Lawctopus Law School presents a free and open webinar on Corporate Law as a Career in association with Moot Court Association, Government Law College, Mumbai.
Whether to get into legal consultancy or litigation?
How should one work towards understanding their field of interest?
How do you decide you are ready to go independent?
How could one look at a career switch from another field of law into the corporate law space?
You will be able to find answers to these and more questions in this webinar.
- Career Options in Corporate Law & Choosing a Career Option in Corporate Law
- Skills that Corporate Lawyers need to have in COVID and post COVID world.
- Work Experience or LLM from India or abroad? What matters and how much?
- Areas of Practice in Corporate Law
- How to switch career tracks in Corporate Law?
- Individual Experiences of the Speakers in managing the teams and running a law firm, independent practice.
Fereshte D Sethna is the Founder and Managing Partner of the DMD Advocate’s Mumbai Office. She heads the Firm’s International Litigation & ADR Group.
Fereshte has 26 years of litigation and arbitration experience, handling complex work across multiple jurisdictions, in diverse industries.
She has been a legal advisor to Vodafone India. Fereshte, before diversifying into wider areas of practice, originally practised maritime law and presently supervises the firm’s admiralty and shipping law work.
Mr. Rishabh Shah has been practising Advocate since 1994 and his major areas of practice include Civil Law, Law of Contract, Sale of Goods Act, Negotiable Instruments Act, among others.
He is Independent Director at Arshiya Limited. He has been practising at Bombay High Court, Supreme Court, Debt Recovery Tribunals and Company Law Boards.
He has done his Law from the University of Mumbai and has a Diploma in Securities Law from GLC.
Mr. Harshul Shah is an Advocate & Solicitor, Insolvency Professional and has been a founder at Corporate Legal Practice and is visiting faculty at NMIMS, ICSI, IBBI, Pravin Gandhi Law College.
He has also taught at Government Law College, Bar Council of Mah & Goa, Rizvi College, among others. He has graduated in commerce and law and is a qualified company secretary.
He has previously worked at Wadia Ghandy and Co. before going on to establish his own firm.
Ms. Priyanshi Chokshi is a Chartered Accountant with an All India Rank 45 and has completed her B.Com from HR College of Commerce, and Masters in Business Laws from NLSIU Bangalore.
She has been a professional public speaker and corporate trainer, having conducted trainings on aspects of taxation, personal finance, soft-skills, among others. She has worked in the field of taxation and transaction/deal advisory, tax and corporate litigation for over 3 years.
She is the co-founder of start-up Beyond the Degree.
Day, date, time: Wednesday, October 30th, 5:00 pm- 6:30 pm
Platform: Zoom (with all mandated safeguards in place)
Certificates: No. Please attend it for your knowledge and insights.
Questions: Participants will be on mute and can ask questions via the Q and A box.