The Law Society represents members of the legal profession in Singapore with the objective of assisting and promoting the interests of the profession. This section of the website covers various aspects such as guidance on professional and practice issues, running your practice, membership benefits, and services for members.
The Law Society has now 32 standing committees to consider policies and issues affecting the profession. Chairpersons and committee members are volunteer members. The Law Society Secretariat provides the necessary support for the organisation and implementation of the committees’ projects and activities.
To address various needs of its members, the Law Society has established the following schemes to assist and support members:
- Practice Consult
- Mentoring Scheme for Small Firms
- Defence Assist
- Cost Dispute Resolve
- Welfare Fund
The Law Society encourages its members to serve the community by being involved in the Society’s pro bono schemes. By volunteering your services in our pro bono schemes, you will be extending help and support to persons in need of legal advice and/or representation. Read more about how you can be a part of our pro bono schemes.