RecTracker: NLSIU Bangalore 2020 batch lands 44 placements; Law Firms offer 15-18 lakh salary

Bar & Bench April 20 2019
NLSIU

This recruitment season, the 2020 graduating batch of National Law School of India University (NLSIU Bangalore) has secured a total of 44 jobs so far.

A total of 58 students out of a class of 80 took part in the recruitment process this year. 23 students received pre-placement offers, 16 students accepted offers on Day Zero, and 5 students accepted offers on Day One.

As per a release by the Recruitment Coordination Committee (RCC) of the 2020 NLSIU batch, this is a record number of placements as of Day One.

The salaries offered by law firms is in the range of Rs. 15-18 lakh per annum. Those who landed jobs as in-house counsel expect a salary package ranging from Rs. 12-16 lakh per annum.

Firm/Company PPOs Day Zero hires Day One hires Total
AZB & Partners - 2 - 2
Argus Partners - - 1 1
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas 1 5 - 6
Khaitan & Co 1 2 - 3
L&L Partners 9 3 - 12
S&R Associates 1 - - 1
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas 5 2 - 7
Talwar Thakore Associates 1 - - 1
Trilegal 5 2 - 7
ICICI Bank - - 2 2
Societe Generale - - 2 2
TOTAL 23 16 5 44

Among the law firms, L&L Partners was the biggest hirer, recruiting 12 NLSIU students. Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas and Trilegal made 7 hires each, while Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas made 6. Khaitan & Co made 3 hires, while AZB & Partners made 2. S&R Associates, Talwar Thakore & Associates, and Argus Partners made 1 hire each.

4 students landed jobs as in-house counsel; ICICI Bank and Societe Generale made 2 hires each.

The 2020 batch RCC consists of Aishwarya Dixit, Akash Jain, Ashim Gupta, Dhanush Dinesh, Neha Lodha, Niharika Sharma, and Samriddhi Shukla.

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