ABOUT THE CLIENT CONSULTING COMPETITION
Amidst COVID-19 pandemic, the prestigious 21st National Client Consulting Competition for Justice P. Govinda Menon Memorial Ever Rolling Trophy, hosted by the Kerala Law Academy will be held on virtual mode from 11th to 13 th of November 2021 from the Kerala Law Academy Campus, Peroorkada, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.
The Client Consulting Competition is intended to explore the client-lawyer interaction skills and to improve the problem analysing techniques of the students and giving such information which a client would like to know regarding his legal problem/case. In order to satiate the client, a lawyer is expected to have excellent listening and advisory skills required to conduct a successful client interview.
11-13 November 2021
Last date of submission:
25th October 2021
The competition is conducted through the online platforms Zoom and Google Meet. All the participating teams should have good access to the internet and be able to access the above said online platform. This is a mandatory requirement for participation.
Students pursuing 3 years /5-year LLB course, in Law Colleges/Law schools/Law Universities/ Departments of Law in India recognised by the Bar Council of India.
Provisional Registration – All the interested teams for the competition are requested to duly fill the google form for the purpose of provisional registration- Google Form Link
Final Registration – The selected teams will get a confirmation email from us, after which the final registration should be completed by the team on or before 25th October 2021, after complying with the formalities in Clause (2) of the Regulations of the competition, by submitting the duly filled Proforma provided in the Kerala Law Academy website, Here.
Registration Fees: for a team is Rs. 2750 /-.
Please Note: Only one team from each participating institution shall be registered for the competition. Each team shall comprise two members, only a single team (2 members) is permitted from a college.
The winners will be awarded the Justice P. Govinda Menon Memorial Ever Rolling Trophy, other prizes and a cash prize of Rs 50,000 (Rupees Fifty Thousand only).
The Runners-up will be awarded a trophy, other prizes and a cash prize of Rs 30,000 (Rupees Thirty Thousand only).
For any queries, please write to mcs[at]keralalawacademy.in or contact any of the following:
Faculty Convenors –
1. Dr. Dakshina Saraswathy (General Secretary, Moot Court Society) – 9744169215
2. Adv. Arya Sunil Paul (Assistant Professor & Member MCS Faculty Team) – 9495178906
Student Convenors –
Ajay Y (Student Convenor, Moot Court Society) – 9746525734
Hrishikesh Jayasarman (Student Joint Convenor, Moot Court Society) – 7025263839
Sruthi Kannan (Student Joint Convenor, Moot Court Society) –) – 8921194385