Universal Legal is a full service law firm with well established offices in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Mumbai and New Delhi.
The firm has exclusive affiliation to Chugh LLP.
Who can apply?
Law Students across the county are eligible to apply.
The selection will be based on CV as well as year of study.
How to secure an internship?
In my fourth year of law, I secured an internship in Universal Legal, Chennai, for a period of 30 days in June 2017.
To secure an internship in Universal Legal, one can fill in the form available online here with preferred location indicated clearly or send in an application to the HR of the concerned office.
The official working hours are from 9:30 to 18:30. Depending on the work load and urgency of transaction you are working on, you might be required to stay late.
Formals or Semi-formals
Universal Legal, Chennai, boasts of an extremely work friendly atmosphere under the guidance of the partners, Ms. Kavitha Vijay and Ms. Sameena Eswari Chatrapathy.
The interior of the office is well done and therefore mandates all sorts of appreciation on any platform.
Despite the work load, the associates and team leaders were understanding and patient enough to explain all queries raised by an intern.
The type of work assigned to an intern includes research, proof reading, preparation of memorandum, working on newsletters, legal briefing, etc. During the course of my internship, some days were on tight schedules and some days had normal or minimal work.
An internship in the firm reflects the typical life of a corporate lawyer and what to, and what not to expect from a corporate law firm.
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.