LEGAL ADVISORS WANTED
Lahore Development Authority (LDA) intends to hire highly skilled and motivated professionals (on lump-sum /contract basis) having relevant experience in areas pertaining to acquisition of land & litigation on land matters; legal matters pertaining to housing societies, town & metropolitan planning, commercialization & civil works; service matters; contract management; labor laws and related matters.
The broad job description of legal advisors is detailed below:
i. Pleading and defending civil suits / cases for and against LDA in various courts of law;
ii. Filling of appeals against orders / decrees for and against LDA in Appellate Courts;
iii. Vetting of contracts / agreements;
iv. Assistance in legal issues pertaining to execution of contracts / agreements;
v. Provide legal advice on day to day legal issues and financial aspects;
vi. Any other legal proposition related to other official matters.
The appointment criteria for hiring of Legal Advisors is as under:
Senior Legal Advisor/s (for Supreme Court)
Senior Legal Advisor/s (for High Courts)
Legal Advisor/s (for Civil Courts)
Assistant Legal Advisor/s (for Civil Courts)
Attested copies of License from Punjab Bar Council, High Court Bar Council, and Supreme Court Bar Council should be attached, where applicable.
In addition to active practice, the candidates must have in-depth knowledge of Land Laws, Service Matters, Labor Laws, Corporate & Civil Laws, and financial issues involved in such matters.
• The legal advisors shall initially be appointed by the LDA Authority for a contract period of 01 year, which may be extended (on yearly basis) up to 05 years, based on performance evaluation. However, the 5-years tenure shall not extended.
• The candidates fulfilling the above criteria may send their applications with detailed CVs, educational documents, experience certificates / certified copies of court cases won (to be verified), copy of CNIC, domicile and a passport-size picture to Administrative Officer (General), LDA Office, 467-D-ll, Johar Town, Lahore within fifteen (15) days of this advertisement.
• LDA reserves the right to increase, decrease or totally withdraw the vacancies without assigning any reason.
AHMAD MUMTAZ ALI KHAN (DIRECTOR ADMINISTRATION)
LAHORE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY
4th Floor, New Building, 467-D-ll, Khiyaban-e-Firdoosi, Johar Town, Lahore.
Ph.+92 (42) (99262329), www.lda.gop.pk