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  • Lawyer : job description

    • The lawyer works directly with the notary in all important stages of life of individuals or professionals.

    • It is a legal technician who collects the necessary administrative documents, participates in the preparation of deeds, and accompanies the notaire or lawyer confirmed case tracking.

    • He is in contact with customers for files entrusted to him.

    • The profession offers opportunities for professional development through further training which, added to the experience, access to a legal officer confirmed.

  • Educate yourself about lawyer profession

    • The holder of a Bachelor's degree (general, technological or vocational) or Baccalaureate level (file selection) will be formed by way of school two years of preparation at the Institut des métiers du notariat or in a public or private high school in contract, including an unpaid internship of 3 months in a notaire office.
      This training leads to examinations organized by the education authority. Courses follow the school calendar.

    • He can then sit the examination of higher technician certificate notary (BTS Notariat) issued by the Ministry of Education.

    • The holder of a BTS Notariat (or bac + 2 in a training area compatible with that of the professional license "métiers du notariat") will follow a university training of one year in law schools authorized for that purpose which includes a mentored internship at a notaire office.
      This degree is then used to access the preparation of the diploma of the Institut des métiers du notariat.

    • To exercise, the future lawyer must obtain a professional license "métiers du notariat" issued by the University.