Understanding Professional Conduct and Ethics for Legal Practitioners in Zambia


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    Edition: 1st Edition
  • Format: Pocket Size
  • ISBN: 9781485128373
  • Extent: 332 Pages
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  • Category: Student Titles, Introduction to Law, Juta's Pocket Companions

R378.00



Ethics are an integral part of the legal profession. Ethics are important because they imbue a sense of orderliness and professionalism in the members of the profession, and hence instil in legal practitioners a sense of responsibility and accountability.

Understanding Professional Conduct and Ethics for Legal Practitioners in Zambia covers the following areas: the core ethics of a legal practioner; the obligations of an advocate; the fraternity of lawyers; undertakings; disciplining an advocate; the conduct and ethics of prosecutors; and judicial officers' conduct and ethics.

The book incudes the Judicial (Code of Coduct) Act, the Legal Practitioners' Act and the Legal Practitioners' Practice Rules.

  • Core ethics of a legal practitioner
  • Triple obligations of an advocate
  • The fraternity of lawyers
  • Undertakings
  • Disciplining an advocate
  • Prosecutorial conduct and ethics
  • Conduct and ethics for judicial officers
  • Appendices
    • The Judicial (Code of Conduct) Act, 1999
    • Chapter 30—The Legal Practitioners Act
    • (S.I. NO. 51) The Legal Practitioners’ Practice Rules, 2002

  • Legal practitioners in Zambia
  • Law students in Zambia

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Ethics are an integral part of the legal profession. Ethics are important because they imbue a sense of orderliness and professionalism in the members of the profession, and hence instil in legal practitioners a sense of responsibility and accountability.

Understanding Professional Conduct and Ethics for Legal Practitioners in Zambia covers the following areas: the core ethics of a legal practioner; the obligations of an advocate; the fraternity of lawyers; undertakings; disciplining an advocate; the conduct and ethics of prosecutors; and judicial officers' conduct and ethics.

The book incudes the Judicial (Code of Coduct) Act, the Legal Practitioners' Act and the Legal Practitioners' Practice Rules.

  • Core ethics of a legal practitioner
  • Triple obligations of an advocate
  • The fraternity of lawyers
  • Undertakings
  • Disciplining an advocate
  • Prosecutorial conduct and ethics
  • Conduct and ethics for judicial officers
  • Appendices
    • The Judicial (Code of Conduct) Act, 1999
    • Chapter 30—The Legal Practitioners Act
    • (S.I. NO. 51) The Legal Practitioners’ Practice Rules, 2002

  • Legal practitioners in Zambia
  • Law students in Zambia

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