iPleaders is working in collaboration with top universities and government bodies for the last 4 years to make practical legal education from the industry accessible for various focus groups. We work on transforming what training one can give to budding lawyers, law students, entrepreneurs, government officials and others who want to use law to create or progress towards their dream career.
We are announcing research fellowships for young practitioners, who have at least 2 years’ work experience in the relevant field who will be able to commit a minimum of 2 months for creating practical legal courses, which would help in creating the next generation of extraordinary lawyers and business leaders.
The fellowships are described in detail below:
- iPleaders Senior Research Fellow – Corporate Laws (Includes M&A, Capital Markets and Banking and Finance)
- iPleaders Senior Research Fellow – Intellectual Property and Information Technology Laws
- iPleaders Senior Research Fellow – Litigation Strategy, Regulatory Litigation and Alternate Dispute Resolution (Arbitration and Mediation)
Selected fellows will spend their time in research and creating course materials (on their own and in coordination with industry experts) around their areas of expertise and specialization during their committed period. We have a comfortable, homely and a highly energetic work environment.
If you have worked in the industry and are switching jobs, on a break or you want to do something by which you can make a difference, this can be highly exciting.
The work involved will include research and content creation (by yourself and in coordination with industry experts) on various subject areas in connection with business laws, commercial and regulatory litigation.
Minimum 2 years’ work experience in a law firm (advisory and transactional work) or in litigation.
Honorarium of INR 20,000 per month with further incentive of up to INR 10,000
In addition, if your work is accepted and used for any course conducted by a university in collaboration with iPleaders, a special certificate of acknowledgment recognizing your contribution will be provided from such university.
2 – 3 months
How to apply
This position is relevant if you are interested in joining a rapidly growing startup, be part of the legal education and technology revolution in India, and make a difference. If you are interested, please mail your CV to [email protected] with the subject line “Resume for iPleaders Senior Research Fellow”.