In order to practise as a trainee advocate in the Republic of Cyprus, one needs to enrol to the Registry of Trainee Advocates and obtain a Certificate of Trainee Advocate by the Supreme Court.
A person can be enrolled in the «Registry of Trainee Advocates» by the Legal Council if he/she satisfies the Legal Council that:
Obligations and Supervision
Registered trainee advocates are obliged to comply with the provisions of the Advocates Law, as periodically amended, as well as with the Code of Conduct.
The disciplinary provisions of the Advocates Law (Articles 15 to 17) apply to all persons enrolled as trainee advocates: