Legal Complaints Review Officer

190 Legal Complaints Review Officer

(1)

A person who is not a lawyer or a conveyancing practitioner is to be appointed to be the Legal Complaints Review Officer.

(2)

The Legal Complaints Review Officer is to be appointed by the Minister, after consultation with the New Zealand Law Society and the New Zealand Society of Conveyancers.

(3)

No person is deemed to be appointed in the service of the Crown for the purposes of the Public Service Act 2020 or the Government Superannuation Fund Act 1956 by reason of the person’s appointment as the Legal Complaints Review Officer.

Section 190(3): amended, on 7 August 2020, by section 135 of the Public Service Act 2020 (2020 No 40).