Legis Orbis is a pro bono initiative, conceived with the idea to help the law students in India and abroad, in having a better understanding of the Indian Laws. With this noble idea in mind, we launched the Legis Orbis Classes, which is a virtual class concerning various legal subjects. The first eight batches of the Legis Orbis Online Classes are absolutely free, wherein we have accommodated more than 150+ students from 67+ Law Colleges / Universities across the country.
As a part of the Phase-1 of our Live Online Classes Program, our experts are helping the law students understand the nuances of the Constitutional laws, Law of Evidence, Law of Civil Procedures and Law of Contract. Our mentors are experts of law, whose contribution to the field of legal education have been endorsed by many legal experts in India. Their achievements in the field of law vouch for their quality, as they endeavors to revolutionize the way law is being taught and studied in India.
Our team consist of Mr. Abhishek Choudhary, Advocate, Supreme Court of India, Ms. Ritika Ritu, Advocate, UGC-NET, L.L.M, B.Sc. L.L.B. (gold medalist), Ms. Rajashree Kanungo, L.L.M. (gold medalist), B.B.A L.L.B.(gold medalist) and Ms. Radhika Sharma, L.L.M., B.B.A L.L.B.(gold medalist). Our founder, Mr. Abhishek Choudhary, Advocate, Supreme Court of India and Former Legal Editor, Manupatra Pvt. Ltd., who himself is a Gold Medal Awardee in the Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Laws (B.Sc. LL.B) has always been a firm advocate of the idea to shift the focus of students from examination to skill development. Education system in India must address this much needed requirement of making a paradigm shift from examination centric education system to skill development centric education system.
Our Advisory Board is chaired by Shri Salman Khurshid, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India, vice chairman of which is Shri Ashok Arora, Senior Lawyer, Supreme Court of India. The Board consists of Shri Manas Ranjan Mohapatra, Senior Advocate, High Court of Orissa, Shri Sourya Sundar Das, Senior Advocate, High Court of Orissa, Shri Vijay P Tiwari, Associate Professor of Law, Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur who are all the Senior Members. We also have the patronage of Shri Siddhant Mishra, Judicial Magistrate First Class, Puri, Orissa and Ms. Kanika Dasan, Consultant, World Health Organisation (WHO).
In addition to create a better tomorrow for all, including the students who are the backbone of our nation, we have introduced the idea of #LearnFromHome, which also aids in stopping the spread of infection, without suffering any academic loss.
And, therefore with this objective in mind we have launched various virtual activities adopting the new normal, which includes inter alia All India Online Quiz Competition, All India Webinar Series, Live Talk Show with Experts of Law and the first of its kind, National Online Moot Court Competition and e-Seminar.