India has some influential and powerful lawyers, who can hold the whole court in awe with their strong arguments and great confidence. These lawyers are hired by big clients and corporations to handle their civil, criminal and corporate cases and are paid lakhs for a few minutes only. Today, a few big lawyers have made it big in politics too.
Listed below are the top 10 best lawyers in India:
10. Gopal Subramaniam
Gopal Subramaniam is a highly acclaimed lawyer, who fought on behalf of the state of Mumbai in the Mumbat terrorist attacks case, besides the big case of 1993 Bombay Blasts. He charges minimum Rs 5 lakh for one appearance.
9. Mukul Rohatgi
The next name on the list of best Indian lawyers is that of Mukul Rohatgi, one of the busiest lawyers in Delhi, with high profile clients like politicians, corporate giants and celebrities. He is known for his amazing confidence and argumentative skills. His fee per appearance is nearly Rs 5 lakhs.
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8. K K Venugopal
K K Venugopal comes next among the top lawyers of India, with is unmatched flair for constitutional cases. The 79 year old Chennai based lawyer shifted to Delhi, after the famous Mandal Commission case of 1990. His fee reaches a figure of Rs 2-3 lakh per appearance.
7. Abhishek Manu Singhvi
Another successful lawyer from India is Abhishek M Singhvi, who is known for his long standing relations with Congress party. He has the credit of becoming the youngest AG at an age of just 37 years. His father L M Singhvi was a leading lawyer too. One of his high profile cases was the Nationakl Flag case, which he fought on behalf of Naveen Jindal.
6. K Parasaran
K Parasaran is the leading lawyer who has been providing his services to the UPA government and specializes in constitutional cases. The lawyer is known for his strong stand against corruption.