The article analyzes the concept of “legal assistance”, discussed the philosophical and legal foundation of its existence, the basis of which laid the claim that a person who adheres to the norms of morality in daily life, according to adhere to and the requirements of the law, because it is based on universal values, developed by throughout the existence of human norms, which are the first regulators of social life. Substantiates that the level of legal aid directly affects personality, which it provides – a lawyer, which his professional activities appeals to syncretism of law and morality, conscious realization in practice of morality and special rules, expressing responsibility, justice, patriotism and recognition of the dignity each person. The attention to the fact that the update legal assistance as the legal and philosophical phenomenon is possible only if this anthropocentric concept.
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