Queensland Law Society

Professional leadership

The Law Society provides information to help practising solicitors to understand and comply with the legal professional obligations contained in the Legal Profession Act 2007, the Legal Profession Regulation 2007 and the Society’s rules (including Queensland Law Society Administration Rule 2005 and Queensland Law Society Indemnity Rule 2005).

The objectives of the Professional Leadership function of the Society include:

  • Promoting and maintaining the highest professional standards and values within the legal profession
  • Licensing solicitors to practise law in Queensland
  • Regulating the legal profession
  • Providing practical guidance on regulatory matters

The following material aims to provide practical guidance on aligning commercial imperatives driving business with the regulatory framework.