How to join the Bar Association
Finish the law faculty of one of the universities that have state accreditation. After that, you can immediately go to work on a specialty or get a first degree. However, in any case, in order to qualify for a lawyer, you will need two years of experience in any organization - private or public. The calculation of the length of service starts from the moment of graduation. So if you worked as a student, this will not be taken into account.
If you already have the necessary experience, contact the law office of your constituent entity and find out the procedure for passing the examination to obtain the status of a lawyer. Submit to the Qualification Commission documents: - a certified copy of the passport - a certified copy of the work record card - a certified copy of the diploma (or certificate of conferring a scientific degree) - an application - a questionnaire containing biographical information.
Get a list of questions for the qualification exam. Usually it consists of 2 parts: testing and interviewing or testing and a written exam. And the second part of the qualification tests allowed only those who successfully passed the first. In order to pass them, you will have to prepare for all areas of law, be guided by the law on advocacy and advocacy, as well as study the Code of Professional Ethics. The examination is conducted no later than 3 months after the applicant submits the application.
If you successfully passed the exam, the qualification commission will decide on assigning you a lawyer status. If not, then you will be able to repeat the attempt to obtain this status only in a year.
Get an ID and contact anycollegium. located in your region of the Federation with the application for membership. However, do not forget that in order to become a member of the State Boardlawyers. You do not have to pay the entrance fee, but you will have to provide free consulting services to the public. Membership in the Boardlawyers. which has the status of a non-commercial partnership, suggests that you will earn private practice and pay a fairly high monthly premium.