Advocates Hiring in University of Hyderabad | Vacancy for LLB, BALLB, LLM

UNIVERSITY OF HYDERABAD

P.O. Central University, Gachibowli, Hyderabad-500046, Telangana State.
(A Central University established in 1974 by an Act of Parliament u/s 24/1974)

Notification No. UoH/Legal/2021/44                                   Date: 05/04/2021

About The University of Hyderabad

The University of Hyderabad (UoH) has been ranked fourth best among Universities in the country by the National Institutional Ranking Framework of MHRD for the year 2019. It was declared the Best Central University for the year 2015 and given the Visitor’s Award by the then Hon bie President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee. UoH is in the top league of institutions with QS Global Rankings 600-650 (2019-20). It is among the top 100 fastest growing Universities under the age of 50.

NOTICE INVITING APPLICATIONS FOR EMPANELMENT OF ADVOCATES

The University of Hyderabad invites Applications from eligible Advocates for Empanelment of Advocates/Law firms to represent the University before different Courts and Tribunal, rendering legal advice, drafting and vetting of petitions, appeals, replies, etc.

The practicing advocates who are registered with Bar Council of India/State Bar Councils are eligible for empanelment. The qualification, experience, schedule of fee other terms and conditions and the application format in which the application has to be made, have been prescribed.

The advocates/firms who are on the existing panel of University of Hyderabad Shall cease to be on the panel of University of Hyderabad after new panel is finalized against this notice. Therefore, they may also apply afresh in response to this Notice /Advt.

How to apply:

Eligible practicing advocate/Law Firm must submit application in the format prescribed In Annexure “A” enclosed herewith, along with all supporting documents in a sealed envelope to :-

The Deputy Registrar,
Recruitment/EC & Legal Cell,
Room No. 2214, First Floor,
Administration Building,
University of Hyderabad
Gachibowli

Hyderabad — 500 046

The envelope should be super scribed as following:-

“Application for Empanelment of Advocates/Law firms to represent the University of Hyderabad before different Courts of Law”

The last date of receiving Applications in the prescribed format along with supporting documents is 20/05/2021.

Mere Submission of Application for empanelment at University of Hyderabad does not confer any right f/assurance whatsoever to an applicant that he/she will be empaneled on the panel of University of Hyderabad. Letters to advocates confirming their empanelment will be issued by University of Hyderabad separately.

GUIDELINES FOR EMPANELMENT OF ADVOCATES

Following guidelines are designed to provide and regulate the manner and procedure for empaneling the advocates to represent and assist University of Hyderabad before various courts including the district courts.

Eligibility of Empanelment:

Before filling the application form, the Advocates/Law Firm are advised to carefully read and follow the eligibility criteria, instructions and terms & conditions for empanelment of Advocates in University of Hyderabad mentioned herein below:
Qualification & Experience:

a) Bachelor degree in Law from a recognized University and registration with Bar Council of India/ State Bar Councils.

b) Professional experience of at least 15 years in handling Central Universities/ other Central Educational Institutes such as Indian Institute of Technology’s {IIT’s), Indian Institute of Management’s (IIM’s), Indian Institute of Science Education’s (ISE’s), National Institute of Technology’s (NIT’s) etc., and Government departments cases.(W.Ps., Writ Appeals and Civil Suits} in The Hon’ble High Court and District Courts.

c) The Advocates / Law Firms should be familiar with various branches of law especially those conceiving laws of matters related to various writs, PIL, Land Disputes/Constitutional/Service Laws/Contract Laws/Property Laws and Taxations, etc.

Documents required to be submitted by the Advocate:

The Advocates will be required to submit their Applications along with latest passport size photograph in the prescribed format as given in Annexure-A. The self-attested copies of the following documents are required to be submitted with application:

a) Certificates in support of educational qualifications of Advocate (Senior Partner in case of law firm)

b) Certificate of Registration with Bar Council.

c) Identity card issued by Bar Association/ Bar Council.

d) Details regarding representation of other Govt. /PSU/ Statutory Bodies/ Universities etc.

e) Documents regarding empanelment with other Organizations, if any.

f) Details of office Infrastructure and number of Associates in addition to office staff.

g) Other relevant information, if any.

Procedure for Empanelment:

The Competent Authority of University of Hyderabad will consider the applications for Empanelment in terms of these guidelines only on merit after due notice in this regard is published on the website of the University. For this purpose, the Competent Authority of University may authorize group of officers of University and such authorized officers while appraising the applications of the Advocate/Law firm, may consider the following points:

a} Length of practice and specialization.

b) Proper and adequate infrastructure such as office premises, number of junior Advocates, assistants, clerks etc.

c) 3 years Annual income-tax return filed with the Tax Authorities.

d) Track record and integrity.

e) If considered necessary, an enquiry with the respective Bar Council/ Bar Association about the claims and conduct of the Advocate to be empanelled may be made and credentials may also be verified.

f) If the Advocate is empanelled by other organizations/authorities, opinion of those organizations may be obtained.

g) The applicant advocate must apply on the format prescribed by the University of Hyderabad only. No other format will be entertained.

h} Any application received after the last date prescribed in the advertisement shall not be entertained.

i) No applicant advocate shall be called for interview/interaction unless he/she satisfies the eligibility conditions and is shortlisted for the same.

j) Depending upon the requirement and number of applications received, University of Hyderabad reserves the right to be shortlist the candidates and to be empaneled.

k) Merely fulfilling the eligibility criteria will not confer any right on an applicant advocate to be empaneled.

l) The decision of the competent authority of University of Hyderabad regarding short listing and selection of the candidates shall be final.

m) A list of shortlisted applicant advocates with the cate, Time and venue of interaction session will be uploaded on our website i.e. www.uohyd.ac.in.

n) The applicant advocate shall bring original documents at the time of interaction with the University of Hyderabad committee.

0) The list of selected advocates wili be made available on University of Hyderabad website www.uohyd.ac.in. Letter to applicant advocates confirming their empanelment will be issued by the University of Hyderabad.

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