Legal Professionals

Legal Professionals

ILPA has a vast legal resource platform with quarterly legal town halls, an active Legal Advisory Council (LAC) and the ILPA LCON - our annual conference dedicated to legal roles. Plus, the ILPA Institute's Legal Documents program from our "intensive" series of classes is the most in-demand program in our catalogue and combines faculty-led lecture with hands-on training and group work and the valuable opportunity to network and thought-share with limited partners from across the ILPA membership. Details on your suggested training journey are below:

As your first step with the ILPA Institute, register for the Private Equity for the Limited Partner program - the ILPA Institute's premier "comprehensive" class designed for those looking to learn about the history of PE, manager economics, diligence, legal structures, benchmarking/monitoring and accounting/reporting from an investment perspective. More information on the upcoming schedule and registration can be found here.

The Legal Documents program is one of the ILPA Institute's most in-demand classes with deliveries scheduled across the globe. This program thoroughly examines LPAs and other key documentation and participants have the opportunity to “out it all together” with a live negotiation exercise. Led by faculty from DLA Piper, this program provides ample networking opportunities with our faculty and your legal team and investment team peers from within the ILPA membership. The full schedule and details can be found here.


The ILPA Institute's Communicating with Influence for the Limited Partner program is designed for all LPs, regardless of your role. This interactive program is designed to deepen your communication skills with general partners, relationships with internal stakeholders, consultants and trustees. Every decision and strategy in private equity are made through having essential conversations and this course will provide you with the skills to effectively communicate and help you grow your influence in your role. This live program is offered virtually and in-person throughout the year. More details can be found here.

Register for the ILPA annual Private Equity Legal Conference (LCON) - the only conference that unites LP legal professionals across the variety of LP institutions and offers a selection of high-quality educational workshops and collaborative roundtable discussions and the opportunity to connect with and learn alongside other LPs. You can view the 2023 agenda here.

Keep your knowledge of the private markets current with the ILPA Webcast series and quarterly Legal Town Halls. Monthly one-hour webcasts provide you with training and updates on issues top-of-mind to LPs, from investing best practices, legal and regulatory updates and expert panels with top industry peers, these events are free to attend to ILPA members and are a great opportunity to stay engaged and connected. You can view the current calendar of events here.