integrated bar

(in some states) a system of bar associations to which all lawyers are required to belong. Also called incorporated bar.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • integrated bar — n: a bar having compulsory membership of all lawyers practicing in a specific area (as a state) – called also unified bar; compare voluntary bar Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • integrated bar — The act of organizing the bar of a state into an association, membership in which is a condition precedent to the right to practice law. Integration is generally accomplished by enactment of a statute conferring authority upon the highest court… …   Black's law dictionary

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  • integrated bar — A governmental body created by statute or rules of court, composed of all the practicing attorneys in the state, their membership in the body being compulsory, operating to control the practices of attorneys by requiring adherence to a code of… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Integrated Bar of the Philippines — Infobox Organization name = Integrated Bar of the Philippines image border = size = 70px caption = Integrated Bar of the Philippines logo formation = 1973 type = headquarters = Manila location = Philippines membership = 40,000 language = Filipino …   Wikipedia

  • integrated bar association — In effect, a bar association to which all practicing attorneys must belong. See integrated bar …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • bar — 1 / bär/ n often attrib 1 a: the railing in a courtroom that encloses the area around the judge where prisoners are stationed in criminal cases or where the business of the court is transacted in civil cases compare bench 1, dock …   Law dictionary

  • bar association — n: a professional association made up of members of a particular bar (as of a state) Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. bar association …   Law dictionary

  • bar examination — bar ex·am·i·na·tion n: an examination that is usu. administered by a jurisdiction s bar association and which a lawyer must pass prior to admission to the bar of that jurisdiction Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. bar… …   Law dictionary

  • Bar association — A bar association is a professional body of lawyers. Some bar associations are responsible for the regulation of the legal profession in their jurisdiction; others are professional organizations dedicated to serving their members; in many cases,… …   Wikipedia

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