TN Junior Advocates Monthly Allowance [Stipend] Scheme 3000 Rs Apply Online, Tamil Nadu Lawyer Monthly Stipend Scheme 2020 Application Form
The Madras Bar Council came into existence when the Indian Bar Councils Act, 1926 came into force in the Presidency of Madras from 16th July 1928.
The first meeting of The Madras Bar Council was held on 9th October 1928 and it was inaugurated by the Hon’ble Chief Justice of the Madras High Court Sir V.Coutts Trotter, Bar-at-Law. In accordance with the Indian Bar Councils Act, 1926, Sir C.V.Ananthakrishna Iyer At., the Advocate General of the Presidency of Madras was the first Chairman of the Madras Bar Council.
TN Junior Advocates Monthly Allowance Scheme
Tamil Nadu govt has announced a TN Junior Advocates Monthly Allowance Scheme for 2 years to help them overcome financial difficulties. The stipend has been a long-standing demand of the Bar Council of Tamil Nadu.
The Bar Council of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry informed today that the Chief Minister of the State has sanctioned a monthly stipend of Rs.3,000/- for a period of two years to the Junior Advocates who are practicing in the state.
The timely help to the young Advocates will go a long way in ensuring that the standards of Advocates stay high and as a directive result, Tamilnadu will be able to produce great Advocates and eminent jurists in the future.”, the Bar Council Chairman PS Amalraj said.
It had earlier submitted a memorandum before the Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami urging him to grant a monthly stipend of `5,000 per month to the newly enrolled junior lawyers.
Tamil Nadu Junior Advocates 3000 Rs Stipend Scheme
Tamil Nadu government has launched a new Tamil Nadu Junior Advocates Allowance Scheme 2020 for lawyers. In this CM Advocates Welfare Scheme, the state govt. will provide Rs. 3,000 per month as a stipend to young lawyers.
The Tamil Nadu state govt. will start an online application/registration facility for eligible lawyers to avail the benefits of the scheme. The apply online process will start soon by the TN state government in which young lawyers can apply online for this scheme.
Tamil Nadu Government is implementing an Advocates Welfare Scheme for more than three decades. Under the scheme, on the demise of the advocates, currently seven lakh rupees each is being given to their families. Now as an additional measure, the young advocates are going to be handed over a monthly dole of three thousand rupees for the next two years.
CM Edappadi K. Palaniswami has announced a new TN Junior Advocates Monthly Allowance Scheme on 2 July 2020. The young lawyers will get a stipend of Rs. 3,000 per month during their first 2 years of practice. This was a long pending demand of the legal fraternity.
The CM Advocate Welfare Schemewould benefit young lawyers who otherwise find it hard to meet their basic needs during their initial years of practice.
TN Young Advocates Monthly Allowance Scheme
The timely help to the young lawyers will go a long way in ensuring that the standards of advocates stay high. As a directive result, Tamilnadu will be able to produce great Advocates and eminent jurists in the future. As per the Tamil Nadu Bar Council, around 1500 to 2000 young advocates would be benefited every year from this TN Junior Advocates Monthly Stipend Scheme for lawyers.
Lawyers play an important role in implementing rule of law in society. Every young lawyer, after enrollment with the state bar council, has to undergo training under a senior advocate for at least 2 to 3 years. Particularly, for young advocates from rural parts of the state, it takes at least 3 to 4 years to set up an individual practice.
Most such lawyers find it hard to even meet their daily expenses during the incubation period and some are even compelled to switch to another profession. Therefore, in a bid to help such young lawyers, the Young Lawyers Monthly Stipend Scheme has been sanctioned.
Bar Council Tamil Nadu Allowance Scheme
On behalf of the entire legal fraternity, The Bar Council of Tamilnadu and Puducherry thanked CM and Law Minister to sanction the stipend to young Advocates. The announcement of the TN Young Advocates Monthly Allowance Scheme is timely and would help young lawyers who have completely lost their livelihood due to the Covid-19 lockdown.