Internship Experience @ Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited, Shimla [SJVN]: Read Case Files

1 Shares
Your Name, College, Year of Study, Email ID

Nikita Sharma, UILS Shimla, 5th year

Name of Organisation, Location city, Team Strength

Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited, Shimla [SJVN]

Application Process

I applied personally by visiting their office and they asked me to send authority letter from college along with CV and withing couple of weeks I got their call confirming internship.

Duration of internship and timings

3 weeks. They have two programs of 3 weeks and 6 weeks.

As its a governmental organization, hence we had to be there by 10 AM and interns were given liberty to leave only after 3 PM (not before that).

First impression, first day formalities, infrastructure

On the very first day we were given orientation about the organization and its working. We were made to meet District Attorneys and one corporate legal adviser. We were given freedom to either work under DA or corporate legal adviser, I chose CLA hence work started from very first day. The legal cell department was fairly enough spacious, but interns were asked to work in one of the conference hall.

Main tasks

Main task was to review their case files and come up with any error and give suggestion, which was ironically funny as some files already contained legal advise and to come up with something new on CLA could agree was next to impossible.

Work environment and people

Everyone there meant business and time is money, so they give us files and were given just half day to study hundreds sometimes thousands of pages which extracted our blood. Frequent career related advise by CLA helped us sometimes but he was too serious for his work and took no excuse for late submissions.

Best things

Best thing, was an “eye-opener”. We at law-schools tend to have a fairy tale imagination regarding corporate world which gets straight right when entered into main field.

Second best thing was that as it is a joint venture of Government of India and Government of Himachal Pradesh hence sometimes we got chance to work on bigger cases also.

Bad things

The only bad thing was hectic schedule as I had to travel for 3 hours.

Stipend

None

Biggest Lessons

Classroom teaching and filed work are two different aspects which can only be understood by entering into the field.

 

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. We also do not edit internship experiences (except to ensure readability) to ensure that the intern's voice remains intact.

Disclaimer: Organisations should not influence interns to write internship experiences on Lawctopus. Neither should they make writing an internship experience on Lawctopus mandatory for the intern to get a certificate. Indulging in such practices will lead to the organization getting blacklisted from Lawctopus. In case of any such instance, interns are requested to inform at contact@lawctopus.com

Advertisement
5-year LLB at UPES. #25 NIRF. Amongst Top 10 Private Law Colleges in India. Apply Now!
1 Shares

Join Our Internship Experiences WhatsApp Group

Get Daily Updates

Join Our Internship Experiences Telegram Group

Get Daily Updates

Related Posts

Get an Internship

A Fail-proof 6 Step Method

💬 Comments

Your email address will not be published.

  1. I want to work as intern with you
    Im doing civil engineering from shoolini university. My current semester is 5th.

Days
Hours
Minutes

Lawctopus App

Discover & explore the latest opportunities in the legal space.

4.6/5

Filters

Opportunities
State
City
Deadline
Duration

Download our
eBook on

Get
An Internship

By providing your email, you consent to subscribe to our newsletter.​