District Legal Services Authority, Salem: Applications are invited for engaging qualified Advocates/Panel Lawyers on contract basis for the following categories in the Legal Aid Defence Counsel System.

Post Name – Chief, Deputy Chief and Assistant

Total No of Post – 5

Post Date – 27/01/2020


Important Dates
  • Starting Date of Offline Application – 27/01/2020
  • Ending Date of Offline Application – 01/02/2020

Vacancy Details

Post NameTotal PostQualificationSalary 
Chief – Legal Aid Defense Counsel1Practice in Criminal law for at least 10 years Excellent oral and written communication skills. Excellent understanding of criminal law. (Know more, read full notification)Rs.50,000 /- per month
Deputy Chief – Legal Aid Defense Counsel 2Practice in Criminal law for at least 7 years.Excellent oral and written communication skills.Excellent understanding of criminal law. (Know more, read full notification)Rs.30,000 /- per month
Assistant – Legal Aid Defense Counsel2Practice in Criminal law from 0 to 3 years.Good oral and written communication skills.Thorough understanding of the ethical duties of a defence counsel. (Know more, read full notification)Rs.20,000 /- per month

Other Information

How to Apply:   All the Applications, with passport size photos affixed and duly self-attested on the right margin of the application, in the space provided, as mentioned should be submitted along with self-attested copies of all the testimonials, certificate should be despatched through register post with a self-addressed stamped envelope with a Cover on or before 01.02.2020 so as to reach the office of The Chairman, District Legal Services Authority, Yercaud Road, Hasthampatty, Salem – 636007. The applications received after the last date will not be entertained under any circumstances.

Important Links

NotificationClick Here
Official WebsiteClick Here