The Law Faculty of Petrozavodsk State University and Karelian regional branch of the Russian public organization "Association of Lawyers of Russia" signed an agreement on cooperation
The agreement is about the cooperation of the parties, including that in the fields of law, science, education, the provision of additional educational services, free legal aid, legal literacy of the population and on other fronts.
"Petrozavodsk State University Faculty of Law is the basis for legal education of the Republic of Karelia and North-West Russia. I would like us to continue to cooperate, provide free legal aid, and train young lawyers", said A.E.Bahilin, chairman of the Bar Association.
According to S.Chernov, the Dean of the Law Faculty of PetrSU, work related to the activities of the Association of Lawyers of Russia is, from the students and graduate students’ perspective, considered the most productive in terms of image of legal education and the legal profession. "The association, in fact, is the basis for scientific forums, master"s programs and others. We are grateful for the proposal to organize a representation of Russian Union of Lawyers at the Law Faculty of the Petrozavodsk State University", said Sergey Chernov.
During the meeting, S.Chernov and A.Bahilin discussed prospects for creating a local branch of the Association of Lawyers, which, in turn, will encourage students to integrate into the legal community, learn from the experience of those who have realized themselves in the legal profession.