Training to be a lawyer in Japan

WATSON, Andrew (1995). Training to be a lawyer in Japan. The Law Teacher, 29 (1), 64-70.

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This short article aims to describe the hard road leading to qualification as a lawyer in Japan. In particular it looks at the greatest obstacle en route, the National Legal Examination, the "shihoo Shiken", which effectively keeps the number of those in the legal profession low.

Item Type: Article
Research Institute, Centre or Group: Law and Criminology Research Group
Departments: Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities > Department of Law and Criminology
Depositing User: Andrew Watson
Date Deposited: 17 Jan 2018 09:54
Last Modified: 17 Jan 2018 09:54

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