Name of the organization. City
Rajani, Singhania & Partners, New Delhi
Duration of the internship, No. of days/week. Timings
May 9, 2014 – August 4, 2014. 90 days. 9.30 am to 6 pm (Timings can vary as per the work handed over).
It has been often that I have got free from office late night by 10 pm and even have worked the entire night alone with the Associates, which was really a very good experience and exposure.
Office and Team strength
The office was big enough, about 8000 Sq. Ft. The office was clean and hygienic. It held team strength of 30 lawyers. Office is very big comprised of 3 storey build and the entire building is the office itself.
The ground floor is just reception and sitting arrangements for the visitors.
First floor consist of the Litigation Teams and Corporate Teams along with 7 Partners and 8 Associates and 4 Principle Associates.
Second floor consist of only Corporate Team along with 2 Senior Partners and 4 Associates and 2 Principle Associates, it also had a big chamber of the head as well, it also have 3 conference rooms on the same floor.
Third floor consist of the library and canteen.
The interns at Rajani, Singhania & Partners were made to sit and work in the basement on the different cubical allotted to them.
Application procedure. Internship contact details
You need to mail your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org and it is advisable to apply at least 3 months in advance.
Follow up may be required.
I have my home in New Delhi so accommodation was not a problem for me, but you can find many PGs around the place easily and cheap as well.
First impression. First day, formalities etc.
Even on the first day the environment was informal and very friendly. People are good but professional.
The work place promotes progressive work ethics.
I was allotted in the Litigation Department at Rajani, Singhania & Partners and main tasks entrusted on me during my internship were research work, drafting of petitions, replies related to the petitions, proof reading, drafting of Affidavit.
The assignments included typical litigation work. The litigation team is strong too.
Work environment, people
People at Rajani, Singhania and Partners are very nice and approachable. You get to learn a lot of things.
One has to ask to know about the work and assignments.
Also, if any doubt regarding any work, just simply go to the person who has allotted the work and ask them about it, they are always ready to help and explain the things again and again without any problem.
Partners are nice too to interact with and you can learn a great deal about the after law-school life.
Well, there is nothing bad at all, everything was fine, just fine.
There is tea & coffee available in plenty and the work environment is very friendly.
I did not found anything bad in this firm.
They do not give any stipend
Anything else you’d like to tell; Biggest lessons
Be prepared to learn and work. It’s a difficult internship if you are a lazy person since the staff is highly active and give you heavy work and help.
They would be smiling yet would never make you feel inferior rather they will encourage you a lot to work.
The partners at Rajani, Singhania & Partners, if you interact with, are well versed with law and are very experienced people.