Legal Referral Service

Dealing with a legal matter and searching for the right lawyer can be a daunting task, but the Legal Referral Service  makes it much easier by providing contact details for three law firms that specialise in the area of law that you need assistance with.

Legal Advisory Service

Often, a single 20-minute appointment can resolve a simple legal matter or point you in the right direction. Contact the Legal Advisory Service to book 20-minute appointments with a practising solicitor for a minimal administration fee.

Publications and Information

Visit our publications page for variety of useful and interesting information

Law Society Gold Alliance Firms

A Gold Alliance Firm is a firm which partners with the Law Society and shows a commitment to their employees and profession by maintaining 100% membership.

Law Society Accredited Specialists 

An Accredited Specialist is a lawyer recognised as having expertise in a particular area of law.

Litigation Assistance Fund

The Litigation Assistance Fund receives applications for funding assistance from solicitors on behalf of civil claimants seeking compensation/ damages who are unable to meet the fees and/or disbursements of prosecuting their claim. The applications are subjected to a means test and a merits test.

Mock Trial Competition

The Society's Mock Trial Competition is designed to bring young South Australians closer to the workings of our State's legal system while teaching them to present a persuasive argument.

Speakers' Bureau

The Speaker's Bureau is a free community service which can provide a solicitor to speak to groups and associations.

Legal Costs 

Information about your legal rights  in relation to legal costs;
Supreme Court Rules Schedule 2 Scale of Costs

South Australian Register of Practising Certificates

The Law Society of South Australia provides a list of all Legal Practitioners with a South Australian Practising Certificate. You can search for a particular practitioner for the purpose of ascertaining whether or not a current Practising Certificate is held by them. 

Notices of Application for Admission

Notices of intention to apply to the Supreme Court of South Australia for an order that they be admitted and enrolled as a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court.

Board of Examiners - Admissions

 Listing of applicants approved at the most recent meeting of the Board of Examiners.

Disaster Relief & Recovery

In preparation of a large scale disaster in this state, the Law Society of South Australia has coordinated offers of legal assistance from individual practitioners and firms who can be activated at short notice to provide legal advice and assistance.