Regulation Directory project - Latvia

Legal Jurisdictions

Latvia

Lawyer Title(s)

Zverinats advokats (Sworn advocate)

Regulator(s) of Admission

The Latvian Council of Sworn Advocates.

Contact/URL

http://www.advokatura.lv/?lang=eng   

Regulator(s) of Practice

The Latvian Council of Sworn Advocates.

Contact/URL

http://www.advokatura.lv/?lang=eng  

Disciplinary Authorities

The Disciplinary Proceedings Commission of the Latvian Council of Sworn Advocates.

Contact/URL

http://www.advokatura.lv/?lang=eng 

Other Bodies involved in Regulation of the Legal Profession

The Ethics Commission of the Latvian Council of Sworn Advocates

Contact/URL

http://www.advokatura.lv/?lang=eng

 

Primary Legislative Source

The Law On the Bar of the Republic of Latvia April 27, 1993.

Contact/URL

http://www.advokatura.lv/?open=eng&it=bar&lang=eng