Regulatory Australia

Overview

Constitution

Bird & Bird in Australia is a general partnership formed under the law of New South Wales, Australia.

ABN: 53 215 003 671. ACN: not applicable.

Professional titles and jurisdiction

Partners in Bird & Bird, Australia are admitted as solicitors in one or more of the states of Australia. In Australia, a legal practitioner  admitted in one state or territory who holds a current practising certificate from that state or territory is entitled to practise Australian law in every Australian state or territory. A lawyer registered to practise foreign law in one Australian jurisdiction is also entitled to practise foreign law in every Australian state or territory. 

Regulatory authority

Partners in Bird & Bird, Australia are regulated by The Law Society of New South Wales.

Professional regulations

The rules of professional conduct of the Law Society of New South Wales are at: http://www.lawsociety.com.au/ForSolictors/professionalstandards/Ruleslegislation/SolicitorsRules/index.htm

Liability of Bird & Bird is limited by a scheme approved under professional standards legislation of New South Wales.