The Destination Symbiosis Law School, Pune – Meet-up 2020 is a platform inviting all the stakeholders of legal education including law aspirants, Current Law Students, Parents, Alumni, Law Firms, Corporate houses and members of the Judiciary in a discussion regarding the current trends, standards in academia and industry and integration of the two. This is also an opportunity for us to communicate our vision and interact with the stakeholders with regard to the integration of legal education, the industry and the stakeholder expectations. The Meet is geared to provide a forum for panel discussions and networking with industry and academic experts in the context of examining standards and career opportunities in law.
The objective of the panel discussion and the networking is to:
Deepen the understanding on industry –academia relations with the emergence of new trends, patterns, opportunities and challenges.
Strengthen follow-up of the law firms, Corporate houses and Judiciary in absorbing competent and qualified legal professional graduating / graduated from premier educational institutes such as SLS-Pune.
Promote effective integration of industry practices, academia and stakeholder expectations within the justice system in India.
Contribute to the preparation of law aspirants in choosing the appropriate law school for their requirements.
Symbiosis Law School, Pune established in June 1977, was earlier affiliated to the University of Pune and later became a constituent of Symbiosis International University in 2002, with an enhanced degree of autonomy in teaching, learning and research.
Being the meeting point of all kinds of talent in the legal arena, SLS, Pune occupies "a" place of pride among the flagship institutions of the Symbiosis International University. Symbiosis Law School "epitomizes" excellence in legal education. Nestled in the heart of Pune,( "a city" popularly described as the Oxford of the East "and the capital of the Peshwas empire), it embodies the essence of 'Symbiosis' 'which means living together for mutual benefit'. Amongst a host of outstanding institutions under Symbiosis International University offering various courses Symbiosis Law School, Pune stands tall with the India Today Nelson Survey ranking the institute among the top 10 law schools of India in 2013 and the Bar Council of India conferring it with the Gold-star Award in 2013.
In a journey of 38 years, Symbiosis Law School, Pune has achieved various milestones in teaching, learning and research. It is the first law college in Pune to offer evening law programs and is one of the pioneers of the five year law program. Its innovative and creative educational experiments have set it apart from other law colleges in the city and the region. Symbiosis Law School, Pune has the honour of being a core partner in the global network of legal institutes of the Erasmus Mundus consortium. It has also been selected by the Government of India, Ministry of Social Welfare for awarding scholarships to SC & ST students. SLS, Pune also has collaborations with various bodies and renowned national and international educational institutions.