REVEALED: Salaries and Packages of BIG and small Recruiters

Economic Times, Business Standard and such mainstream newspapers regularly shout-out the 12-15 Lakhs Per Annum pay packages that graduates from top NLUs placed at big law firms get. This has lead gullible parents and law aspirants to believe that this is reflective of the legal industry as a whole. Nothing could be further from truth. Here, we are trying to set things right.

HELP US? Fill the form here and help us get more information. We are especially looking to get information about the lesser known recruiters in small cities in towns. 

Errors and Omissions Excepted (E&OE). The information is correct to the best of our knowledge but we are not responsible for any error that might have crept in. In case of an error please leave a comment on this post or contact us at [email protected]

Delhi and NCR

Delhi High Court Litigation: Rs. 20,000/Month [General survey by a reader]

A & A Law Office, Delhi: Rs. 25,000/Month

Athena Law Associates, Delhi: Rs. 15,000/Month [Tax Law Firm]

Advaita Legal, Delhi: 8.5 Lakhs PA CTC

[Best friends law firm of KPMG. Upcoming law firm in taxation area]

Clasis Law, Delhi: Rs. 6 Lakhs PA

Global Jurix, Delhi : Rs. 3,50,000 PA

iPleaders: Rs. 3-5 Lacs PA

Maheshwari and Co., New Delhi: Rs. 17,500/Month [10% TDS is cut]

Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan, Delhi: Rs. 7 Lakhs PA

Lawyer’s Collective, Delhi: Rs. 27,000/Month in hand

Majumdar & Partners, Delhi: Rs. 6 Lacs PA

Manupatra, Delhi : Rs. 2,40,000 PA

OSC Legal, Delhi: Rs. 5 Lakhs PA

Pangea3, Nodia: 5 Lakhs PA CTC with Rs. 38,000/month in hand [Only for campus hires].

Singh and Associates, New Delhi: Rs. 7 Lacs PA

Star India Pvt. Ltd., Gurgaon: 10 Lakhs PA

SKV Associates, Delhi: Rs. 4 Lakhs PA

Tanikella Rastogi Associates, Delhi: Rs. 3 Lakhs PA

Trilegal, New Delhi: Rs. 94000/Month [Maximum bonus- Rs. 210000 (Annual). This is at the A0 level]

UnitedLex, Gurgaon: 3 Lakhs PA CTC for fresh graduates with Rs. 23,500 per month in hand.

Senior Associate [2 years experience]: Rs. 4 Lakhs PA CTC with Rs. 31,500 in hand.

Y.Rajagopala Rao, Advocate, Supreme Court: Rs. 25,000/Month

Mumbai

Junior under a Senior Lawyer at Bombay High Court, Nagpur Bench: Rs. 8-10,000/Month

AZB, Mumbai: Rs. 11.5 Lacs PA

BMR Advisors, Mumbai: Rs. 5.5 Lacs PA

Crawford Bayley, Mumbai: Rs. 20-25 Thousand/Month. [NLU graduates might be paid more]

M/s Federal & Rashmikant: Rs. 6 Lakhs PA

Finsec Law Advisors: Rs. 10.8 Lacs PA

Indus Law, Mumbai: Rs. 60,000/Month

JSA, Mumbai: Rs. 10.6 Lacs PA

Khaitan, Mumbai: Rs. 13.5 Lacs PA

Phoenix Legal, Mumbai: Rs. 7.2 Lacs PA

SEBI, Mumbai: Rs. 10 Lacs PA

Seth Dua Associates, Mumbai: Rs. 10. 8 Lacs PA

Talwar Thakore and Associates: Rs. 10.5 Lacs PA

Tuli and Co., Mumbai: Rs. 45,000/Month

Wadia Ghandy, Mumbai: Rs. 6 Lacs PA

Bangalore

AMSS, Bangalore: Rs. 13 Lakhs PA

Clutch Group: Rs. 3.5 Lacs PA

Crest Law Partners, Bangalore: Rs. 6 Lacs PA

Khaitan and Company, Bangalore: Rs. 10.8 Lacs PA

Hyderabad

Inde Legal Services, Hyderabad : 3.9 Lacs PA

Quislex, Hyderabad :  3 Lacs PA

Kolkata

Attornatus : Rs. 1,80,000 PA

DP Ahuja & Co: Rs. 20,000/Month

Offshore Research Pvt. Ltd., Kolkata : Rs. 15,000/Month

R. Ginodia & Co., Kolkata :  3 Lacs PA

S. Jalan & Co.,  Kolkata : Rs. 3 Lacs PA

Organisations with unconfirmed locations

Berger Paints India Ltd.: 3 Lacs PA

Chennai

TS Gopalan & Co: Rs. 8-10,000/Month

Advocate Sivanandraj: Rs. 12,000/Month

Sathish Parasaran: Rs. 10,000/Month

P Wilson (former solicitor): Rs. 8,000/Month

SR Rajagopalan and Ragunathan: Rs. 10,000/Month

Senior Advocate Parthasarathy: Rs. 8-10,000/Month

SarvaBhauman Associates: Rs. 15,000/Month

Advocate Vel Murugan: Rs. 8-10,000/Month

Other places

SriRam General Insurance, Jaipur : Rs. 2,40,000 PA

HDFC, Raipur : Rs. 5.2 Lac PA

Law and Legislative Affairs Department, Government of Chhattisgarh : Rs. 6 Lacs PA

Economic Law Practice, Ahmedabad :  Rs. 6.5 Lacs PA

Mindcrest India Pvt. Ltd., Pune : 3.9 Lakhs PA

Selvam and Selvam, Chennai: Rs. 3 Lakhs PA.

[Hires only candidates who have interned with the firm. Review after 6 months and retainer fee increases from 35-75% depending on performance and leadership skills]

Tata Steel, Jamshedpur: 8.14 Lakhs PA (CTC?); Rs. 51,000/Month

Amarchand Mangaldas Suresh & Shroff, Chennai: Rs. 4.2-4.8 Lakhs PA

HELP US? Fill the form here and help us get more information. We are especially looking to get information about the lesser known recruiters in small cities in towns. 

Errors and Omissions Excepted (E&OE). The information is correct to the best of our knowledge but we are not responsible for any error that might have crept in. In case of an error please leave a comment on this post or contact us at [email protected]

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