Regulation Directory project - Jamaica

Legal Jurisdictions

Jamaica

Lawyer Title(s)

Attorney-at-Law

Regulator(s) of Admission

The General Legal Council issues annual practicing certificates

Contact/URL

http://www.generallegalcouncil.org/attorneys/requirements-for-private-practice/

Regulator(s) of Practice

The General Legal Council

Contact/URL

http://www.generallegalcouncil.org/

Disciplinary Authorities

The Disciplinary Committee of the General Legal Council

Contact/URL

http://www.generallegalcouncil.org/  

Other Bodies involved in Regulation of the Legal Profession

Contact/URL

http://www.generallegalcouncil.org/

Primary Legislative Source

The Legal Profession Act, 1972

Contact/URL

http://www.moj.gov.jm/sites/default/files/laws/Legal%20profession%20Act.pdf