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Criminal law duty lawyer accreditation is open to practitioners who hold a current practising certificate from the Queensland Law Society (QLS) or Bar Association of Queensland and have appropriate experience.
An experienced practitioner is a practitioner who has a minimum of 6 months post admission experience in general criminal law.
Practitioners wanting to attain accreditation will need to:
Legal Aid Queensland will only approve accreditation when satisfied the above criteria has been met and applicants have sufficient experience to provide ‘stand alone’ duty lawyer service in the appropriate court.
For more information about duty lawyer accreditation, call Legal Aid Queensland on 3238 3430 or email email@example.com