Practice & Ethics Advice

Ethical behaviour is essential to the administration of justice and the success of a lawyer.

The Law Society’s Practice, Ethics and Equity Advisor is available, at no charge, to provide lawyers with advice and direction on all matters of an ethical nature, such as:

  • Conflicts of interest
  • Duty to maintain confidentiality
  • Solicitors’ liens
  • Trust conditions


Noelia Bernardo
Practice, Ethics and Equity Advisor


Featured Resource

What is Generative Artificial Intelligence (AI) and what are the ethical considerations relating to its use?

Review these guidelines to ensure you are using Generative AI in a manner consistent with your professional obligations set out in the Code of Professional Conduct.