Cooperation and partnership
The Federal Chamber of Lawyers has close partnership relations both with governmental authorities and Russian and international public organizations
The Federal Chamber of Lawyers participates in law-drafting activities, interacting with special purpose committees of the Council of Federation and the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, as well as with the Committee on legislative drafting activities of the Government of the Russian Federation and the Legal Directorate of the President of the Russian Federation Collaboration agreements are signed with the Judicial Department under the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Office of the General Prosecutor of the Russian Federation, the human right commissioner in the Russian Federation, etc. A cooperation agreement is concluded with the Federal Service for Financial Monitoring. The Federal Chamber of Lawyers has its representatives in legislative and executive authorities, the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation and the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation, the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation and regional civic chambers. The Federal Chamber of Lawyers maintains close connections with many of the major Russian and international law societies aimed at improving the status of the profession both in Russia and abroad.
maintains close connections aimed at As a collective member the Federal Chamber of Lawyers is part of the All-Russian public organization “Association of Russian Lawyers”. The Federal Chamber of Lawyers improving the status of the profession both in Russia and abroad with many of the major Russian and international law societies.
The main purposes of international activity of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers are: increasing competitive ability of Russian lawyers and Russian legal practices in the international and foreign legal services markets; organizing special purpose professional exchange and traineeship programs, conferences and seminars with the participation of foreign experts and lecturers, career enhancement for Russian lawyers abroad, international scientific exchange; analysis and summary of the practices of governing the Bar in foreign countries.
development of cooperation with Asian partners (PRC, Republic of Korea, Japan), reinforcement of participation of the Russian Bar in international professional organizations (above all, in the International Bar Association (IBA)). Some of the milestone events for the Federal Chamber of Lawyers in the past few years have been joining the Council of Bars and Law Societies of the European Union (CCBE) in the capacity of observer,
The Federal Chamber of Lawyers has substantially developed its cooperation with its long-term foreign partners; it signed cooperation agreements for holding events together with law societies of the UK, Germany, France, Spain, etc.
"On the practice of law and the legal profession in the Russian Federation"
Charteron the fundamental principles of advocate’s activity
Done at VI St. Petersburg International Legal Forum
International Principles on Social Media Conduct for the Legal Profession
Adopted on 24 May 2014 by the International Bar Association