Regulation Directory project - Gambia

Legal Jurisdictions

The Gambia

Lawyer Title(s)

Legal Practitioners

Regulator(s) of Admission

General Legal Council (Chief Justice, Attorney General, nominees of the Gambian Bar Association plus some other members).

Contact/URL

http://www.gls.gm/staff/general-legal-council/
   

Regulator(s) of Practice

General Legal Council

Contact/URL

http://www.gls.gm/staff/general-legal-council/  

Disciplinary Authorities

Disciplinary Committee of the General Legal Council

Contact/URL

http://www.gls.gm/staff/general-legal-council/

  

Other Bodies involved in Regulation of the Legal Profession

The court of appeal and courts of the Gambia at large (superior courts, high courts, magistrates courts)

Contact/URL

http://www.gov.gm/judiciary/

Primary Legislative Source

The Legal Practitioners Act 1985