03.08.2011 03.Aw-Elul, 5771
Israel ranks 1st in the world in terms of number of lawyers
Last year, according to a report, Israel had an average of eight judges per 100,000 inhabitants.
Israel ranks first in the number of lawyers and 43rd in the number of judges, relative to the country's population. It is also in 21st place in the number of civil cases filed, an internal report by Israel's Courts Administration stated.
The report compared Israeli data from last year to comparable information from 55 other Western and Middle Eastern countries….