The modern legal profession in India is the product of the legal system that was evolved by Britishers since the time of the East India Company. At present the principle instrument for regulation of the legal profession and legal education in our country is the Advocates Act. Most of the provisions of the said Act is briefly explained in these notes. These notes are provided with a view to assist and guide the lawyers and law students in the area of legal profession. If you are a law student these notes not only help you with your LLB exams but also in your conduct as an Advocate.