Law Clerk Vacancy at Madras High Court

The High Court of Madras has invited applications from the eligible candidates for the Post of Law clerk to the Hon'ble Judges on adhoc basis for a period of one year.

Name of Post: Law Clerk

Age Limit: Candidates should not have attained the age of 30 years as on the last date fixed for the receipt of the applications.

Pay Scale: Rs.7, 500/- (under revision within the ceiling of Rs.25,000/-)

Eligibility criteria



  1. Candidate should be a Graduate in Law (under 10+2+3+3 or 10+2+5 pattern) from the recognized Universities in the Indian Union and recognized by the Bar Council of India for admission as Advocate or Attorney of an Indian Court.
  2. Candidates who have passed all his/her Examinations in the first attempt are alone eligible to apply.
  3. Candidates, who have obtained his /her Law Degree not earlier than two years as on the date of Notification, are only eligible to apply for the assignment as Law Clerk.
  4. Candidates pursuing Post Graduate Degree in Law or any other Degrees or Programmes requiring their compulsory attendance elsewhere are not eligible to apply for the assignment as Law Clerk.


How to Apply

Candidates possessing the required qualifications may submit their applications duly signed containing full particulars viz., Name of the Applicant, Father's Name, Academic Qualifications, Age, Date of Birth, Address for Communication with contact Telephone/ Mobile Number and a Passport size Photograph affixed on the right side top of the Application supported by copies of Educational Certificates including the statement of marks obtained in Law Degree (duly self attested by the candidate). Original Testimonials need not be enclosed.

Applications must be sent through Registered Post with Acknowledgement Due and superscribed on the envelope as "Application for the post of Law Clerk to the Hon'ble Judges", and addressed to The Registrar General, High Court, Madras-600 104.

Last date for submission of application: 24.04.2015.

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