Lawyers' ethics are principles and values which, along with conduct rules and common law, regulate a lawyer's behaviour. This website aims to equip lawyers with the information and the tools they need to act ethically at all times, while also providing the community with an insight into legal ethics.
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Practitioners are often asked to prepare mirror wills for couples who may later go their separate ways. Some issues to consider on whether they can act for one of the parties after they have separated.
Please note that the OPG Guidelines for Witnessing Enduring Documents were modified slightly in July 2018.
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Professional misconduct and unsatisfactory professional conduct – criminal offences
Professions and trades – lawyers – complaints and discipline – professional misconduct and unsatisfactory conduct – other matters
All discipline updates
Lawyers – misconduct; unfitness and discipline – disciplinary orders – striking off and ancillary orders
Professions and trades – Lawyers – Qualifications and admission – Fit and proper persons
All Case Updates
All guidance statements
All Non-Binding Ethics Rulings
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