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The Swedish Bar Association was founded in 1887. Today, the Bar Association has more than 6,100 members.

The professional title “advokat” may be used only by members of the Bar Association.

The Bar Association’s office is located in Stockholm and is managed by the Secretary General of the Association, Mia Edwall Insulander.

The Swedish Bar Association – A presentation
This article gives a brief presentation of the Swedish Bar Association.

Some Salient Features of the Legal Profession in Sweden
This article from Scandinavian Studies of Law, Vol. 46, provides a more detailed analysis of the Swedish Bar Association, its characteristics, and its role in the Swedish legal system.

Young Lawyers in Sweden – A Short Presentation
An article about young lawyers who practise law under supervision of a member of the Swedish Bar Association.