Amulya Patnaik's retirement comes at a time when the police in the national capital are drawing flak over the manner of handling the large-scale student protests.
The lawyers have filed a plea in the High Court, seeking action against Delhi Police officials for agitating in public.
The lawyers will resume work from Saturday in the six district courts.
The attack on policemen in Alwar district comes a day after thousands of police personnel staged an 11-hour long protest in Delhi Police Headquarters.
In the video, lawyers can be seen barging inside the administrative area of the court and assaulting policemen.