Senior Counsel

Job Description is inviting applications for the Senior Counsel(s) post at our office in New Delhi, India. Lawyers with litigation experience and an interest in civil liberties, intellectual property rights law, and technology laws are encouraged to apply.

Duties and Responsibilities

The position requires working closely with the Legal Director and other advocates on a variety of cases at the intersection of technology issues, intellectual property rights, and human rights. Other responsibilities include:

  • Preparing court submissions and petitions, appearing for court hearings, and filing appropriate applications at both- District Courts and High Courts;

  • Liaison with Senior Advocates regarding writ petitions filed by;

  • Analyse laws in the areas of technology law, human rights law, information privacy, cyber security, free speech, telecommunications law, and constitutional law;

  • Work in association with other team members and policymakers, i.e. conduct meetings, draft expert opinions, contribute to consultation processes, and provide research support.

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) or Equivalent LL.M. graduates may also apply;
  • Admission in good standing to the Bar Council of India;
  • Minimum 4 years of litigation PQE, including making submissions before District and High Courts, working knowledge of Code of Civil Procedure, 1908;
  • Excellent legal drafting and analytical skills, identifying appropriate applications;
  • Familiarity with issues at the intersection of law, intellectual property rights, technology, and issues involving emerging technologies in particular;
  • Litigation experience would be preferred; however, candidates with transactional experience are also encouraged to apply.


Jangpura Extension, New Delhi, India

Application Process

Interested candidates are requested to forward their applications with a cover letter, statement of intent, resume, two writing samples (mandatory), and a reference in free document format (.pdf or .odt) ONLY to with the subject line – “Application for Senior Counsel“. INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. offers an open, supportive, and empowering environment where you are encouraged to take initiative no matter how young you are. believes in equality and opportunity for all. We consider all qualified applications without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


It will be commensurate with the candidate’s experience and be at par with industry standards.


The last date for accepting applications is April 15, 2024. Late applicants will not be considered.


For any further information regarding the application process, please reach out to us at

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