About National Law University Delhi
The National Law University Delhi is among India’s leading law universities, ranked second in the National Institutional Ranking Framework for the last two years. The University offers a five-year integrated B.A.LL.B. (Hons.) and one-year LL.M. program, along with diplomas, certificate courses and professional programs for both legal and non-legal professionals. The University has made tremendous contributions to public discourse on law through research and pedagogy.
About the NLUD Pro-Bono Club
The NLUD Pro bono club is constituted to strengthen the Nyaya Bandhu (Pro Bono Legal Services) program which is an initiative under the Department of Justice, Ministry of Law and Justice. The Nyaya Bandhu (Pro Bono Legal Services) is the Government of India’s primary initiative to establish a framework for the dispensation of pro bono legal services across the country. The Pro Bono Club (PB club) Scheme has been conceptualized to strengthen the existing pro bono programme, by integrating law schools and students within its fold.
About the Course
National Law University Delhi invites applications from students studying law from any law school for an online, ‘Advanced Course on skills on Practicing Law’ from 6th to 10 Feb 2022 at National Law University Delhi’s campus. The course is designed to offer an advanced inquiry into law practice skills, on themes which are scarcely included in regular curriculum and teaching-learning process. The course offers a practical understanding of the following tentative aspects:
1) Client Interviewing
2) Legal Problem Solving
3) Legal Research
4) Legal Writing
5) Persuasive Presentation.
The course will equip participants with a practical understanding of the above-stated skills for practising law and enable them to enrich their advocacy skills.
Students studying law from any law school can apply for this course.
Duration & Course Structure
The Course will be held over 5 days (06 Feb – 10 Feb 2023), with a total of 5 sessions, approximately 2 hours each day (3 pm-5 pm). As per the thematic agenda, sessions will be held as lectures, group exercises and activities, as well as discussions. Participants will be given ample opportunity to engage and interact with course instructors and their fellow participants, to enable an environment of collaborative learning.
1) Margaret Phillip, Department Chair, Associate Professor Paralegal Studies
2) Dr Bharti Yadav, Assistant Professor of Law, National Law University Delhi
All participants will be awarded a certificate upon successful completion of the course.
Interested candidates are required to fill out this form with all the requisite details and complete the payment process to register for the course.
Last Date to register
The last date to apply for the course is 4 Feb 2023 (11:59 PM IST). Applications received after this date and time will not be accepted.
– The course will be conducted online only.
-The application process is online, no physical applications sent by post will be accepted.
– Due to the limited number of seats and admission on a first-come-first-serve basis, interested participants are requested to register at the earliest.
For enquiry, email [email protected]