1. Scope and Objective

(1) The Rules of Conduct of the ADGM Courts ("Rules") apply to lawyers appearing before the ADGM Courts.
(2) The purpose of these Rules is to assist lawyers to act ethically and in accordance with the principles set out in these Rules.
(3) Lawyers must comply with the Rules, notwithstanding any provision to the contrary in any rules of conduct to which they are subject in any other jurisdiction in which the lawyers are duly authorised to practise law.
(4) Failure to comply with these Rules may give rise to sanctions by the Courts in accordance with Rule 10 of these Rules.