If You Have a Problem with Your Lawyer

This script explains what to do if you have a problem with your lawyer. Topics include “Can the Law Society help solve the problem?”, “Are Law Society decisions final?” and “Is your lawyer’s fee the problem?”.

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The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
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January 2016 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.

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Chinese (simplified) (PDF)
Mandarin (audio/podcast)
Punjabi (PDF)

resource type
problem with your lawyer, miscommunication, misconduct, delay, Law Society, Professional Conduct Department, discipline hearing, reprimand, fine, suspension, disbarment, lawyer’s fee problem
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