NAME, COLLEGE, YEAR OF STUDY: Raghav Kansal,  2nd Year, National Law University Odisha.

PLACE OF INTERNSHIP: Utpal Majumdar Advocates, Kolkata

ADDRESS:   Hastings Chambers, 3rd Floor, Room #3A, 7C, Kiran Shankar Roy Road, Kolkata – 700 001, West Bengal, India.

DURATION:   04.06.2020 to 25.06.2020[3 weeks]

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Sent my CV and cover letter at utpalmajumdaradvocates@gmail.com

MAIN TASKS:This being an online internship during the time the courts were not functioning, my work comprised only research on mainly Arbitration and Contract laws. I was asked to read and analyse the latest judgments on the said laws. I was also given a fair idea of how the proceedings take place in a court or before the arbitral tribunal as I was given case documents and various materials for my knowledge and understanding.

GOOD THINGS:I was placed under the direct supervision of one of the partners of the firm; Advocate SagnikMajumdar, who was always very cordial and helpful. He entertained all my doubts and made it a point to interact with me on a regular basis so as to check my progress. He would also review my work and give me feedback.

BAD THINGS:   Nothing.

OVERALL EXPERIENCE:It was a fine experience even though it was online. 9/10.

STIPEND:N/A