The Status of Professional Development in Legal Occupations During 2005
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I. Lawyers

A. The Development of Rankings for Lawyers

1. Size and Proportion of Respective Lawyer Categories

According to the statistical data provided by the 2004 China Lawyer Yearbook, the number of practicing lawyers in China through 2004 totalled 145,196. Of these, 100,875 were full-time lawyers (69.5%), 6,966 part-time lawyers (4.8%), and 5,616 lawyers of other categories (mainly military, government, corporate, and legal aid lawyers) (3.9%). There were 31,7…

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Ran, Jingfu, “The Status of Professional Development in Legal Occupations During 2005”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 24 September 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_C9789004156395_019>



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