Regulation of the legal profession in the United States: overview

A Q&A guide to the regulation of the legal profession in the United States.

The Q&A gives a high level overview of the key practical issues including required qualifications for both domestic and foreign legal professionals working in a jurisdiction; common legal professional structures; national regulators, legal professional insurance and client protection; confidentiality and legal professional privilege; legal fees and fee regulation; client money; and notaries.

The Q&A is part of the global guide to the regulation of the legal profession.

Request a free trial

To access this resource and thousands more, register for a free, no-obligation trial of Practical Law. Register using the button below, telephone +44 (0)20 7202 1220 or e-mail info.practicallaw@thomsonreuters.com.

A free trial will give you:

Unlimited access to Practical Law online know-how
Thousands of market standard documents and clauses
Daily alerts and weekly update e-mails on key legal developments in your practice area
 

Register

Log in

To access this resource, log in below or register for free access.

Contact us

Our customer services team are available every working day 8.30am to 7pm (GMT).

{ "siteName" : "PLC", "objType" : "PLC_Doc_C", "objID" : "1248416372244", "objName" : "Regulation of the legal profession in the United States overview", "userID" : "2", "objUrl" : "http://uk.practicallaw.com/cs/Satellite/resource/2-633-6340?null", "pageType" : "Resource", "academicUserID" : "", "contentAccessed" : "false", "analyticsPermCookie" : "22e97be00:15b0af9e485:4090", "analyticsSessionCookie" : "22e97be00:15b0af9e485:4091", "statisticSensorPath" : "http://analytics.practicallaw.com/sensor/statistic" }