We may collect personal information about you such as your name, address, phone number and other details which may be relevant to your legal matter. This will assist us in providing our legal services to you and to ensure that we can easily identify you in the future. It is therefore important that you provide us with accurate information and advise us promptly when your details change.
For some matters, we may be required to obtain personal information from you which is considered ‘sensitive’. Sensitive information includes details concerning your personal or religious opinions, your sexual preference, religion beliefs or health and criminal records.
Use and Disclosure
MCLP will only use and disclose your personal information for the primary purpose of which it was collected. We will use all reasonable endeavours to keep your personal information confidential at all times. Without your express consent, your personal information will only be used by or disclosed to:
- Other members of MCLP;
- Other professionals who assist MCLP in working on your matter;
- Courts, tribunals and regulatory authorities; and
- Those individuals or corporations as required or permitted by law.
MCLP Privacy Officer