Patna High Court invites applications from eligible candidates for the post of 16 posts of Law Assistants on contract basis in the High Court of Judicature at Patna by the way of 'Selection through Advertisement' under the relevant Clauses of the 'Revised Scheme for Engagement of Law Assistants in the High Court of Judicature at Patna, 2021'

No of post: 16

Age limit: A candidate applying for engagement as Law Assistant must not be below 18 years of age as on the 1st January, 2022.

Essential Qualifications: Applications are invited from candidates who are-

Law Graduates/ Post Graduates from a University/ College recognized by Bar Council of India shall be eligible to apply/ serve as Law Assistant provided that the applicant has passed LL.B/ LL.M examination within two years from the date of detailed advertisement.

Also, their candidature must be recommended by a designated Senior Advocate of this Court or by the Head of the last Law School/ College/ University attended by him/her.


A final year Law student pursuing 03 year/ 05 year Law Course shall also be eligible to apply for the post of Law Assistant subject to production of provisional degree certificate on the date of his/ her interview for being considered for selection. Such applicants will have to submit/ upload copies of marksheet/ gradesheet attested by Head/ Dean/ Director of institution/ department of last preceding year (2nd year/ 4th year) along with their application forms.

Application fee: Rs. 250/- only (Rupees Two hundred and Fifty only). The application fee once paid shall not not be refunded under any circumstances.

How to apply: Interested candidates may apply online through the link provided on the official website i.e. only after payment of an application. The link shall remain active from 01.06.2022 to 23.06.2022 till 23:55 hrs., after which the link shall be disabled. The application submitted through speed post must contain all duly attested copies of required certificate along with a proof that their applications were not accepted through online mode on account of a technical issue. They must enclose a Demand Draft of the requisite examination fee issued in favour of the Registrar General, Patna High Court, payable at Patna.

Last date to apply: 23rd June 2022

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