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Book Launch Events – December 2017 (Mumbai & Delhi)

December 8, 2017 - December 16, 2017


The Harvard Law School Center on the Legal Profession will host two major events in India to celebrate the publication of The Indian Legal Profession in the Age of Globalization: The Rise of the Corporate Legal Sector and its Impact on Lawyers and Society (Cambridge University Press) in early December 2017 (Mumbai, December 8th and 9th and Delhi, December 15th and 16th). The book, which is the pinnacle of the Center’s six-year research project on the topic, is already being hailed as the most comprehensive and important study ever done on the Indian legal profession. These events will offer an opportunity to celebrate the book’s launch, report on its major findings, and discuss plans for how to move the project forward. To learn more, download an Overview here.

Featured guest invited include: Arun Jaitley (Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, Government of India), Dhananjaya Y. Chandrachud (Judge, Supreme Court of India), Natarajan Chandrasekaran (Chairman, Tata Sons), Nandan Nilekani (Non-Executive Chairman, Infosys), Calin Rovinescu (President and CEO, Air Canada), Harish Salve (Senior Advocate), Zia Mody (Founding Partner, AZB & Partners), Ashok Gupta (Group General Counsel, Aditya Birla Group), Haigreve Khaitan (Managing Partner, Khatian & Co), Bharat Vasani (Senior Adviser & former General Counsel, Tata Sons), Pratap Bhanu Mehta (Vice-Chancellor, Ashoka University), Bibek Debroy (Member, NITI Aayog; Chair, Economic Council of the Prime Minister), David B. Wilkins (Professor, Harvard Law School), Vikramaditya S. Khanna (Professor, University of Michigan), Mark Wu (Professor, Harvard Law School), Jayanth Krishnan (Indiana University Maurer School of Law), Tarun Khanna (Professor, Harvard Business School).

Registration is required to attend! Please register via the form here.


December 8, 2017
December 16, 2017


Center on the Legal Profession