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    Legal Profession System

New Legal Consultant Registration

Service Name
New Legal Consultant Registration
Service Description:The Department is mandated to maintain the Roll of Practising Legal Consultants.

No person may provide legal services in the Emirate as a legal consultant unless he or she:

  1 Has been registered by the Department on the Roll as a practicing legal consultant;
  2. Has been issued with a Legal Consultant Registration Identification Card; and

  3. Has obtained employment with a licensed advocacy or legal consultancy firm in the Emirate; or
 4. Is the owner of a licensed sole establishment legal consultancy firm.
Applicants applying for new legal consultant registration may do so, by completing the smart application form: Legal Consultant Initial Registration Application Form.
All applications shall be completed and submitted through the Legal Profession System. Applicants are required to submit the completed smart form and all supporting documents to the Department through any smart device. The smart service allows applicants to complete the full application, obtain approvals and make payment through a smart device submission.
Smart Service Link:: New Legal Consultant Registration
Service Fees:  The applicable fees for the initial registration of a legal consultant are as follows:
  1. AED 2,000 for a new registration of a practising legal consultant
  2. AED 1,000 for a new registration of a practising legal consultant (UAE National)
The smart service shall allow applicants following approval to make payments of the fees through any smart device.
Alternatively, applicants may following approval remit payment by visiting the Department in person.
Service Center and Contact Details:
To enquire about any legal consultant registration service, please visit, call or e-mail the Directorate on:

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 legal consultancy firms services, please call or e-mail the Directorate on:
Tel: +971 4 3533337

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