Legal Profession


Bar Associations

Legal Education

Law Firms And Lawyers

  • Directories of Lawyers Research Guide: Resources from the J. Michael Goodson Law Library.
  • Online access to the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory with biographical information on attorneys. Find by name, firm, area of practice, location or language using the advanced search feature. Separate lists for US government lawyers (in Washington, D.C.) and corporate counsel.
  • FindLaw Lawyer Directory: Search for attorneys by name, office, location, practice area and by keyword. Entries contain name, firm, address, phone and type of practice.
  • Self-listing database of law firms, experts, and alternative dispute resolution professionals, etc. Contains many international listings.
Legal Ethics

  • Legal Ethics Research Guide: Resources from the J. Michael Goodson Law Library.
  • North Carolina State Bar: This organization regulates the practice of law in North Carolina. On their website, you can find a directory of lawyers licensed to practice in the state, professional ethics opinions, and information about lawyers who have been disciplined.  
  • Researching Attorney Discipline (FindLaw): Links to lawyer disciplinary organizations for all fifty states.
  • Last updated 7/2015 jlb

Back to top


Duke University School of Law is approved by the Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar of the American Bar Association, 321 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654, 312-988-6738.