All about NLU Placements and Recruiters

What drives you professionally? What pushes you towards a career- power, status or money? Law manages to combine the three successfully. Every aspirant dreams of studying law at a National Law University. Thereafter, every lawyer dreams of working for an esteemed law firm. The elite club of such firms rank very high in terms of professional growth, work culture, respect for skills, nurturing an employee’s individuality and salary.
This article lists the top national law firms, international law firms, and business organizations that have been making a beeline at the National Law Universities to recruit through the campus placements. Indisputably, the National Law Universities have the reputation of selecting, nurturing and grooming the best in the field of law. Where campus placements are concerned, the National Law Universities get the best piece of the pie. Quite naturally, the most well reputed firms and organizations want the best talent to work for their banners.
Top NLU Campus Placement Recruiters: Indian Law Firms

The salary amounts being offered, by the top Indian law firms, to NLU graduates have doubled in the last few years. This can be attributed to the growth of the corporate sector. The top law firms are hiring lawyers from the NLU campuses and are paying salaries between 15-18 lakhs, per annum.
The table enlists the top Indian law firms that have been participating in the NLU placements:

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas
Luthra & Luthra
Khaitan & Co.
Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan
ALG India
J Sagar Associates
Majumdar & Partners
Mehta & Mehta Associates
Saikrishna Associates
Trilegal
AZB & Partners
Talwar Thakore & Associates
S & R Associates
Vaish Associates
BMR Legal
Tuli & Co.
TPM Solicitors
Arthe Law
Wadia Gandhy
SK Farhan & Associates
Nexus Legal
LexPlosion Solutions
Chambers of Advocate Karan Joseph
Top NLU Placement Recruiters: International Law Firms

India has emerged as one of the most promising and fastest economies in the world. There has been a huge surge in the foreign investment through an expansion of the overseas operations of various multinational corporate giants.  Foreign firms are participating in NLU placements to find Indian lawyers with dual-qualifications - qualification to work in India and abroad. Indian regulations prohibit foreign firms from having an office in India or advising on Indian law. They, however, can do this in cooperation with the Indian bar and work with Indian law firms.
The table enlists the top International law firms that have been participating in the NLU placements:

Linklaters and Freehills
Herbert Smith
Allen & Overy
Norton Rose
Ashurst
Freshfields Buckhaus Deringer
Slaughter and May
DLA Piper
Baker & Mckenzie
Jones Day
Gibson Dunn
Clifford Chance
Top NLU Placement Recruiters: Business Organizations

Various banks and business houses have been recruiting through NLU campus placement sessions to induct the best lawyers in their legal teams.
The table enlists the top business houses that have been participating in the NLU placements:

ICICI
Deloitte
All India Reporter (AIR)
L&T Finance
Eastern Book Co.
Wipro
Deutsche Bank
KPMG
Today, lawyers are expected to be experts in a wide range of practice areas. NLU graduates have proved their mettle while dealing with commercial disputes, cross-border disputes and domestic legal issues. The salary offered by the enlisted or non-listed recruiters has been increasing consistently, owing to the growing complexity of legal issues.
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