About Engagement of Standing Counsel/Panel Advocate for UGC

The University Grants Commission, an autonomous body of the Government of India proposes to engage Standing Counsel(s)/Panel Advocate to represent the Commission before different High Courts and other judicial bodies (Other than Delhi High Court and Supreme Court of India). The interested Counsels/Law companies/Firms which are desirous to be considered for empanelment and have adequate experience in dealing with legal matters pertaining to academics/ education/autonomous bodies.The Counsels engaged by UGC will fall into three categories viz:-

  • Standing Counsel (s)
  • Panel Advocate
  • Legal Consultant UGC