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The status of a Russian advocate may be granted by the special qualification commission of each regional Chamber of Advocates. Ministry of Justice issues the practicing certificates.
Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation
Councils of the regional Chambers of Lawyers and Qualifications Commissions of the regional Chambers
Ministry of Justice
The principal regulation for advocates is the Federal Law "On Advocates’ Activities and Advocacy in the Russian Federation" of 31 May 2002