INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE at Khaitan & Co., NEW DELHI By Debajyoti Saha, Law Student, Online Intern@ LawOF
Year of Study:
5th Year (10th Semester)
Internship Organization Name:
Khaitan & Co., NEW DELHI
Khaitan & Co is one of India’s oldest and full service law firms comprising over 530 fee earners and consultants including 115 partners and directors. The key practice areas are Banking & Finance, Capital markets, Competition Law/Antitrust, Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution, Energy, Hospitality, Infrastructure & Resources, Environment, Intellectual Property, Funds, Labour & Employment, Private Client and Trusts, Private Equity, Real Estate, Taxation (Direct and Indirect tax), Technology, Media & Telecom, White Collar Crime.
Duration of Internship:
Month & Year:
Monday-Friday, 10:00 AM to 6:30 PM
Main Task Work Profile:
I worked on related party transactions. I had asked to research in Company law, Income Tax Act and Administrative law. I attended conferences which were held by one of the Associate Partner of the firm. We went to the Chambers of the Senior Advocates for the discussion of different cases. I worked on Arbitration Act and Prevention of Sexual harassment of Women at Workplaces Act, 2013 as well.
Work Environment at Office:
Everyone were friendly to us. They cleared all our doubts whenever we asked them. On the first day, I was given the research work. The associate taught me the meaning of different terms of Electricity Act, 2003.
First Day at Organization:
Had to register and received the batch as intern. The HR introduced us to all the departments and library. Laptops were given individually.
Best Part of Internship:
Enjoyed the research work and the drafting work.
Patience is the ultimate key.