The Training and Placement Cell of the School has been one of the most active departments of the School, entrusted with the tasks of training, counselling, advising and facilitating the internship and recruitment processes of the students of the School. Since the graduation of the first batch of the School in 2012, the Cell has successfully handled internship and recruitment facilitation process for over six hundred graduated students as on date and is advising the present students on similar lines.

Industry – Interactive Programme

KIIT School of Law regularly organizes various Industry Interaction Programme for the benefits of students with an aim to enhance their industry-readiness. Many speakers from various fields have delivered talks in the campus and some of them include Dr. S. Majumdar, Partner, S Majumdar &Company; Mr. Kaviraj Singh, Managing Partner, TrustMan& Company; Mr. Satyakam Swain, from Luthra & Luthra; Mr. Anand Gurumoorthy ,Vice President, Quislex; Mr. Aksat Pande, Sr.Associate, Alpha Partners;Mr. Pranab Mehra, Sr. Associate, Anand & Anand; Mr. Ajay Kumar Sinha, Divisional Managers, Oriental Insurance Company Ltd; Dr. Anindya Sarkar, Associate Vice President, & Head IP Cell Infosys; Dr. Suman Bhattacharya,IP System Engineer TCS; Dr. Tara Prasad, Senior IP Managers, TCS Bangalore; and Dr. Prabhuddha Ganguli, CEO,Vision IPR Mumbai.

The Training and Placement Cell is entrusted with the following functions –

  • Facilitate the recruitment process for the students of the graduating batch;
  • Facilitate the internship process and recommend students of other batches for internships;
  • Provide career counselling to the students of the School on regular basis;
  • Provide support services to alumni;
  • Provide training to students on soft skills / communication skills / group discussion skills etc.
  • Arrange and conduct refresher courses for graduating students;
  • Invite and arrange interactions of legal professionals and industry experts with the students;
  • Advise students for career in litigation practice, judicial services etc.
  • Advise students interested for pursuing further education;
  • Advise students on training courses offered by external agencies and organizations.


  • Dr. Anindya Sircar, Associate Vice President & Head of IP Cell, Infosys Ltd., Bengaluru
  • Dr. S K Mitra, Dy. Controller of Patents, Intellectual Property Office, Kolkata
  • Dr. Tara Prasad, Senior IP Manager, Tata Consultancy Services, Bengaluru
  • Mr. Akshat Pande, Managing Partner, Alpha Partners, New Delhi
  • Mr. Ameet Dutta, Partner, Sai Krishna Associates, New Delhi
  • Mr. Anand Gurumoothy, Senior Vice President – Operations, Intellecap Solutions, Hyderabad
  • Mr. Aniruddha Pratipathi, L & T IDPL
  • Mr. Asim Rahman, President and Co-Founder of Muslim Bar Association, New York
  • Mr. B Gopalakrishan, Group Head-Legal Operation & Human Resource Group, ARCIL,Mumbai
  • Mr. Chethan P, General Manager(Legal), Exide Life Insurance Company
  • Mr. Dharmendra Routray, Partner, Kachwaha & Partners, New Delhi
  • Mr. Dhruva Kumar, Zonal Manager – Legal Claims, Bharti AXA General Insurance Company
  • Mr. Girindra Agarwal, AVP Legal, Delhi International Airport Limited, New Delhi
  • Mr. Haresh Jagtiani, Managing Partner, Oasis Counsel and Advisory, Mumbai
  • Mr. J M Kalia, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India, New Delhi
  • Mr. Jan Paulsson, Partner, Three Crowns LLP, Washington DC, USA
  • Mr. John Broomfield,Vice President and Head-Conracts,Hindustan Construction Company
  • Mr. Jyoti Sekhar, Senior Associate, Legasis Partners, Mumbai.
  • Mr. K P Sreejith, Managing Partner, IndiaLaw, Mumbai
  • Mr. Karan Mehra, Principal Associate, Amarchand Mangaldas & Suresh A Shroff, New Delhi
  • Mr. Kaviraj Singh, Managing Partner, Trust Man & Company, New Delhi
  • Mr. Kshitish Mohanty, General Manager, L&T General Insurance Company
  • Mr. Manavendra Mishra,Senior Associate,Amarchand Mangaldas & Suresh A Shroff, New Delhi
  • Mr. Neeraj Shekhar, Advocate-on-Record, Supreme Court of India, New Delhi
  • Mr. Pankaj Phadnis, Associate Vice President, Godrej Industries Ltd., Mumbai
  • Mr. Prabhat Kumar Shrivastava, Head -Legal, Isolux Corsan India, New Delhi
  • Mr. Praveen H Parekh, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India, New Delhi.
  • Mr. Praveen H Parekh, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India, New Delhi.
  • Mr. Raj Baliar Singh, Associate Vice President, HDFC Ergo General Insurance Company
  • Mr. Rajeev Uberoi, Group General Counsel & Group Head- Legal & Compliance, IDFC Ltd
  • Mr. Ram Jethmalani, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India, New Delhi
  • Mr. Rodney Ryder, Managing Partner, Scriboard, New Delhi
  • Mr. Rupinder Singh Suri, Senior Advocate, New Delhi
  • Mr. S C Das, Chief Manager-Legal, National Insurance Co. Ltd.
  • Mr. S Majumdar, S Majumdar & CO., Kolkata
  • Mr. S.K. Dhiman, Deputy General Manager, NPCIL
  • Mr. Sameer Parekh, Partner, Parekh & Co., New Delhi
  • Mr. Samir Hossain, Vice-President- Legal, Aditya Birla Group, Mumbai
  • Mr. Sanjib Mondal, Zonal Head – Legal, Reliance Capital
  • Mr. Shashank Garg, Partner, Advani & Co., New Delhi
  • Mr. Sunil Bedkar, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India, New Delhi

Placement Contacts

Ms. Suryasnata Mohanty
Deputy Director, KIIT and KISS
Email: [email protected]
Cell: (+91) 98305 53163, 80958 31057

Prof. Sudipta De Sarkar
Associate Dean (Training and Placement)
Email: [email protected]
Cell: (+91) 86580 36165

Ms. Gurprit Kaur
Training and Placement Office
Email: [email protected], [email protected]
Cell: (+91) 94399 19340

Dr Amarendra Pattanaik
Training and Placement Office
Email: [email protected]