The process of becoming a lawyer is a rigorous one, from the law school admission process to the licensing board of bar examiners. While some states have separate agencies to oversee the conduct of individuals once they are admitted to the bar, codes of professional conduct are usually enforced by the state supreme court through a state bar, bar association, or ethics unit.
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