Law as a Career
The sweetest dream for any law graduate is to reach at a position from where he/she can has the maximum impact on society, The name of post is Judge. Magistrate or judge is the most coveted and cherished position in the legal or judicial system of the India In a democratic and republic country like India where judiciary is as independent as executive as legislative , the importance and responsibilities of judicial system and its custodian`s can not be undermined. In fact These are the officers who interpret the law . The basic qualification to be a judge is an L.L.B. degree.
An advocate is "one who defends, who pleads another's case, or who calls for one's aid." This option involves arguing in court on a daily basis, and applying your mind to a plethora of different issues in order to win the case for your client. The job of a lawyer is to assimilate and analyze facts quickly and to identify and distinguish the relevant factors from the irrelevant in a given situation. There is, of course, scope for specialization in the following fields.
A law firm is usually a partnership between lawyers who have come together to offer their expertise to clients under one name. These partners share the profits of the firm as well as the risks (liabilities), and engage other lawyers to work with them as associates. The corporate departments of law firms advise companies on the corporate deals which they are involved in, such as acquisitions of companies, important inter-company agreements, investment in India by foreign clients, financing of massive projects undertaken by clients and so on. Major law firms, recruit from the top Indian law schools. Top Indian law firms like Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A. Shroff & Co, AZB & Partners, J Sagar & Associates, Luthra & luthra , Laxmikumaran & Sridhran, Desai and Dewanji, DSK Legal, Dua Associates etc. Most firms tend to specialize in a particular domain like Amarchand & Mangaldas is world renowned for its expertise in the banking domain, though it also operates in other areas. Anand & Anand is India's top Intellectual Property Rights firm, while Bhasin & Co does great work in dispute resolution.