Name: Rishabh Malhotra, Campus Law Centre, DU
Name of the organisation. City: Kapoor & Co., New Delhi
How big was the office? Team strength? Office isn’t huge but can accommodate 10-12 Advocates and 2-3 interns.
Application procedure. CV’s of the interested applicants can be mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Duration in weeks. No. of days/week. Timings: It is 6 days working, Friday’s being half days.
First impression. First day, formalities etc. : Friendly atmosphere, All the seniors are very encouraging and chilled out.
Main tasks: It can range from researching case laws in different matters to drafting legal notices and replies and preparing case summaries.
Work environment, people: People at Kapoor & Co. are very friendly and and the environment is very competitive.
It is the best place for the people who truly want to learn good legal work as it offers variety of laws in which they practice in; ranging from arbitration – consumer courts – High Court -Supreme court -AAIFR/ BIFR.
Best things? The variety of work one can learn in such a friendly environment.
Bad things? Stipend is low and Saturdays being full working days.
Stipend/ month – 2000 month which depends on the quality of work done.
Biggest lessons – Legal field is too demanding at times and comprehensive reading as well as keeping up to date is one of the core needs of the profession.
It takes constant research work to prepare for each case and that no one is perfect.
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