Regulation Directory project - Sierra Leone

Legal Jurisdictions

Sierra Leone

Lawyer Title(s)

Legal Practitioner

Regulator(s) of Admission

General Legal Council

Contact/URL

2nd Floor,
No. 7 Walpole Street, Freetown.
generallegalcouncil@gmail.com   

Regulator(s) of Practice

General Legal Council

Contact/URL

2nd Floor,
No. 7 Walpole Street, Freetown.
generallegalcouncil@gmail.com  

Disciplinary Authorities

General Legal Council

Contact/URL

2nd Floor,
No. 7 Walpole Street, Freetown.
generallegalcouncil@gmail.com  

Other Bodies involved in Regulation of the Legal Profession

The General Legal Council is the sole body responsible for regulating the conduct of Lawyers in Sierra Leone

 

Primary Legislative Source

The Legal Practitioners Act No. 15 of Legal Practitioners (Code of Conduct) Statutory Instrument No.1 of 2011 made pursuant to section 53 of the Legal Practitioners Act 2000 supra 2000 (LPA) 2010

Contact/URL

http://www.sierra-leone.org/Laws/2000-15.pdf