The 2019 batch of National Law School of India University, (NLSIU) Bangalore has placed a whopping 46 out of the 50 students who sat for recruitment, as of the recently held Day Zero and Day one on campus.
This figure includes the 21 pre-placement offers (PPOs) made by various law firms. 37 out of the 46 students landed jobs at the top-tier law firms in the country.
A total of 16 job offers were accepted on Day Zero, with Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas making 4 hires, AZB & Partners, Trilegal and Khaitan & Co making 3 each, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas making 2, and Talwar Thakore & Associates with 1.
As regards the PPOs, Luthra & Luthra led the way with 6 hires, Shardul Amarchand and Trilegal with 4 each, Khaitan & Co with 3, Cyril Amarchand with 2, and S&R Associates and Talwar Thakore making 1 hire each.
|Firm||Day Zero jobs||PPOs|
|Luthra & Luthra||–||6|
|Khaitan & Co||3||3|
|AZB & Partners||3||–|
9 students were placed on Day One, with ICICI making 4 hires, Finsec Advisors with 3, and Societe General with 2 hires.
One student also secured a vacation scheme at international law firm Allen & Overy.
The salaries on offer are estimated to be around Rs. 14 lakh per year mark, with a performance bonus of Rs. 1-2 lakh, depending on the firm.
The Recruitment Co-Ordination Committee for the 2019 batch of NLSIU consists of Aditya D’souza, Chandni Ochani, Chhavi Singhal, Jashanjot Kaur, Ritika Bansal, Sameer Deval and Megha Mehta.
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