Bar on seeking adjournments, minimum age of 45/15 years of practice: Madras HC notifies Senior Advocate Designation Rules, 2020

One restriction prescribed by the Madras High Court now is that a Senior Advocate cannot ask for adjournments or appear to make mentions.
Madras High Court
Madras High Court

The Madras High Court is the latest to join the list of High Courts that have issued rules for the process of designating Senior Advocates following the Supreme Court's 2017 ruling in Indira Jaising v. Supreme Court and anr.

Titled the Madras High Court Designation of Senior Advocates Rules, 2020, the Rules prescribe the qualification criteria, privileges and the process of Senior Advocate designation.

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