Regulation Directory project - Nepal

Legal Jurisdictions

Nepal

Lawyer Title(s)

Baristha Adhivakta (Senior Advocate) Adhivakta (Advocate) Abhivakta (Pleader) Abhikarta (Agent) The first two categories of legal practitioners can appear and argue before any court including Supreme Court. The later two can appear before up to Court of Appeal excluding the Supreme Court.

Regulator(s) of Admission

Nepal Bar Council

Contact/URL

http://www.nepalbar.org/      

Regulator(s) of Practice

Nepal Bar Council

Contact/URL

http://www.nepalbar.org/  

Disciplinary Authorities

Nepal Bar Council

Contact/URL

http://www.nepalbar.org/  

Primary Legislative Source

Nepal Bar Council Act 2050 [1993]

Contact/URL

http://www.lawcommission.gov.np/index.php?option=com_remository&func=fileinfo&id=599&Itemid=14&lang=en