22 January 2013
i have a query , as per the bar council rule were an advocate Joins an alternate employment he is required to surrender his registration certificate with the bar council.
my query is the were an advocates Joins an alternate employment and fails to surrender his registration certificate with the bar council and subsequently after a short period he resigns from that employment and resumes his practice. in the circumstances, as the advocate has already resumed his practice he is not in the position to surrender his registration certificate....what the advocate is required to do under the circumstances? and would he be facing any penalty..for this innocuous lapse on his part .. Kindly reply .