Excerpts from a Bar and Bench report published here:

Of the 435 first generation lawyers who have been in the profession for less than 5 years, 343 (78%) make less than Rs. 5,00,000 a year!

Around 72 (17%) make between Rs.5,00,000 and Rs. 10,00,000 per year while 23 first gen lawyers (5%) make more than Rs.10,00,000 per year!

Out of the 162 first generation lawyers who have spent between five and fifteen years, 65 (40%) continue to make less than Rs. 5 lacs per annum while 57 (35%) make between 5,00,000 and Rs. 10,00,000 per annum!

how much do litigators in india earn
Source: BarandBench.com
I am the Admin of Lawctopus. I am for law students, of law students and by law students. I am Torts and Contracts and moots and internships. I am your boyfriend! And your girlfriend too! Mentor. Friend. Junior. Senior. I am the footnote in your research paper. Foreword in your life. The jugaad for your internship. The side gig which earns you bucks. I am Maggi. Pocket money too.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here