Membership is open to all persons who have been admitted as attorneys-at-law as per the memorandum and articles. New Cayman Islands lawyers are encouraged to join the CILS upon their admission to the Cayman bar.
Applications for membership are available from the Secretary (moc.e1524720049ciffo1524720049msh@s1524720049esomh1524720049).
The Membership year runs from 1 January to 31 December.
The current membership fee is CI$50 pa.
Certificates of Good Standing as a Member of the Law Society are available from the Secretary for a fee of CI$75 (plus courier fees if applicable).
In order to keep membership details accurate Members are encouraged to provide the Secretary with any changes in their contact details.
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