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What is TOLES?

TOLES (Test of Legal English Skills) is the only internationally recognized test to assess the level of English of legal professionals.
This two-hour test allows Lawyers and Law students to have a proven ability to deal with the normal routine of a Law office or Law school in English.


There are many good reasons to choose TOLES, including:

  • Have the necessary preparation to apply for a Law course in the UK and USA, or for a scholarship
  • Certify that you have a real knowledge of English in the legal field
  • Measure your progress, being able to take the examination several times
  • Certify your language ability and include it in your Curriculum Vitae
  • Keep your professional development updated


Who is TOLES for?


Judges, Lawyers, Solicitors


Law students at Italian, English or American universities


Anyone wishing to test their ability to deal with day-to-day legal practice and tasks in the English language.

Which skills are ascertained?

TOLES exams will make you more confident in your profession and everyday life, because they confirm your skills in:

  • knowledge and use of the lexicon of the global economic and legal environment;
  • ability to write letters and emails in a professional style;
  • ability to actively attend a legal course in English;
  • ability to read and write complex legal documents;
  • ability to handle the language of negotiation;
  • language accuracy.

You will feel at ease in an international context that will allow you to grow professionally, freely managing even the most complex communications in English.

What is the price for TOLES with Language Point?

The costs of taking TOLES exam vary depending on the level:


Level A2-B1

€ 195,00

Level 1, suitable for beginners. It focuses on basic grammar and vocabulary and increases linguistic awareness and knowledge in the commercial field.


Level B1-B2

€ 225,00

Level 2, suitable for those with intermediate level skills. It focuses on intermediate grammar and vocabular and allows you to acquire skills focused on the practical management of professional life.


Level B2-C1


Level 3, suitable for speakers with an advanced level. It focuses on grammar and vocabulary for skills equal to those of native speakers. This is the “gold standard” examination for Judges, Lawyers, Solicitors and students.

Exam dates and preparation at Language Point

In 2020-2021 academic year, you can take TOLES exam at our Venue in the following dates:

  • 27 January 2022
  • 24 March 2022
  • 26 May 2022
  • 30 June 2022
  • 24 November 2022

If you want more information on how to prepare TOLES exam or to book your session, contact us.

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