LLM, RSA CETEFLA. Alan is a highly experienced trainer of legal English who has been working with international lawyers across the globe for over 20 years to enhance their skills at drafting concise and watertight clauses in the English language. He qualified as a solicitor in England and has passed the New York Bar with a view to becoming a US qualified lawyer. He studied law in the UK, Strasbourg and the European University in Florence and then went on to train as a solicitor in an international law firm and practised in commercial law in law firms in London. He has used this experience to successfully train legal staff from junior counsel to judges in all elements of international commercial law across the world. Alan is a dynamic trainer and applies a highly interactive style to ensure complete understanding and an enjoyable learning experience.

  • Next: 5-7 Feb 2024 Live online
  • Also: 14-16 May 2024 Live online
  • Also: 12-14 Nov 2024 Live online

Drafting International Commercial Agreements in English

Live online

The complete guide to drafting and negotiating clear and concise commercial agreements in English. Presented by an expert linguist with extensive experience in commercial law.

  • 18 CPD hours Focused
  • Presented by Alan Simmons
  • Next: 5-8 Aug 2024 Classroom

Drafting International Commercial Agreements in English - Summer School

Summer school


This course will enable you to draft with confidence clauses from international commercial agreements and legal correspondence. It will also give you a greater understanding of legal vocabulary and aspects of English contract law.

  • 24 CPD hours Intensive
  • Presented by Alan Simmons