Commercial Law Career, Top Colleges and Recruiters

Corporate and Commercial Law is a course that helps the students know more about legal studies with the specialization in commercial and corporate legal functioning. The course is available for both undergraduate & graduates. Interested in legal studies? Check out the full article to know more about Commercial Law.

Top Colleges:

  • NLU
  • Amity University
  • Lovely Professional University
  • KIIT School of Law
  • Galgotias University
  • University of Mumbai


Area Concerned
Legal Studies
Admission process
Entrance Test based /Merit-based (Based on UG percentage)
Structure of Course
Top recruiting areas
Corporate Firms, legal consultancies, Enforcement agencies, Judiciary, Tribunals, etc.
Job Profiles
Legal counsel, Corporate lawyer, Associate advocate, Civil judge, Legal researcher, Enforcement officer etc.

Courses and Eligibility:

Bachelor degree (LL.B.)3 years10+2 completed in any stream with minimum 45% aggregate marksAILET, CLAT, AP LAWSET, MH CET, CEE Kerala, etc
Master degree (LL.M.)1 or 2 yearscompleted LL.B.  with minimum 45% of aggregate marksCLAT, Delhi University entrance, CEE Kerala, etc

Top Recruiters:

  • Corporate Firms
  • Legal consultancies
  • Enforcement agencies
  • Judiciary
  • Tribunals

Admission Process:

The admission process generally varies across the colleges. The admission process for the students is based on the performance in the relevant entrance examination. There are institutes where there is direct admission which is based over the candidate's performance at the last qualifying exam. 

Syllabus Course:

  • Company Law
  • Derivatives in Legal Context
  • International financial laws
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Commercial Banking
  • Capital market laws
  • Economic tribunals
  • Corporate legal framework
  • Philosophy of law
  • Jurisprudence
  • International Trust law
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Procurement laws
  • Competition laws
  • Insurance laws
  • European procurement law
  • Free trade agreements
  • Foreign trade policies
  • Research work
  • Dissertation and Viva-voce

Skills Required:

The skills required for the course study for Commercial Law are:

  • Good communication skills
  • Numerical ability
  • Business awareness
  • Responsibility
  • Analytical thinking
  • Researching skills
  • Confidentiality

Top Entrances:

The top entrances for the course study of Commercial Law here are:

  • CLAT
  • LSAT
  • DU LLB

 Job Prospects:

Job PostJob descriptionSalary

Legal counsel

 represents the organization in legal disputes, advise executives and/or the Board of Directors about legal issues related to the organization's business activities 
around 30-35 lacs

Corporate lawyer

ensure the legality of commercial transactions, advising corporations on their legal rights and duties, including the duties and responsibilities of corporate officers.
5.5 lacs to 7.5 lacs

Associate advocate

works closely with clients to manage a case from beginning to end, conducts research to properly advise clients, develops litigation strategies, gathers evidence to support claims, prepares legal documents and represents clients in court
5 lacs onwards

Civil judge

presides over a courtroom, hearing evidence, making decisions on motions, instructing juries and making rulings,  Judges also read through court documents and may research legal issues. 
5 lacs to 9.5 lacs

Legal researcher

 use library and Internet resources to discover and confirm information relevant to court cases, hearings, depositions, and legal meetings.
3 lacs to 5 lacs

Enforcement officer

patrolling streets and car parks, checking regulations are being followed. giving advice to the public on parking regulations and facilities. checking parking tickets and issuing Penalty Charge Notices.
3.5 lacs to 6 lacs


Q: Which is the good college to pursue UG & PG in Commercial Law?
A: Some of the best colleges are, 

  • NLU
  • Amity University
  • Lovely Professional University
  • KIIT School of Law

Check the “Top Colleges” section to know more.

Q: What is the minimum qualification required to pursue a career in Commercial Law?
A: A qualification in 10+2 is a must for the candidates pursuing an integrated course of 5 years of Commercial Law. For more detailed information check the eligibility criteria above.

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