150 years of the Bombay Bar Association: A league of legends

Varun Marwah November 21 2016

The past Saturday witnessed the sesquicentenary celebration of one of the oldest bar associations in the country: the Bombay Bar Association (BBA). Not only were several stalwarts of the bar and the bench present there, the event launched a coffee table book, and also had short play which was a (modern day) reenactment of the Bal Gangadhar Tilak’s trial.

The Supreme Court of Bombay was inaugurated on 8th May, 1824 with just five practitioners (four barristers and one advocate general) constituting the . . .

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