Human Rights Law
Human rights are the privileges that everyone enjoys from birth to death. The responsibility of Human Rights Lawyers is to protect and defend people's constitutional rights. Human rights lawyers deal with a multitude of activities, including the preparation of vital legal papers, the negotiation of complicated settlements, the prosecution of legal proceedings, and the protection of human rights cases in court.
Mentors from the field
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Journalist, communist & editor for Hindustan Times, DNA & Nat Geo Traveler. She's covered stories from travel start-ups, communities, gentrification, gender issues, and human rights.
Career prospects & criteria
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What you need to get started
1 or 2 years of legal experience is required.
Interning or working under a human rights lawyer can help in gaining experience.
Critical and Analytic Thinking
Strong Deductive Reasoning