Third National Client Consultation Competition -2017
SOL organized the 3rd Edition of the National Client Consultation Competition (NCCC) on 9 September 2017. NCCC was inaugurated by the living legend, Mr Ram Jethmalani, Senior Advocate of the Supreme Court of India, and Hon'ble Member of Parliament. He has served as India's Union Law Minister and as Chairman of the Bar Council of India. Speaking at the occasion Mr Jethmalani talked about his legal career, spanning nearly 75 years, and the sedulous care it took “Ram to become the ‘Ram’”. He urged the youth to stay percipient about everything that goes around in the world.
32 teams from reputed law institutions across India participated in the competition which revolved around contemporary legal regime in India such as data protection and privacy, false rape charges on breakdown of relationships, citizenship and migration issues. The competition aimed at promoting greater knowledge and practical skills among student advocates in the counselling functions of law practice. The Final round was judged by top notch partners of law firms. The Winners were Dr Ram Manohar Lohia National Law University, Lucknow and the runners-up were the Symbiosis Law School, Noida. The winners and runner ups were awarded a cash prize of Rs 10,000/ and Rs 5000/ respectively. The event was coordinated by Mr Navin Pal Singh, Assistant Professor, SOL.