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.
The letter for enrollment as a Trainee Advocate to the Legal Council should be submitted, no later than thirty days from the date on which he/she has commenced training at the office of a practising advocate or at the Office of the Attorney-General of the Republicdirectly to the competent authority:
Apellis 1, 1403 Nicosia
Tel. +357 22 889205, +357 22 889207
Fax. +357 22 667498
Fill in the appropriate letter of application, as found on the website of the Legal Council (link in the "Related Links"), and attach the following accompanying documents:
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: