Benchers approve 2017 fees

The Benchers have approved the 2017 practice fee and insurance fee, as recommended by the Finance and Audit Committee. The committee based its recommendation on a thorough review of the Law Society’s financial position and the operational requirements for 2017.

The total annual mandatory fee for practising, insured lawyers for 2017 will be $3,875.57. The practice fee will increase by $68.48 to $2,125.57 and the insurance assessment will remain the same at $1,750.

For more information and a detailed breakdown and explanation of the 2017 fees, read the Notice to the Profession.