#RecTracker: NLU Delhi 2015 batch lands 38 placements, 3 TCs and 15 BigLaw jobs
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#RecTracker: NLU Delhi 2015 batch lands 38 placements, 3 TCs and 15 BigLaw jobs

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The National Law University, Delhi has placed 38 students of its graduating 2015 batch. As per statistics released by the Recruitment Co-ordination Committee, 53 students opted to sit for placements out of the 72 students of the batch.

As many as 15 students were placed in BigLaw firms across the country, with AZB & Partners leading the way with 4 hires. 3 students bagged Training Contracts at international firms – 2 at Linklaters and 1 at Herbert Smith Freehills.

Law firm hires:

Law FirmNo. of placements
AZB & Partners4
Khaitan & Co3
Trilegal3
Luthra & Luthra2
Linklaters (Training Contract)2
Herbert Smith Freehills (Training Contract)1
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas1
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas1
J. Sagar Associates1
S&R Associates1
Nishith Desai Associates1
Anand & Anand1
Udwadia, Udeshi & Argus Partners1
Themis Associates1
Sim & San1
S&B Partners1
J&S Chambers1
TOTAL26

Nine students opted to work as in-house counsel at organizations such as TATA Power, STAR India and WIPRO. Two students have landed positions at the Centre for Communications Governance, NLU Delhi and one has been hired by Vakilsearch.

In-House and Others:

OrganizationNo. of placements
TATA Power3
WIPRO2
STAR India2
ICICI1
Bajaj Finance1
Centre for Communications Governance2
Vakilsearch1
TOTAL12

Six students opted for litigation, and have joined chambers including those of Ashwin Shankar and Simon Benjamin.

The rest of the batch have decided to pursue further studies (6 students), judicial clerkships (3) and write the Civil Services and other exams (9).

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