Why is association of advocates called BAR Association ?
From where did the term bar comes in Bar Association ?
There are two types, one of which is official and usually called an Integrated Bar which is qualified by the particular state\'s highest court to establish rules for admission and conduct. There are also Local Bar associations by city or county which are unofficial and voluntary, but do conduct the business of attorneys, such as settling fee disputes and working with the local courts on rules.
The International Bar Association, based in London, is for lawyers and law firms involved in the practice of International Law. In the United States, bar associations exist on the national, state, and local levels. Examples are the American Bar Association (ABA) and the Federal Bar Association on the national level, the New Jersey State Bar Association and the Florida Bar Associati ...more