Lawyers specialize in criminal law

Law

Law After 12th Class

Lawyers generally practice before judges in the Subordinate courts, Administrative tribunals, High courts and the Supreme courts. Their practice pertains to mainly private matters and public matters. Lawyers specialize in criminal law, real estate, civil law, tax, international law, labor, family, constitutional law, corporate law, excise law, customs and transportation etc.. The jobs involve giving legal advice and representing clients in legal matters. Lawyers as advocates and advisers in court, present the facts of the case to the judges, cross examine witnesses and finally sum up the reasons as to why the court should decide in their clients favor. Lawyers also work in the legal department of firms, in defense services, as political advisers, in government legal services, with the judiciary as Magistrate, District and Session Judge, Munsif, Public Prosecutors, Solicitors, Attorney General, Advocates etc. For Law you need to have good intellect, ability to assimilate and analyze facts, good judgment to distinguish the relevant from the irrelevant. Qualities of good speech and excellent presentation skills, integrity, character and mental and physical stamina are qualities of good lawyers.

Law Courses After 12th Class

Name of Course/College Eligibility Scheme of Examination Important dates
Bachelor of Law 5 years Integrated course from I.P. University 10+2 with 50% marks Entrance test 21/2 hr. (i) English language & comprehension, (ii) General awareness, (iii) Reasoning, (iv) Legal Aptitude) Sale of prospectus -Ist wk. of January, Last Date of submission -end of March, Entrance Exam -2nd week of May
B.A.LLB (Hons.) from Jamia Milia Islamia University 10+2 with 50% marks Entrance test
B.A. LLB (Hons) for 7 National Law Schools. 10+2 with 50% marks Common law entrance test of two hours duration; objective type test consisting of English language, general knowledge, mathematics, legal and logical reasoning Notification – last wk. of Jan. Submission -1st wk. of April, Exam. date -1st wk. of May Result -2nd wk. of May
B.A. LLB (Hons)  National Law Schools  of Delhi 10+2 with 50% marks All India Entrance Exam. Notification- Apr./May  Last date – May