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LAW SOCIETY OF THE NORTHERN PROVINCES
The Law Society of the Northern Provinces (incorporated as the Law Society of the Transvaal), was established during 1892 and is the statutory body governing the attorneys profession in the four provinces constituting the former Transvaal province, i.e. the Gauteng, Mpumalanga, North West and Limpopo Provinces.
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SUMMATIVE STRATEGIC PROFILE
Vision Statement
To be a credible and highly respected statutory, regulatory and professional body for the attorneys’ profession within our area of jurisdiction and beyond.
Mission Statement
We aim to please our highly valued members and meet their professional needs, uphold and maintain the integrity of the attorneys’ profession through fairly and consistently exercised discipline  and efficient administrative processes that will in turn address the complaints of the general public we are deployed to service and protect.
Organisational Key Objectives
The Core Objectives of the Law Society of the Northern Provinces (LSNP) are:
To regulate and administer the attorneys’ profession in accordance with the acceptable standards (National and International), rule and code of ethics;
To effectively monitor the professional conduct of attorneys and exercise discipline where their conduct warrants such;
To generally represent the views of attorneys’ profession and protect the interest of the profession; and
To, in the public interest, promote the administration of justice, the practise of law, and consider draft legislation.
Organisational Core Values
Professionalism, Integrity, Efficiency, Consistency, Accessibility Accountability
 
MEMBERS INFORMATION
Important Notice
Members are reminded that High Court applications for admission, contracts of articles, cession agreements and records related notices (e.g. registration of members, opening/closing of practices, Fidelity Fund certificates) can only be served on the Law Society daily between 08:30 and 12:30. The staff in these sections are also only available for visits by and consultations with members during these hours.

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Index of Important Information for Members
► Guideline: Venue of Pre-Trial Conferences
Marketing
& Advertising Guidelines of the LSNP
Rules of Law Society
Rulings of Council
Society News


                         
                         
                         
                         
                         
                         
                         

                         
            

       

   

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PUBLIC INFORMATION
Brochures
Complaints Against Attorneys
Web Links

    



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LATEST IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR MEMBERS

Attorneys Amendment
    Act, 2014


President’s Award of the LSNP


The Rationalisation of Areas of
    Jurisdiction of Magisterial Districts
Conducting an Impact Analysis of
    the Rationalisation of Magisterial
    Districts with a view to Align
    Areas of Jurisdiction of
    Magistrates Courts
Maps and Point-to-Point


Chief Master's Directive 1 of 2015:
    Appointments in terms of the
    National List of Insolvency
    Practitioners





President's Report
    2013-2014


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Pro Bono Scheme
Referral to an
    Attorney/First Interview
Registration for Attorney

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Seminar Calendar 2015
   


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    published News Clippings







Practice Management Training:
    Registration Form

Practice Management Training:
    Class Schedule for Intake 1
    of 2014


Master of the North Gauteng
    High Court: Telephone List
    March 2015







Application for Employment