Parantapa Sciences works towards solving complex problems using a data-driven, community-led and design-based approach.
They develop multidisciplinary solutions across analytics, social science, community development, marketing, legal and other areas to solve multi-layered social issues. The organization does field research on social issues in challenging and have clients including Fortune 500 companies, The Indian Government and Non-Profit Organisations.
Number of Vacancies
1 (one): Human Rights Litigator
The purpose of the role is to increase convictions and engage with the relevant stakeholders within the judiciary ecosystem.
They are looking for a hands-on go-getter who will roll up his/her sleeves and understand the on-ground, tactical and strategic aspects of successful litigation.
The candidate must be a law graduate and a Bar Council licence holder.
The candidate must have some experience of representing human trafficking victims/human rights.
The candidate must hold the knowledge of POCSO, ITPA, CRPC, IPC and all laws related to offense against human body and criminal economic offenses.
The candidate with experience of representing human trafficking victims/ human rights will be preferred.
The candidate must be proficient in Marathi.
The candidate must be a go-getter, high on attention to detail and has the emotional quotient to support victims.
The candidate will be responsible to:
Represent all case proceedings including bail hearings, pre-trial hearings, custody hearings, trial proceedings, and appeal and assist the public prosecutor when required.
Conduct legal research and prepare written briefs used to develop case strategy and ensure the current strategy complies with the law.
Draft applications, petitions, and closing arguments to support the public prosecutor in all cases and other referral cases.
Develop and implemented litigation plans for each case.
Develop Relationships with Stakeholders.
Advice and trained government authorities, aftercare homes and other partners on legal issues related to commercial sexual exploitation.
Advise the team on measures to Increase convictions and ensuring compensation for 100% victims.
Maintain Internal Relationships with Operations, Aftercare, Social Workers, Client Engagement, Research Function, Analytics.
How to apply?
Interested candidates must email their CVs to recruiting[at]parantapasciences.com.
Why should you join them?
If you are looking to make the world a better place for women and children, help restore faith in law and justice, this is the place for you.