Law Society Rules and BC Code

Law Society Rules and BC Code of Conduct

The Law Society Rules and Code of Professional Conduct for British Columbia (“BC Code”) outline the responsibilities of lawyers and articled students who are licensees of the Law Society. They detail the Law Society’s expectations regarding licensee conduct. These are rules and standards that if violated could constitute professional misconduct or conduct unbecoming the profession.

The Law Society Rules also outline the admission and reinstatement requirements for people applying for a license to practice law in British Columbia.

Law Society Rules 2015

BC Code