In Moscow the first local branches of The Association of Lawyers of Russian Federation are opened

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Author Information: 
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  • Alexander A. Galushkin - Associate Professor at the Department of Judicial Authority, Law-Enforcement and Human Rights Activity of the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia; Scientific worker at the Moscow State University of Psychology & Education; Independent Expert for the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation.
  • Mariam M. Mystafayeva - Assistant Professor at the Department of Judicial Authority, Law-Enforcement and Human Rights Activity of the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia.
Abstract: 

This review present information on the first two local offices of the Association of lawyers of the Russian Federation opened in Moscow. Summary information about offices and chairmens presented. Moscow city office of Association of lawyers of the Russian Federation and its governing bodies described, its activity presented. Authors present their opinion on the need of local offices network expansion. They believe that it would help in uniting practicing lawyers and graduates of law schools, and would help to promote increase of legal literacy of citizens, and assist in rendering free legal aid on the basis of local offices. Questions of students, musters and graduate students practice organization on the bass of local offices are presented. Similar approach exists for a long time in many democratic countries.

Keywords: 

Self-regulation, ALRF, right, jurists, lawyers, opening, branch, Moscow, Russia, Russian Federation.