A better legal profession

About the LSSA

The LSSA brings together the Black Lawyers Association, the National Association of Democratic Lawyers and provincial attorneys’ associations, in representing the attorneys’ profession in South Africa.

Our Initiatives

The LSSA undertakes advocacy initiatives in the interests of the profession and the public. As part of this mandate it.

For Legal Practitioners

The LSSA aims to empower attorneys to provide excellent legal services to the community in an ethical, professional, considerate and competent manner.

For the Public

The Law Society of South Africa’s mission is to represent the attorneys’ profession and to safeguard the rule of law via the efficient and fair administration of justice.

Court Rolls

High Court Division 

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Supreme Court of Appeal

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Constitutional Court 

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Guidelines for Attorneys on the Protection of Personal Information Act

Covid-19 resources and support

We are constantly monitoring the situation and will provide regular updates.

Click here to have a look at the support available to attorneys and to keep up to date with the latest directives pertaining to the lockdown.


Stay updated with the latest developments in the legal profession.


Click here to have a look at the latest events for attorneys

For LEAD training events for legal practitioners, click here.

For LEAD training events for support staff, click here

Recent Documents