2nd GD Goenka International Virtual Client Counselling Competition [Sep 18-19]: Register by Sep 153 min read

GD Goenka University is organizing the 2nd GD Goenka International Virtual Client Counselling Competition on 18th – 19th September 2021. 

About the Organizer

GD Goenka University, Gurugram is part of the GD Goenka Group, a leading educational group driven by a passion for excellence in education.

With an objective to raise the standards of clinical legal education in India, the GD Goenka University, School of Law regularly hosts Moot Court Competitions and encourages law students from various Law Schools and Universities from across India and the world to learn the art and skills of advocacy.

About the Competition

For a lawyer, knowledge is power and the skill of communicating their knowledge along with making the client feel comfortable is a vital part of the profession. In order to promote out of courtroom skills School of Law is organising its 2nd international virtual client counselling competition. The competition will take place over two days, beginning on September 18th, 2021.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students duly enrolled and pursuing full time 5 years or 3 years undergraduate law course from India or from a foreign university with the law as a major may apply to participate in the 2nd GD Goenka International Virtual Client Counselling Competition, 2021.
  • Students enrolled and pursuing a post-graduate diploma or short-term certificate courses in law is not eligible to apply.

Team Composition

A team shall consist of maximum of two members that must include two Speakers (Multiple teams from an institute are allowed to participate).

Registration Details

  • Each team shall register to 2nd GD Goenka International Virtual Client Counselling Competition, 2021 by filing registration form, in the prescribed manner by 15th September, 2021.
  • Registration form: https://lawc.to/7fHW2
  • On receipt of the duly filled registration form the institute shall respond to the participating team, acknowledging the receipt.

Payment Details

  • The registration fee for the competition is INR 1500/- for Indian Teams and 20$ for International Teams. (Early Bird @ INR 999/- till 10th September 2021).
  • The registration fee for the 2nd GD Goenka International Virtual Client Counselling Competition, 2021 is to be paid through NEFT transfer or UPI. No other payment method shall be accepted.
  • Any additional charges incurred by the team while making the wire transfer are to be borne by the team.

Account Details

  • Name of Beneficiary: G.D. Goenka University
  • Name of Bank: HDFC Bank
  • Address: Site No. 2, OCF Pocket, Sector – C, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi- 110070, India
  • S.B A/c No.: 02731450000270
  • RTGS/ IFS Code No.: HDFC0000273
  • Fax No.: 0124-3315936
  • MICR Code: 110240034
  • E-Mail ID: accountsgdgu@gdgoenka.ac.in

Important Dates

  • Registration opening from: 2nd September 2021
  • Final date of Registration: 15th September 2021
  • Competition Dates: 18th & 19th September 2021

Contact Information

Regarding the rules of the competition or any other queries, send your queries at clientcounselling@gdgu.org with the subject line “Competition Problem-Queries”.

You can also contact any of the following members of the Organizing Committee between 10 am to 4:00 pm (IST).

Faculty co-ordinators

  • Ms. SanyaKapurWadhwa: +91 7289961445
  • Dr. Aditi Mukherjee Chakravorty: +91 7380840267

Student co-ordinators

  • Ayush Gupta: +91 7017183604 Shrishti Bansal: +91 8433191400
  • Gobind Singh: +91 8887628406 Gayatri Bhatia: +91 9773952002

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