Justice Ramalingam administers oath to newly enrolled advocates

Excelsior Correspondent

SRINAGAR, Apr 22: Jammu and Kashmir State Judicial Academy today organized oath ceremony for newly enrolled advocates of Kashmir province at J&K State Judicial Academy complex, Mominabad Srinagar.
The oath was administered by   Justice Ramalingam Sudhakar, Acting Chief Justice, (Chief-patron, J&K State Judicial Academy). The Chief Justice addressed more than 200 newly enrolled advocates on the occasion and impressed upon them to work hard to assert their position in the legal profession.
“Patience and perseverance coupled with courtesy and respect for the court are the keys to success for every good lawyer. Certainty of legal advice depends upon your hardwork, competence and knowledge of law. Consistent hard work by a young lawyer always bear the fruits. There is no alternative for hard work in legal profession, if you want to succeed. It will certainly take you to the higher levels. Also ensure that the petition you file is maintainable in law and nature of relief which your client is ultimately going to get,” the Acting Chief Justice said.
For the first time in the State, the State Judicial Academy will introduce regular programme for newly enrolled advocates to be conducted by Academic professionals, senior advocates and law faculty to enhance the quality and productivity of young advocates.
On this occasion, Acting Chief Justice introduced the concept of the programme `introduction to legal profession’ for young advocates of Jammu and Kashmir beginning on  May 12, 2018 at Jammu & Srinagar, respectively. Nearly 54 advocates present have given their consent for participation. This programme will be organised on regular basis and at the time of enrolment.