This morning you will meet with faculty of Amity School of Law. The Law School has the unique distinction of being the first Law School in Delhi to start a 5-year integrated LL.B (H) program. The School was established under the Ritnand Balved Education Foundation (RBEF) to achieve world-class legal education in the country. Dr. Ashok K. Chauhan, the Founder President of the Law School is a great philanthropist and a man of extraordinary vision. This vision has been translated into practical reality through the establishment of various educational institutions he has set up, including the Amity Law School. His vision for the Law School is to provide excellence in legal education and to produce quality lawyers with good moral principles and great human values.
The School has been granted affiliation by the Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi for running a 5-year Integrated LL.B(H) program and the affiliation has been approved by the Bar Council of India.
The program seeks to promote multi-disciplinary analysis of the socio-legal problems by designing its course-structure and teaching methods to realize these objectives. The methods of teaching in the Law School include lecture discussions, case law analysis, moot court training, project assignment and placement programs. In addition, the School organizes seminars on contemporary legal issues, conducts clinical courses and trains students in legal research and legal writing. By the time a student completes the 5-year program, he/she will be fully equipped with the required theoretical knowledge and practical experience in the field of law to become a full-fledged responsible member of the legal profession.
This afternoon a meeting has been requested with the Hon. Chief Justice of India at his Chamber, followed by a tour of the Supreme Court of India.
This evening meet with representatives from the Society of Indian Law Firms. The Society of Indian Law Firms (SILF) is the apex body of law firms in India. SILF was established in the year 2000 with the aim of protecting, safeguarding and promoting the interests of law firms in India. The Bar Association of different courts in India represents the individual members of the legal profession in India. SILF serves as a forum for exchange of ideas and information and also a medium for interaction with the government, the judiciary, and the bureaucracy. In a short period of six years, SILF has achieved many laurels, amongst them being internationally recognized by IBA (International Bar Association), the UIA (Union International des Advocates) as well as by LAWASIA.
This evening enjoy some free time on your own.