Yes, there are lawyers in China.
By the end of 2019, there were more than 473,000 practicing lawyers in China, an increase of 11.8% over 2018.
According to the Lawyers Law of China (2017), in China, a lawyer refers to a practitioner who has obtained a lawyer’s practice certificate and is authorized or appointed by the client to provide legal services.
The number of Chinese lawyers in recent years is as follows:
Lawyers Law of China (2017): Article 2
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