Gauhati High Court 2019 Jobs Recruitment. Gauhati High Court has released official notification for the job openings of Law Clerk vacancies. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing date is on :- 24th December, 2019.

No.of Posts and Vacancies :-

Law Clerk - 10 Posts

Job Location - Guwahati

Other Qualification Details :-

1. Online applications are invited from eligible candidates for temporary engagement 10(ten) no.s of Law Clerk in the Principal Seat of the Gauhati High Court by Direct recruitment at a consolidated pay of Rupees 20,000/- (Rupees Twenty Thousand only) per month. The engagement would be for a period of (one) year.

2. Eligibility: a) Candidate must be a Graduate/Post Graduate in Law or Doctorate in Law from any recognized University in India. b) Candidate practicing at the Bar or having professional experience or literary works in Law to their credit would get preference.

3. Duties And Functions: a) The Law Clerks shall conduct such research as to facts and Law on any case or cases pending before the Judge to whom he is attached as and when he is entrusted to do so by the judge concerned. The Law Clerk would conduct the research in printed or electronic form, statute, resolution, text, etc on the related question Of law and report the result of such research to the Judge orally or in writing as required. In doing so, the Law Clerk would have to analyze various factual aspects and facets of Law involved. b) The Law Clerk may participate in the oral discussion of the judge in the residence of the judge or in the judge's chamber or at the discussion amongst Judges who are hearing a case or have heard the case to the extent allowed by the Judge or Judges concerned.

Age: 18 - 48 Yrs

Application Fee :-

The application fee will be as follows. However, there will be no application fee for Persons with Disability. For SC/ST(P)/ST(H) Rs. 150/-, For all others Rs. 300/-

Terms and Conditions :-

1. Candidates need not submit any testimonial/certificate at the time of submission of online application. However, candidates have to produce their original testimonials regarding educational qualifications, computer qualifications, date of birth, caste, working experience, etc. at subsequent stages when asked for.

2. The list of the candidates, with allotted Roll Nos. will be published in the High Court website for the candidates' reference. If any candidate has any grievances regarding inclusion/non-inclusion etc. of his/her name in the list so published, the same should be brought to the notice of the undersigned within the stipulated period indicated in the relevant notification.

3. Candidates are advised to visit the official website ( of the High Court regularly for updates and important information, Unnecessary correspondence should be avoided. NO TA/DA shall be paid to the candidates for appearing in the written test/interview etc.

4. Application form, which is incomplete in any respect, such as, without photograph and signature, is liable to be rejected summarily.

5. Information submitted by an applicant in his/her application will bind the candidate and if found to be false, his/her candidature will be liable to be rejected.

Selection Procedure :-

Stage 1 Written Examination (Objective type multiple choices) for 120 marks of 2 hours duration on OMR sheets testing the English Proficiency (30 marks), General Knowledge (10 marks), General Aptitude (10 marks), knowledge in Law (50 marks) as well as knowledge of the Assamese language (20 marks).
Stage 2 Viva-Voce/Interview of 30 marks, Candidates in the ratio of 1:3 (3 candidates for I post) in order of merit on the basis of the marks obtained in the written the examination will be called to appear in the interview.
3. Final selection will be made on the basis of the total marks obtained by the candidates in the written examination and Interview/Viva-Voce. Where more than one candidate, obtains the same grand total marks, the candidate who obtains more marks in the written examination will get preference. Where the marks obtained by such candidates in the written examination are also the same, then the candidate who is senior in age will get preference.

Steps to Apply :-

Before applying online, candidates must possess a valid e-mail ID and Mobile Number which are mandatory for registration. E-mail ID should be kept active. Though the system is designed to send e-mail immediately acknowledging the Registration Code, sometimes due to network congestion, the e-mail/ may not be delivered, hence the candidates are requested to note down the Registration Code.

1. Starting date for submission of Online Application 10.12.2019, from 2.00 pm
2. Last date for Submission of Online Application 24.12.2019, till 5.00 pm
3. Last date for payment of Application fees: 27.12.2019 till bank transaction hour.

No. HC.XXXVII-42/2019/ 779/R.CELL