Law Practitioners Act 1982

  • repealed
  • Law Practitioners Act 1982: repealed, on 1 August 2008, by section 349 of the Lawyers and Conveyancers Act 2006 (2006 No 1).

Reprint as at 1 August 2008

Law Practitioners Act 1982

Public Act1982 No 123
Date of assent4 December 1982
  • Law Practitioners Act 1982: repealed, on 1 August 2008, by section 349 of the Lawyers and Conveyancers Act 2006 (2006 No 1).


Note

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this eprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this eprint, together with other explanatory material about this eprint.

This Act is administered in the Ministry of Justice.


Contents

Title

The New Zealand Law Society

District Law Societies

Admission of Practitioners

Roll of Practitioners

Fees

Commencement of Practice

Practising Certificates

Practising Fees

Barristers

Solicitors

Appointment of Agent to Conduct Sole Solicitor's Practice

Trust Accounts, Records, and Documents

Investigations

General Provisions

New Zealand Law Society Special Fund

Nominated Trust Accounts

Jurisdiction of the High Court and Court of Appeal

Lay Observers

Complaints

District Disciplinary Tribunals

New Zealand Law Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal

General Provisions

Revision of Bill by District Council

Revision by Order of Court

Appeals

General Provisions as to Revision

189A  [Repealed]

Lawyers and Conveyancers Act 2006

Reprint notes


An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to law practitioners

BE IT ENACTED by the General Assembly of New Zealand in Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows: