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Duty of an Advocate towards Court and Client

  Lawyers are considered to be the protectors of Justice and their duties should be to serve society. The legal profession is one of the most respectable professions and such respect has to be earned by discharging various duties. Following are the duties which the lawyers need to discharge. Duty towards the Court- An advocate should be clear on his facts and he should be precise, clear, concise in his arguments. An advocate should not behave rudely while submitting his arguments. An advocate must tactfully present the matters. An advocate has the duty to not mislead the court. An advocate shall not use any illegal and improper means to influence the decisions of the court. An advocate should adhere to the dress code while appearing in the code. He should avoid wearing a band or gown in public places to maintain the sanctity of the profession. An advocate should maintain his dignity and self-respect while presenting his case or while acting Infront of the court. An advocate shall not c