What is Office of Career Services (OCS)?
Office of Career Services engages students in the career development process of exploring career options, identifying interest, gaining experience in a chosen field, preparing for the job, preparing for facing interview and achieving the career goals. For this purpose we offer a variety of programs, trainings and resources that will prepare you to succeed in your career.
The OCS at JGLS runs a robust career mentoring and counselling program that comprises of JGLS faculty members from various walks of practice, helping students in appreciating different career paths and choosing the right one for them. JGLS has entered into multiple MoUs and collaborations facilitate internships and placements for JGLS students and graduates. JGLS also has extensive ties within government, businesses, and civil society, which are used to assist in placing our students and graduates. Whatever one’s plans are after graduation our Career Development Services is there to help.
The various career development efforts led by OCS include workshops, guest lectures, industry talks, field visits to recruiters’ workplaces that sharpen students’ résumé writing skills, communication and interpersonal skills, presentation skills, industry intelligence, and help in gaining access to a variety of career opportunities that lie ahead of law graduates. These programs are run by OCS throughout the year to benefit students at different stages of their law school, starting from the first year, up to providing training and career opportunities to the JGLS alumni.
- MoUs and academic partnerships with International and top Indian law firms, including White & Case, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas, AZB & Partners, FoxMandal Little, Luthra & Luthra Law Offices, Nishith Desai Associates, Economic Laws Practice, Khaitan & Co., Vaish Associates and Trilegal.
- JGLS Committee of International Lawyers (J-CIL), a New York based association of practising lawyers from leading law firms worldwide, are committed to helping JGLS provide advice and career counseling for students and graduates.