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For Lawyers

Overview

This section provides regulatory information to guide and assist lawyers in their practices. This section includes the new Client Identification and Verification rules, Fraud Alerts and Loss Prevention measures, the Legal Profession Act, the Rules of the Law Society of Alberta and Code of Conduct, and Conveyancing Protocol.

The Practice Advisors or Equity Ombudsperson provides practice advice and information.

As well, this section includes important information on Continuing Professional Development, and the Referral, Mentor and Assist programs.