Jindal Law School Students Receive Global Legal Internships
Sonipat, May 4, 2017: Students of Jindal Global Law School have received opportunities to pursue global legal internships in the United States of America, United Kingdom, China, Australia and Abu Dhabi. They have been invited to work in international law firms, NGOs and government agencies besides being given an opportunity to work as judicial clerks with the Supreme Court of Hawaii.
The year 2017 has seen several internationalinternships & clerkship opportunities added to an already impressive rangeof practical training opportunities that Jindal Global Law School (JGLS) offersto its students. The notable ones added this year included Australia’s leadingcorporate & IP law firm Mitry Lawyers, and Attorney General’s Department(AGD) of Australia. 2 students have been selected to start their month longinternship at the Mitry Lawyer’s offices in Sydney during the summer term breakof 2017, while 4 JGLS students will be heading to the AGD’s office in Sydneyduring the winter term break of 2017-18. The Founding Vice-Chancellor of O.P.Jindal Global University, Prof. (Dr.) C. Raj kumar said, “Thisis a wonderful opportunity for practical learning of global regulatory practicefor JGLS students. The international exposure will help provide our studentswith an in-depth understanding of international laws and justice framework.”
The existing bouquet of international internships atJGLS include the leading US international law firm, White & Case at theirLondon & Abu Dhabi offices, the Supreme Court of State of Hawaii inHonululu (USA) and Zhicheng Public Interest Law Firm in Beijing, China.Assistant Dean of Careers Prof. Anuranjan Sethi said, “We arecommitted to growing the international recruiter and internship organizationbase at JGLS, so that our students can learn and gain strong grounding fortaking up global leadership roles within law and beyond”.
In addition to the international internships at JGLS,the domestic recruiter & internship organization base has also grown quitesignificantly. Over 115 leading organizations have now signed up forrecruitments through the University organized recruitment process.
The graduating batch of 2017 has found internship andemployment opportunities with leading law firms, corporates, senior counsels,think-tanks, start-ups, and public policy organizations, among others.