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Justice Wahhab urges lawyers to inspire people for ADR

DHAKA, Jan 14, 2017 (BSS) - Senior Judge of the Appellate Division Justice Md Abdul Wahhab Miah today urged the lawyers to inspire the justice seekers to go for alternative dispute resolution (ADR) in disposing of cases.

The apex court judge came up with the observation while addressing an orientation program organized by Supreme Court Bar Association for the lawyers those were given certificates to practice at the High Court Division in 2016, as chief guest.

Presided over by Supreme Court Bar Association president advocate Yusuf Hossain Humayun, the program was also addressed by Justice Syed Muhammad Dastagir Husain, Justice M Enayetur Rahim and bar association secretary AM Mahbub Uddin Khokon, among others.

"Legal profession is the most respected profession in the society and the motto of this profession is honesty, responsibility and study," Justice Wahhab said, adding, "a good lawyer can play an important role for the society and for the state as well."

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)