State of Legal Education: The Legal Profession and Legal Education in India

Bar & Bench June 29 2012

Changing times have brought profound changes to the nature of expectations of lawyer today. What we will do in this column is to outline where the changes are coming from and how the legal education sector will need to interface with the professional organization of the practice of law in this country.

The Legal Profession Historically

In India the legal profession first emerged as a distinct modern profession under colonial conditions. In some senses the story of its roots is analogous to the . . .

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