Documents to be Accepted for Entrance to Collegium of Lawyers
Azerbaijan, Baku, 27 May /corr. Trend E.Babayev / Next month documents will begin to be accepted for entrance to Collegium of Lawyers, the Chairman of Collegium of Lawyers, Azer Tgiyev, briefed the media on 27 May.
Last year 340 lawyers were accepted to the Collegium of Lawyers as a result of contest. After this, the number of lawyers in Azerbaijan made up 735.
AGO Group's last report on Azerbaijan says that the legal assistance being provided to population is unsatisfactory.
Tagiyev said that the number of lawyers in Azerbaijan increased by three times over the recent three years.
Azerbaijan occupies one of the last places amongst European countries for the number of lawyers.
The activity of lawyers in Azerbaijan is regulated by the Law on Lawyers and Lawyer Activity and Charter of Collegium of Lawyers.
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