Internship Experience @ Advocate Shri Aabad Ponda, Mumbai: Learnt Research Work, Witnessed Rape Trial

Your Name, College, Year of Study, Email ID

Nandish Shah, School of Law, AURO University, 2nd year

Name of Organisation, Location city, Team Strength

Chambers of Advocate Shri Aabad Ponda, Mumbai

Application Process with contact details

I applied through family contact.

Duration of Internship and timings

1 month. 20th June, 2015 to 20th July, 2015

First impression, first day formalities, infrastructure

On the first day we met Aabad Sir and we were introduced to all the junior lawyers in his chambers.

The office has awesome interior and is well equipped with books and legal research databases like SCC online, manupatra etc.

Main tasks

As legal intern at the chamber of Mr. Ponda, one can witness proceeding in High Court majorly ABA matters. I also witness a famous rape trial.

Work environment and people

The environment at his chambers is very good and friendly, all the junior lawyers are friendly and easily approachable.

Best things

The best thing about the internship was you get to see lawyer like Mahesh Jethmalani, Iqbal Chagla and Dairus Khambata.

Bad things

The only bad thing was that you don’t get research or drafting work at his chamber.



Biggest Lessons

Interning at his chamber, changed my perspective of seeing law and created interest of joining litigation.


My family resides in Mumbai, but those who do not belong to Mumbai can arrange for paying guest accommodation which is easy available at a price anywhere between 10,000 and 20,000.

Office Timings

9:30 am to 5:30 pm

Disclaimer: Internship experiences are opinions shared by individual law students and tend to be personal and subjective in nature. The internship experiences shared on Lawctopus are NOT Lawctopus official views on the internship.

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