We recognise the following regulators -

United Kingdom

Jurisdiction Profession Regulatory body
England & Wales solicitor / barrister Solicitors Regulation Authority/Inns of Court and Bar Standards Board
Northern Ireland solicitor barrister Law Society of Northern Ireland

European Union

Jurisdiction Profession Regulatory body
Austria – (Vienna) Rechtsanwalt Rechtsanwaltskammer in Wien
Belgium - (Antwerp) advocaat Orde van Advocaten Antwerpen
Belgium – (Brussels) advocaat Nederlandse Orde van Advocaten bij de Balie te Brussel
Bulgaria Supreme Bar Council (Висш адвокатски съвет) But day to day regulation by one of 27 local bars
Croatia odvjetnik/odvjetnica Croatian Bar Association (Hrvatska odvjetnička komora)
Cyprus dikegóros Both the Legal Council and the Bar Council are involved in issuing licences to individuals and law firms. The Legal Council is a regulatory body chaired by the Attorney General and comprising representatives of the Bar Council and other practising attorneys.
Czech Republic advokát Česká Advokátní Komora
Denmark advokat Danske Advokatsamfund
Estonia Estonian Bar Association (Eesti Advokatuur)
Finland asianajaja/advokat The Finnish Bar Association (Suomen Asianajajaliitto)
France - (Hauts de Seine) avocat Ordre des Avocats des Hauts de Seine
France - (Le Havre) avocat Ordre des Avocats au Barreau du Havre
France - (Lyons) avocat Ordre des Avocats au Barreau de Lyon
France - (Paris) avocat Ordre des Avocats à la Cour de Paris
France - (Rouen) avocat Ordre des Avocats à la Cour d'Appel de Rouen
Germany – (Berlin) Rechtsanwalt Steuerberater Rechtsanwaltskammer Berlin Steuerberaterkammer Berlin
Germany – (Bremen) Rechtsanwalt Hanseatische Rechtsanwaltskammer Bremen
Germany – (Cologne) Rechtsanwalt Steuerberater Vorstand der Rechtsanwaltskammer Köln Steuerberaterkammer Köln
Germany – (Düsseldorf) Rechtsanwalt Rechtsanwaltskammer Düsseldorf
Germany – (Frankfurt) Rechtsanwalt Rechtsanwaltskammer Frankfurt am Main
Germany – (Hamburg) Rechtsanwalt Hanseatische Rechtsanwaltskammer Hamburg
Germany – (Hesse) Steuerberater Steuerberaterkammer Hessen
Germany – (Karlsruhe) Rechtsanwalt Rechtsanwaltskammer Karlsruhe
Germany – (Munich) Rechtsanwalt Rechtsanwaltskammer München
Germany – (Saxony) Rechtsanwalt Rechtsanwaltskammer Sachsen
Germany - (Schleswig-Holstein) Rechtsanwalt Rechtsanwaltskammer Schleswig-Holstein
Germany - (Stuttgart) Rechtsanwalt Rechtsanwaltskammer Stuttgart
Greece – (Athens) dikegóros Law Society of Athens/Dikegorikos Syllogos Athenon
Hungary –(Budapest) ügyvéd Budapesti Ügvédi Kamara
Ireland solicitor barrister Law Society of Ireland
Italy – (Aosta) avvocato Consiglio dell'Ordine degli Avvocati di Aosta
Italy - (Bologna) avvocato Consiglio dell'Ordine degli Avvocati e Procuratori Legali Bologna
Italy - (Genoa) avvocato Consiglio dell'Ordine degli Avvocati di Genova
Italy - (Isernia) avvocato Consiglio dell'Ordine degli Avvocati di Isernia
Italy - (Milan) avvocato Consiglio dell'Ordine degli Avvocati di Milano
Italy - (Mondovì) avvocato Consiglio dell'Ordine Avvocati di Mondovì
Italy - (Naples) avvocato Consiglio dell'Ordine Avvocati di Napoli
Italy - (Padua) avvocato Ordine degli Avvocati di Padova
Italy - (Pavia) avvocato Ordine degli Avvocati di Pavia
Italy - (Rome) avvocato Consiglio dell'Ordine degli Avvocati di Roma
Italy - (Trapani) avvocato Consiglio dell‘Ordine degli Avvocati di Trapani
Italy - (Turin) avvocato Consiglio dell'Ordine Avvocati Torino
Italy - (Venice) avvocato Consiglio dell'Ordine Avvocati di Venezia
Italy - (Voghera) avvocato Ordine degli Avvocati di Voghera
Latvia attorney at law The Latvian Council of Sworn Advocates (Latvijas Zvērinātu advokātu kolēģija)
Lithuania avocat/Rechtsanwalt notaire Lithuanian Bar Association (Lietuvos advokatūra)
Luxembourg – (City of Luxembourg) avocat Ordre des Avocats
Malta avukat prokuratur legali notary Chamber of Advocates/ Commission for the Administration of Justice
Netherlands Advocaat Notaris Nederlandse Orde van Advocaten Koninklijke Notarielle Beroepsorganisatie
Poland adwokat Naczelna Rada Adwokacka
Poland – (Kraków) radca prawny Rada Okręgowej Izby Radców Pravnych w Krakowie
Poland – (Olsztyn) radca prawny Okręgowa Izba Radców Pravnych Olsztyn
Poland – (Warsaw) radca prawny Rada Okręgowej Izby Radców Pravnych w Warszawie
Portugal advogado Ordem dos Advogados
Romania(Bucharest) avocat Baroul Bucureşti
Slovakia advokát/advokátka Slovenská Advokátska Komora
Slovenia abogado/advocat/abokatu/avogado notario Slovene Bar Association (Odvetniške zbornice Slovenije) under supervision of the Constitutional Court
Spain - (Barcelona) advocate Ilustre Colegi d'Advocats de Barcelona
Spain - (Madrid) abogado Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Madrid
Sweden advokat Sveriges Advokatsamfund

European Economic Area

Jurisdiction Profession Regulatory body
Iceland Lögmaður” (advocate) The Icelandic Bar Association (Lögmannafélag Íslands)
Liechtenstein advokat Liechtenstein Bar Association (Liechtensteinische Rechtsanwaltskammer)
Norway advocate (advokater) Norwegian Bar Association (Advokatforeningen)

United States of America

Jurisdiction Profession Regulatory body
California attorney-at-law State Bar of California
New York attorney-at-law attorney-at-law Supreme Court of New York

Commonwealth

Jurisdiction Profession Regulatory body
Australia – (New South Wales) solicitor Law Society of New South Wales
Australia – (Queensland) solicitor Queensland Law Society Inc.
Australia – (Victoria) barrister and solicitor Law Institute of Victoria

Other jurisdictions

Jurisdiction Profession Regulatory body
Beirut/Lebanon attorney at law Beirut Bar Association /Lebanon County Bar Association
Jordan advocate Jordan Bar Association
Sudan advocate Sudan Bar Association
Switzerland Rechtsanwalt/Anwalt/Fürsprecher/ Fürsprech/avocat/avvocato/advokat Regulation is conducted by legislation with the 26 cantons of practice.
Turkey avukat Istanbul Barosu

Other regulators

Organisation Profession Regulatory body
ITMA Trademark Attorney Intellectual Property Regulation Board
CIPA Patent Attorney Intellectual Property Regulation Board
CiLEX Legal Executive (Fellow) CILEx Regulation
Cost Lawyers Association of Costs Lawyers Costs Lawyer Standards Board