Organizationally the legal profession is constructed on boards. According to Art. 3 of chapter 2 of the Provision on legal profession of RSFSR "Bars are voluntary associations of the persons who are engaged in lawyer activity". It means that the legal profession represents the decentralized system of the self-coping public organizations today - Bars.
Lack of guarantees of professional inviolability of the lawyer who is afraid of "vengeance" from the direct procedural opponent is one of factors of inefficient protection.