Queensland Law Society

Introduction to legal ethics

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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Contact QLS Ethics Centre

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Call us to schedule an appointment either at Law Society House or at your office (Brisbane CBD and within 20km).

Ethics News
19 Mar

Queensland Law Society will use its annual Symposium to look into the future of legal practice.

18 Mar

The QLS Ethics Centre has refreshed and changed its website. We believe the improved navigation will make it easier for you to find the resources you need in practice.

17 Mar

The cliché (or perhaps aphorism) that a lawyer acting for themselves has a fool for a client is based on longstanding experience.

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Upcoming Ethics events
21 Apr
Introduction to Conveyancing
Law Society House, Brisbane
23 Apr
Rockhampton intensive
Travelodge Rockhampton

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