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Reminder: Legal Practitioner Combined Trust Account

Posted on 22/05/2017
Practitioners are reminded that 31 May is the last day of a Combined Trust Account Calculation period (1 December — 31 May). Calculations must be done and, if required, a deposit made to the Combined Trust Account by 14 June 2017...

Law Week FREE Legal Advisory Service

Posted on 16/05/2017
The Law Society wishes to offer a free Legal Advisory Service to members of the community during Law Week (May 15-19). This service would allow members of the community to phone the Law Society and then be transferred to a participating Solicitor.

Law Week 15 - 19 May

Posted on 12/05/2017
Next week is National Law Week. Law Week aims to promote public understanding of the law and its role in society. The theme of Law Week for 2017 is “Law and justice in your community”.

Professional Standards Scheme Document 2017

Posted on 10/05/2017
Please click the link to view the updated Professional Standards Scheme Document under the Professional Standards Act 2004 (SA).

Last Minute Cancellation of Legal Assistance Funding Cuts a Great Victory for Justice and Vulnerable

Posted on 10/05/2017
The Federal Government’s cancellation of millions of dollars worth of cuts to legal assistance services is a huge relief with profound consequences for the justice system...