Regulation Directory project - Brazil

Legal Jurisdictions

Brazil


Lawyer Title(s)

Advogado

 

Regulator(s) of Admission

Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil (Brazilian Bar Association) - OAB

 

Contact/URL

http://www.oab.org.br/
  

 

Regulator(s) of Practice

Code of Ethics and Discipline of Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil (Brazilian Bar Association) - OAB


Contact/URL

http://www.oab.org.br/visualizador/19/codigo-de-etica-e-disciplina
  

 

Disciplinary Authorities

Brazilian Bar Association's Disciplinary Action Committee.


Contact/URL

http://www.oab.org.br/

 

Primary Legislative Source

- Law No. 8906 of July 4, 1994 (Statute of the Legal Profession and of the Brazilian Bar Association); - General Regulation of the Statute of the Legal Profession and of the Brazilian Bar Association; - Federal Constitution – Related articles; - Code of Ethics and Discipline; - Provisions.


Contact/URL

- Law No. 8906 of July 4, 1994 (Statute of the Legal Profession and of the Brazilian Bar Association): http://www.oab.org.br/Content/pdf/LegislacaoOab/Lei-8906-94-site.pdf

- General Regulation of the Statute of the Legal Profession and of the Brazilian Bar Association: http://www.oab.org.br/visualizador/18/regulamento-geral

- Federal Constitution – Related articles: http://www.oab.org.br/visualizador/23/constituicao-federal-dispositivos-aplicaveis

- Code of Ethics and Discipline: http://www.oab.org.br/visualizador/19/codigo-de-etica-e-disciplina

- Provisions: http://www.oab.org.br/leisnormas/pesquisalegislacao