Costa Rica sparks debate with compulsory bar exam

Costa Rica’s Colegio de Abogados is making moves to introduce a compulsory bar exam for trainee lawyers aimed at raising the standard of lawyers in the country, but the decision has provoked debate in other jurisdictions and would make the country only the second in Latin America to make its lawyers pass a test before they can practise.

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