Our Roles

Legal Profession and Professionals

AGC also undertakes the following functions under the Legal Profession Act in respect of the Singapore legal profession, in matters such as:

  • admissions of advocates and solicitors to the Singapore Bar;
  • applications for ad hoc admission of Queen’s Counsel;
  • applications to reinstate an advocate and solicitor who was previously struck off the rolls to the Singapore Bar;
  • applications to employ or remunerate a solicitors’ clerk in a Singapore law practice; and
  • applications for a practising certificate to practise in a Singapore law practice.