The Legal Services Regulatory Authority, in accordance with the provisions of section 13 of the 2015 Act, will regulate the provision of legal services by legal practitioners and will ensure the maintenance and improvement of standards in the provision of such services in the State.

The Authority shall be independent in the performance of its functions.

The Authority will undertake its functions in accordance with the following objectives:

In regulating the provision of legal services by legal practitioners and ensuring the maintenance and improvement of standards in the provision of such services in the State, the Authority will undertake the following specific functions as part of its role:

·    Keep under review and make recommendations to the Minister and disseminate information in respect of: