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As many as 64 students of the 2017 batch of Jindal Global Law School (JGLS) have been placed at various law firms and organisations.
A total of 326 students of the 2017 batch will graduate from 3 programs – B.A.LL.B. (Hons.), LL.B. (3 year) and LL.M. A total of 146 students chose to sit for placements, with 104 students securing employment in law firms, corporate houses, litigation chambers and LPOs.
Four of the Big 7 law firms – Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas, Khaitan & Co and Trilegal – all hired from the 2017 batch, with CAM taking on board 11 students. A total of 48 students were placed in law firms.
A host of other law firms including S&R Associates, Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan, Economics Laws Practice, Wadia Ghandy and Nishith Desai Associates were among the recruiters. 15 students were hired to work in-house at companies like HCL, PriceWaterhouseCoopers and Jindal Steel & Power. One student landed a job at Alternative Law Forum in Bangalore.
Here is the breakup of the law firm placements:
|Cyril Amarchand||11||Advaita Legal||1|
|Shardul Amarchand||2||Chandhiok & Associates||1|
|Khaitan & Co||2||Hammurabi & Solomon||1|
|Trilegal||2||Kanga & Co||1|
|Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan||2||Remfry and Sagar||1|
|S&R Associates||1||Dave & Girish||1|
|Nishith Desai||2||Desai Law Offices||1|
|Wadia Ghandy||2||Enviro Legal||1|
|Bharucha & Partners||1||Lex Favios||1|
|Argus Partners||1||Lex Pro||1|
|Kotwal Associates||1||Pamasis Law Chambers||1|
|KMA Law Office||1||M&M Legal||1|
|Rajdeep Behura & Associates||1||Satram Das B and Co.||1|
|SMA Legal||1||Surge Laws||1|
Below are the in-house/LPO placements:
|Jindal Steel & Power Limited||2|
|Jindal Initiative on Research in IP and Competition||1|
Two students also landed international placements – one at Herbert Smith Freehills and the other at the World Trade Organisation. 32 students opted for litigation, and one student got a judicial clerkship with the Supreme Court’s Justice Rohinton F Nariman. 5 students chose to work in policy research and fellowship programmes.