Paris, France

Courses on Civil Law

when 3 July 2023 - 21 July 2023
language English
duration 3 weeks
fee EUR 1750

An international legal event taking place this summer in Paris, from 3 to 21 July 2023, will bring together many students and legal practitioners from all around the world.

The richness of our Summer School lies in the quality of the education, provided in the prestigious University Panthéon-Assas (Paris II), as well as in the diversity of the legal cultures that are represented.

We are particularly excited by the international dimension of this event, from the participants to the promotion of different legal cultures, offering many opportunities to meet and discuss with others.

One mandatory course: The Civil Law Systems: A Comparative Perspective

And three optional courses, to be chosen from the following five:

-European and International Contract Law
-Settlement of International Disputes
-Digital Law Protection of Personal Data
-Environmental Law
-Constitutional Law and Fundamental Rights & Freedoms

If successful at the final examination, participants will be awarded a Training Certificate in Civil Law from the University Panthéon-Assas (Paris II).

The Foundation will also organize meetings with leading French legal industry members, including lawyers, notaries, bailiffs, commercial
court clerks and company lawyers, as well as a cultural program of visits to the best French legal institutions such as the Conseil Constitutionnel, the Sénat, the Assemblée Nationale, the Tribunal de Commerce, the Conseil d’État etc.

Course leader

Civil Law Foundation
University Paris II Panthéon-Assas

Target group

The courses are available in three different languages: French, English and Spanish. A good level of skill will be required for your chosen language.

The Summer School targets people (students, legal practitioners, etc.) who have already graduated from a three-year legal course.

Course aim

Our ambition is to provide all participants a body of knowledge in civil law, its evolution and its influence on the legal and economic models currently under construction in the world.

Fee info

EUR 1750: 1 750 € with accommodation in Paris from July 2 to 29, 2023

An additionnal week free after the course for you to discover Paris.
EUR 650: 650 € without accommodation


Scholarships can be exceptionally granted on justified request.