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    Legal Profession System

Complaints against Advocates and Legal Consultants

Service NameComplaints against Advocates and Legal Consultants
Service Description:
In accordance with Law No. (32) of 2008 Establishing the Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department and Executive Council Resolution No. (22) of 2011 Concerning Fees and Fines Prescribed for the Advocacy and Legal Consultancy Profession in the Emirate of Dubai, the Department is mandated to receive and process complaints against advocates and legal consultants practising in the  Emirate.
 
The Department's Professional Conduct Section, of the Advocates and Legal Consultants Directorate, receives complaints relating to  alleged professional misconduct of legal professionals and investigates them. In the event that a violation is found to have been committed, these complaints are then referred to the Professional Conduct Committee for Advocates and Legal Consultants  who review the matter and take the necessary disciplinary action where this is deemed appropriate.

Persons wishing to submit a complaint against an advocate or a legal consultant must complete the smart form “Complaints against Advocates Form” accompanied by all the supporting documents, and submit the complaint to the Department through the online compliant portal.
Smart Service Link:
  1. Complaints against Advocates and Legal Consultants
  2. Check Complaint Status
Service Fees:No fees shall be prescribed for this service
Service Center and Contact Details:
All complaints applications against Advocates and Legal Consultants must be submitted to the Advocates and Legal Consultants Directorate at the following address:
 
The Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department
Level 4, Building 4
H.H The Ruler's Court
Al Fahidi District, Bur Dubai
P.O.Box 446, Dubai
United Arab Emirates
 
To enquire about complaints against Advocates and Legal Consultants services, please call or e-mail the Directorate on:
Tel: +971 4 3533337
For the Advocates - Email: advocates@legal.dubai.gov.ae
For the Legal Consultants - Email: legal.consultancy@legal.dubai.gov.ae
 

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