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20 scholarships for Indians to study LLM abroad

Why do so many Indian law graduates prefer to do LLM from a foreign university? Well.. It is easier to find job-oriented, practical LLM programs abroad. Many Indian law graduates aspire for an international legal career and want to settle abroad. A good LLM abroad can open that door if calculated steps are taken. A …

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1 unread message from an LLM degree

Hi, Thank you for opening this blogpost. I am a US LLM degree of the topper from your batch who has sadly returned to India although his original plan was to find a job abroad after LLM and settle in the USA. My specialization is in International Human Rights Law. I was told that my …

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I regret my decision to do LLM in a haste, here is why…

Once I was selected for an interview with UNHCR. It felt like a dream come true.  Just to walk into their tightly guarded office in Delhi felt thrilling. There were just 5 candidates selected and I was one of them. The test was good and I felt utterly confident when I walked out after an …

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Who can do LLM without an LLB degree

Are you a Chartered Accountant (CA) or Company Secretary(CS)? Do you want to do a foreign Masters of Law (LL.M.)?  The demand for interdisciplinary knowledge continues to increase on the job market, particularly in companies and organizations that work internationally. The growing number of international agreements especially within Europe is making it difficult for employers …

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How much does it cost to do LLM abroad

I am a daughter of a businessman. I have to do a cost-benefit analysis of everything. From gauging the worth of branded shoes by calculating how long they will last for or by comparing the fares of rickshaws and uber cabs against the comfort I would receive for the said distance.  So if I had …

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5 reasons businesses prefer Delaware

Delaware is known to be ‘the first state’ of the United States of America(USA) because it was the first state to ratify the US constitution.  Thomas Jefferson also called it a diamond state as he described it as a “jewel” among states due to its strategic location on the Eastern Seaboard. But that is not …

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What are the different types of law firms you can work in

Law students and even young lawyers often believe that law firms are all about commercial and business laws.  In fact many people still believe there are just two fields of law to practice in – civil and criminal law.  Law schools generally  don’t teach new subjects of law or make changes to the existing courses …

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10 Skills to help you land your dream job faster

Although lawyering is generally very well paid work, young lawyers earn too little, and continue to work very hard for their seniors, in the hope of making it big one day. It is entirely possible to build your own practice early on from scratch, or to even command a good salary while working at a …

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What’s stopping you from applying to a law firm

Why don’t more people apply to law firms? Most law aspirants dream of working in top-tier law firms.  The world of premier lawyers is fiercely competitive. The few positions that open up are often snatched by those willing to work tirelessly from any location. Many hesitate to apply worrying about their eligibility. Some might even …