Name of the organisation. City. Office Address. How was the office? Team strength.
Chambers of Ms. Meera Bhatia, Senior Counsel for Union Of India and Standing Counsel for Govt Of Haryana in Supreme Court.
I interned in her chamber.It is a full chamber in Delhi High Court with two divisions.
One for Lawyers and other for staff.
The other office is in Kalkaji. Interns do not have to necessarily go there. Chamber is stacked with books and office equipment.
Duration of internship
1st May-31st May 2013
Application procedure? Internship Contact Details
Email your CV at firstname.lastname@example.org
Duration in weeks. Days of work per week. Timings.
6 Days a week and Timings were 9:45 a.m -7 p.m.
First impression, first day, formalities
It was great. I got my pass made to enter Supreme Court and High Court and also attended courts with a day pass.
She deals in both criminal and civil matters and has lots of interesting cases.
My main task included preparing and studying cases for the next day, attending the court proceedings in both HC and SC, drafting letters and emails, replying and calling officers and clients to attend their cases, researching on cases,finding judgement and jotting down points of law and arguments.
I even attended the mediation proceedings.
Work environment, people
Happy and professional.
It was great to be in the chamber.
The best things AND the bad things
Best things-I attended seminars and helped in preparing talks on issues.It was a pleasure to hear arguments in court on cases which I had helped prepare.
There was direct interaction with seniors.This one to one relation i enjoyed the most.
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