Fidelity Fund Certificates
Practitioners are required to obtain an Attorneys Fidelity Fund Certificate each year. This certificate, without which one is not permitted to practise, is issued on behalf of the Fund by a practitioner’s statutory law society upon receipt of a completed application form.
Trust current account banking is regulated by section 78(1) of the Attorneys Act 53 of 1979. The Attorneys Fidelity Fund and the profession have negotiated special arrangements on a national basis with most of the commercial banks. Special arrangements
Refunds to practitioners – Trust Account Costs
Practitioners are entitled to reclaim from the Attorneys Fidelity Fund (via their law society) their trust account bank charges and the cost of their trust audit fees. Refunds information and guidelines
Bursaries for attorneys and candidate attorneys for further study
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