692. Legal adviser.

692.     Legal adviser.

The fitness to practise committee must be advised by a legal adviser1 who must:


    (1)     be present at all hearings2;


    (2)     advise the committee on any matters of law, evidence or procedure which are referred to the legal advisor by the committee3;


    (3)     advise the committee on an issue of law where it appears to the legal advisor that, without his intervention, there is the possibility of a mistake of law being made4;


    (4)     intervene to advise the committee of any irregularity in the conduct