Bar Association Educates

The Finnish Bar Association, together with universities and other educators, provides its members and their employees high-quality continuing education at most advantageous cost.

According to the rules of proper professional conduct every member if the Bar must spend at least 18 hours per year in developing their professional skills. As continuing education counts jurisprudential, ethic or other education within the advocacy as well as language courses related to the profession. Also research, teaching and publications activity within the jurisprudential area is taken into account. The fulfilling of Bar Members' continuing education requirement is overseen by the Disciplinary Board.

Further information:

Ms. Liisa Aro, Head of Membership,, tel. +358 (0)9 6866 1213

Ms. Marja Karppinen, Coordinator,, tel. +358 (0)9 6866 1220

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