AKS Partners is looking to hire Principal / Senior Associate in Delhi

Candidates with 5-8 years- experience, apply now!

AKS Partners is looking to hire an Associate for its Arbitration Practice in Delhi.

Number of Positions: 1 (One)

Position: Principal Associate/ Senior Associate

PQE: 5 - 8 years

Location: New Delhi


  • Strong academic background with a degree in law from a reputable institution.

  • 7+ years of post-qualification experience (PQE) with substantial period of experience in arbitration laws, with a demonstrated focus on the construction industry and a strong track record of success in representing clients in arbitration proceedings.

  • Proficient in commercial litigation, including civil matters before the High Court, and Supreme Court.

  • Strong analytical, research, and writing skills, with the ability to effectively communicate complex legal concepts and arguments.

  • Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills, with a client-centric approach to legal representation and a commitment to delivering outstanding client service.

  • Proven leadership and management abilities, with experience in mentoring and developing junior team members and leading by example.

  • The ability to work independently as well as part of a collaborative team environment.

Job Description

As an Associate at AKS Partners, you will play a crucial role in our arbitration practice, focusing on matters related to construction sectors. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting the Partner and seniors in providing strategic legal counsel to clients.

  • Experience in representing clients in construction and infrastructure arbitration proceedings (domestic and international).

  • Overseeing the management of arbitration cases from initiation to resolution, managing the team, and ensuring that all proceedings are conducted as per internal and external timelines.

  • Managing relationships with clients and maintaining a regular flow of communication with periodic updates to the clients.

  • Conducting legal research and guiding the team on arbitration laws, precedents, and industry trends. Possessing and further developing in-depth knowledge of construction contracts and their arbitration clauses.

  • Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating legal documents and agreements related to arbitration, including arbitration clauses, settlement agreements, and procedural motions.

  • Staying abreast of developments in arbitration laws and best practices, participating in industry conferences and seminars, and actively contributing to thought leadership initiatives through publications, presentations, and speaking engagements.

Remuneration: As per industry standards.

Interested candidates can send their CVs/ applications to: careers@akspartners.in

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