Should the outlook towards law entrance exams evolve?
With the increase in awareness and interest of students towards pursuing a legal education and a legal career, the law school entrance examinations today have become more competitive and challenging than ever.
The real challenge, however, lies in the preparation for these exams.
A Diverse Legal Profession: Still A Fantasy?
I am passionate about sustainability and I aspire to pursue a career in the field of environmental law. I want to be able to achieve the knowledge and expertise which can be used to protect the environment through legal avenues. I also wish to help the animal community as much as possible, towards the fulfilment of which I volunteer at animal rescue organisations.
A Leap Towards An Inclusion Driven Justice System.
I have participated in both National and International competitions, and have won awards at Harvard MUN, Boston and WIMUN, Agra. I also had the opportunity to serve as an Assistant Director for Harvard MUN Hyderabad. Over the years, I have participated in discussions that relate to pressing issues the world faces. This really got me thinking on how I can actually contribute to the betterment of the society, and that's how I decided that the legal profession is the right choice for me.
Kiara Dsouza on Diversity in Legal Profession
I’ve always been the type of person who has an eye for detail. I’ve never been one to take things at face value. I’m not the kind to shy away from expressing my opinion on a particular issue.
This is what drew me towards pursuing law. It’s an opportunity to stand up for what we believe in and be of service to those in need. I don’t know what kind of lawyer I want to be, but I’m certain that I want to be one.
Life as a Law Student
Samarth Chaddha is a graduate of the Jindal Global Law School and New York University School of Law. He has worked as a corporate lawyer for law firms in India and UAE. In the below article Samarth describes some of what you can expect to experience in law school—both the rewards and the challenges.
Being a law student can be one of the most rewarding periods in one’s life. This is your time to explore your interests, do internships, take part in moot court competitions, and write research papers.