In the second part of the interview (you can read Part 1 here), Dhvani talks about focusing on academy and research in Indian law schools, the kind of lawyers that VCLP is looking to hire, and a whole lot more. How do you encourage academic research in Indian law schools? One [way] is…… Continue reading The Amicus Interviews: Dhvani Mehta on Indian legal education, LLMs and more (Part 2)
Dhvani Mehta discusses her own experiences at Oxford University as a BCL student, an MPhil and then a DPhil.
Professor Kellye Testy, the President of LSAC was in India recently, and I am glad that I got the chance to speak with her.
The Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme (QLTS) is a great way to seek a foreign, professional qualification, and has become quite popular with Indian lawyers looking to move out of the country. Priyasha Corrie, an Indian law graduate currently working as a corporate lawyer in the UAE, has not only taken the QLTS but has also…… Continue reading Amicus Interviews: Priyasha Corrie on QLTS Geek, foreign practice & more
Julie Sculli from Brooklyn Law School, gave a short presentation on the NY Bar examination that I thought was quite insightful.
In the second part of the interview, Tara focuses on the benefits of mediation, how to become a good mediator and a whole lot more.
Tara Ollapally is an experienced mediator with an LLM from Columbia Law School. In this interview she talks about mediation, future lawyers, her own legal education and much more
Earlier this year, NALSAR University released a report on possible reforms at our country’s national law universities.The report (accessible here) made a number of suggestions, and also included a fairly comprehensive survey of students across more than a dozen national law universities. The report’s co-investigator, and Assistant Professor at NALSAR, Sidharth Chauhan spoke with me on the…… Continue reading The Amicus Interviews: Sidharth Chauhan, NALSAR University