Regulation Directory project - Cape Verde

Legal Jurisdictions

Cape Verde

Lawyer Title(s)

Advogado (lawyer)

Regulator(s) of Admission

The Superior Council (Conselho Superior) of the Cape Verde Bar Association (Ordem dos Advogados de Cabo Verde) is responsible for the regulations and general organization and orientation of the internship (estágio).

Contact/URL

www.oacv.cv www.caboverde.oa.pt/
Address: Rua Serpa Pinto, 9 – 3.º Plateau, C.P. 782 Cabo Verde
Telephone: 00238 2619755 /56 Fax: 00238 2619754
E-Mail: ordemadvogados@cvtelecom.cv / arnaldopsilva@cvtelecom.cv      

Regulator(s) of Practice

The National Council (Conselho Nacional) of the Cape Verde Bar Association (Ordem dos Advogados de Cabo Verde) is responsible for approving the Code of Conduct for Lawyers (Código Deontológico dos Advogados) and the Board of Ethics and Discipline (Conselho de Deontologia e Disciplina) is responsible for ensuring compliance on the part of lawyers and trainee lawyers of ethics and standards of professional ethics.

Contact/URL

www.oacv.cv www.caboverde.oa.pt/
Address: Rua Serpa Pinto, 9 – 3.º Plateau, C.P. 782 Cabo Verde
Telephone: 00238 2619755 /56 Fax: 00238 2619754
E-Mail: ordemadvogados@cvtelecom.cv / arnaldopsilva@cvtelecom.cv    

Disciplinary Authorities

The Board of Ethics and Discipline (Conselho de Deontologia e Disciplina) of the Cape Verde Bar Association (Ordem dos Advogados de Cabo Verde) is responsable for taking disciplinary actions.

Contact/URL

www.oacv.cv www.caboverde.oa.pt/
Address: Rua Serpa Pinto, 9 – 3.º Plateau, C.P. 782 Cabo Verde
Telephone: 00238 2619755 /56 Fax: 00238 2619754
E-Mail: ordemadvogados@cvtelecom.cv / arnaldopsilva@cvtelecom.cv  

Primary Legislative Source

Law No. 91/VI/2006, of 9 January 2006

Contact/URL

http://www.caboverde.oa.pt/estatuto.htm