Senior Counsel

The Selection Committee for the Appointment of Senior Counsel invites applications for appointment as Senior Counsel.

Applicants should possess a minimum of 10 years’ experience as advocates and solicitors or as legal officers and have active practices involving substantial advocacy and other litigation-related work. Pursuant to section 30 of the Legal Profession Act, appointees are chosen by a Selection Committee comprising the Chief Justice, the Attorney-General and the Judges of Appeal. The names of all successful candidates will be announced by the Chief Justice at the Opening of the Legal Year.

Application form can be downloaded here.


Please note that submission period is strictly from 20  to 30 September 2022.

All completed applications are to be couriered to SAL during our operating hours as follows:
Mondays - Fridays: 9:00am to 4:30pm
Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays: Closed
Please refer to the guidance note in the application form for more information.