The full title of an avocat used to be more correctly called an AVOCAT-AVOUE. A further distinction is made between the fully qualified AVOCAT, who is styled AVOCAT INSCRIT (on List I) as compared with the trainee lawyer (AVOCAT-STAGIAIRE ) (found on List II). This categorisation leaves aside the judiciary, although their route to qualification proceeds in the early years by the same method as the lawyers in private practice.
To qualify, the intending AVOCAT will need a
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