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Organization of the State Bar & Admissions
Part I - Creation & Organization
CHAPTER 1 CREATION AND ORGANIZATION
CHAPTER 2 MEMBERSHIP
CHAPTER 3 BOARD OF GOVERNORS
CHAPTER 4 OFFICERS
CHAPTER 5 FINANCE
CHAPTER 6 BYLAWS
CHAPTER 7 COMMITTEES AND SECTIONS
CHAPTER 8 MEETINGS
Part II - Admission to the Bar
CHAPTER 1 ADMISSION TO THE BAR
Part V - Amendment & Effective Date
ARTICLE I MEMBERS
ARTICLE II MEETINGS OF MEMBERS
ARTICLE III BOARD OF GOVERNORS
ARTICLE IV EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
ARTICLE V OFFICERS
ARTICLE VI THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
ARTICLE VII NOMINATIONS AND ELECTIONS
ARTICLE VIII COMMITTEES - GENERALLY
ARTICLE IX SECTIONS
ARTICLE X DELEGATES TO THE AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION
ARTICLE XI VACANCIES AND SUCCESSION
ARTICLE XII MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS
ARTICLE I NAME AND PURPOSE
ARTICLE II MEMBERSHIP
ARTICLE III OFFICERS
ARTICLE IV EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
ARTICLE V REPRESENTATIVE COUNCIL
ARTICLE VI DELEGATES TO THE YOUNG LAWYERS DIVISION OF THE AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION
ARTICLE VII ELECTIONS
ARTICLE VIII REMOVAL AND VACANCIES
ARTICLE IX COMMITTEES
ARTICLE X MEETINGS
ARTICLE XI LEGISLATION AND PUBLICITY
ARTICLE XII AFFILIATE UNITS
Ethics & Discipline
Current Rules
Part IV (After January 1, 2001) - Georgia Rules of Professional Conduct (also includes Disciplinary Proceedings and Advisory Opinion rules)
CHAPTER 1 GEORGIA RULES OF PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT AND ENFORCEMENT THEREOF
CHAPTER 2 DISCIPLINARY PROCEEDINGS
CHAPTER 3 This Chapter is Reserved
CHAPTER 4 ADVISORY OPINIONS
Advisory Opinions
Formal Advisory Opinions
State Bar Programs
Part VI - Arbitration of Fee Disputes
CHAPTER 1 COMMITTEE ON ARBITRATION OF ATTORNEY FEE DISPUTES
CHAPTER 2 JURISDICTIONAL GUIDELINES
CHAPTER 3 SELECTION OF ARBITRATORS
CHAPTER 4 RULES OF PROCEDURE
CHAPTER 5 POST-AWARD PROCEEDINGS
CHAPTER 6 CONFIDENTIALITY, RECORD RETENTION, AND IMMUNITY
Part VII - Lawyer Assistance Program
Part VIII - Continuing Legal Education
Part IX - Professionalism
Part X - Clients' Security Fund
Part XI - Law Practice Management
Part XII - Consumer Assistance Program
Part XIII - Judicial District Professionalism Program
Part XIV - Rules Governing the Investigation and Prosecution of the Unlicensed Practice of Law
Part XV - Georgia Bar Foundation
Part XVI - Institute of Continuing Legal Education of the State Bar of Georgia
Judicial