The 200 year old Trivandrum Bar Association has produced many luminaries in the judicial field.
In coordination with Endeavor, the association organised a career guidance seminar on ‘Graduate and Post Graduate options in Law – National Law School perspective’.
Inaugurating the session, President of the association, Adv. K P Jayachandran recalled his association with NUALS in the formative days and explained how the national law schools have brought in a new perspective to learning and practice of law. He termed them as national institutes that will guide the transformation of judicial systems in India and facilitate the growth of strong corporate law firms. He complimented the effort of Endeavor Trivandrum in bringing in quality training center for CLAT, which is badly missed in Trivandrum. He dwelt on the rich heritage of Trivandrum Bar Association and the need to sustain it by the best of education to the next generation of lawyers.
The session was attended by over 70 advocates of the bar. Sanjeev Thomas (Center Director, Endeavor Careers) took them through the options after 12th with focus on CLAT and BBA. He also highlighted the need to plan ahead than go for a last minute effort. Endeavor’s one year program Classic and two year program Ultimatum are planned keeping this in mind. He also highlighted the education abroad program, where the budding lawyers are guided through overseas education in law and related fields. He also highlighted the option of management after degree for those whose children are keen to follow an alternate option.
Adv. Anayara Shaji, Secretary of the association spoke, stressing on the importance of professional guidance in preparing for competitive exams. He was glad that in a scenario dominated by Engineering and Medicine, Endeavor was bringing in alternate options, especially in Law. He looked forward to Trivandrum Bar Association playing an important role in this regard.
Rajesh Krishnan coordinated the seminar that also saw the presence of Rishiraj Singh, IPS, in connection with the launch of the association tournament logo.