It’s a small town which has only one court i.e. session court. The lawyers there generally don’t have big offices. Lawyers have their desks in a big corridor and a big ground in the court premises. His office was also a big wooden table with some benches and chairs to sit. By Paridhi
Main tasks included reading and analyzing files, court visits, some other administrative job. There was a lot of learning there. He used to teach me like a professor at times. He used to tell me how to go through cases and device a solution. How to apply the law was also a major area of
I completed two important internships during this time period. The 1st one was in the chamber of Advocate Pandey Neeraj Rai and second one under Hon’ble Mr. Justice R.R. Prasad, Jharkhand High Court. By Ishita Dasgupta, NUSRL, Ranchi
It was small but fully equipped office located at Chamber of the Advocates of high Court and also another office which was at his house. There were around 8-10 lawyers and you are assigned work by all of them. By Sanjana Mishra. UPES. 3rd year
Jaw dropping experience! I don’t even recall noticing the office much. Just to see the legend in person had my eyes pop out. Also, I was straight away asked to sit in the conference regarding a matter which was a lot in the news at the time and I’m not sure I can specify it
Main work given to the interns is research work (finding case laws mostly), drafting rejoinders along with clerical work like making indices and marking page numbers. If you want you can get a lot of work. It depends on how much work you can do and are willing to do. You cannot be seen sitting
The delicious dinner on almost every night was a reward at the end of the day. Protik da's knowledge and way of teaching is worth mentioning. Even if you are completely unaware of certain things he teaches you from the scratch.
You can read all the high profile cases. The huge library. You get an opportunity to interact with interns who come from different law colleges spread throughout the nation including the NLUs. By Sikander Sharma, 2nd year, USLLS, New-Delhi.
05/07/2013 10.00 AM - Advocates office 10.40 AM - FC Cr. Misc 178/12 Adjourned to 15/07/2013 12.15 PM - III ACJ Cr. Misc 24/12 Adjourned to 26/07/2013 3.00 PM - FC MC 14/30 - Adjourned to 15/07/2013 4.00 PM - PDJ RA 74/12 - Adjourned to 03/08/2013 5.30 PM - Back to office.
Zal is a practising Barrister from Oxford which he attended on a Rhodes Scholarship. He is the son of Mr. Tehmtan R. Andhyarujina, who is former Solicitor General of India and an eminent Senior Counsel at Supreme Court of India. By Manushi Satyajeet Desai- 2nd Year, Campus Law Centre, DU
The friendly and co-operative yet professional attitude of the colleagues and associates besides the excellent ambiance of work and the ease in availability of resources for research have cast a long lasting impression on me and shall be remembered by me throughout my life.
She can be ruthless without even yelling. But if you can manage to not take it personally and just try to extract as much information from her or her junior regarding how you could have done a better job, it’s all good in the end. By Anon, 4th year, NLSIU
1. Accompanying the lawyer to the High Court and various other courts on a daily basis.
2. Assisted in drafting Writ Applications and Petitions, Petitions under Article 227 of the Indian Constitution.
3. Extensive research in probate matters and Civil Revision.
4. Prepared applications in LLRT Cases
5. Daily research on upcoming cases, going through cause
My inclination is more towards criminal law, so I used to grab more of criminal related matters and attend the hearings in the court so that I could learn from my senior advocates the art of pleading in the court room. By JeetVipul Patel, Institute of Law, Nirma University, Ahmedabad, 8th Semester
The best thing about Mr. Luthra’s office is Mr. Sidharth Luthra himself. He is a very sober and down to earth person. He is very polite while interacting with his interns. Also the cases he deals with are mostly hyped criminal cases so the research work becomes all the more interesting.
Success comes with lots of hard work and knowledge there is no short cut for success. Ram sir's way of reading each case, question asked by him in conferences amused us. He goes to the crux of each case. I love the way he argues. At the age of 90 he is more active then
The work environment at the chambers of Mr. Mahesh Jethmalani was well-suited for a fresher like me and I was glad enough to realize that her nervousness was futile as there were highly friendly and co-operative colleagues/supervisors.
You will not be allowed to sit free and sir will expect you to deliver results. As a first generation lawyer in my family with no back up, I can say that for others who are like me, trying to get hard earned certificates, building a CV and who like working and are interested in
Therefore, the main tasks at the internship involved reaching the court for a particular matter, and leave after it was done. By Jenisha Shah, Government Law College, Mumbai, 4th year, BLS LLB. Anyone can share her/his internship experience HERE. Login with your Facebook ID. Click HERE.