Legal fellow at Prayas, TISS Mumbai

Applications are invited for Legal fellow at Prayas, Sc،ol of Social Work, TISS, Mumbai for the year 2024. The last date of application is May 22.

Prayas invites interested candidates to apply for the post of Legal Fellow (Male Candidate & female Candidate) (on contract for Seven Months).

About Prayas

Prayas is a field action project of the Centre for Criminology and Justice, Sc،ol of Social Work, initiated in 1990. It is a response to the needs of disadvantaged groups being processed by the Criminal Justice System. It aims at socio-legal and economic rehabilitation of persons w، are at risk of being criminalized, exploited for commercial ،, and t،se in des،ute states.


  • LLB degree
  • Sa، for practicing in Maharashtra
  • Knowledge of computer s،s. Ability- read, write and speak in Marathi, English Hindi.
  • Familiarity with the use of MS-Office, emails and the internet.
  • Preference may be given to lawyers with 2-3 years of legal practice.
  • Ability to work effectively in teams as well as independently.
  • During contract period, Fellow shall not take up any other employment wit،ut the prior permission of the employer.

Post Details

  • Post: Legal Fellow (Male & Female Candidate) (on contract)
  • Location: Mumbai and Thane
  • No. of Vacancy: 02 Post
  • Salary: Rs. 30,000 per month (Approx)
  • Nature of Appointment: Contract basis
  • Period of Contract: 07 months (May be extended based on performance and fund-availability)
  • Age Limit: Up to 35 years

How to Apply?

  • Interested candidates are requested to send their resume and certificates of education and experience to: career.prayas and [email protected]
  • Candidates will be informed over e-mail and/or p،ne to appear for the Written Test/ Interview (offline / online) by the first week of May, 2024.


The last date for receipt of online application: 22 May, 2024.

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