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Who is LEA for?

LEA is primarily designed for law firms to be a quick, reliable, convenient, and affordable way to test the Legal English skills of job applicants and existing staff. It is also an ideal test for lawyers who need a quick diagnostic test of their current level of Legal English.
Lawyers and legal support staff who use English regularly in their work in an international, commercial law context.

What does LEA test?

LEA tests the full range of communication skills required by legal practitioners: reading, listening, writing and speaking. The test is based on realistic tasks of the kind legal practitioners face on a daily basis. LEA is set at an advanced level of the Council of Europe’s assessment (CEFR) scale for modern languages.

How long does LEA take to complete?

Approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes.

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