You MUST hold a practising certificate from 1 July 2018.
(Since 1 July 2015 clauses 19-22 of the Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Regulation 2015 (NSW) has provided exemptions for specified corporate lawyers from the requirement to hold an Australian practising certificate in respect of functions as corporate lawyers).
What do you need to do?
You must give notice to the Legal Profession Admission Board.
- Law Society Registry
- Level 5, 170 Phillip Street
- Sydney NSW 2000
- DX 362 Sydney
- T: (02) 9926 0156
- F: (02) 9926 0257
- E: firstname.lastname@example.org