Lawyer acting as client's power of attorney cannot appear as advocate in same case: Delhi High Court

The court also directed that its orders to be placed before all the trial courts asking them to scrupulously follow the aspect as it has been settled in various judgments.
Lawyer acting as client's power of attorney cannot appear as advocate in same case: Delhi High Court
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The Delhi High court recently held that the practice of advocates acting as power of attorney holders of their clients and representing them as advocates in the matter is contrary to the provisions of the Advocates Act 1961 (Anil Kumar and Anr v Amit).

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