LAW ET JUSTICIA LAW REVIEW
VOLUME 1 ISSUE 1
CLINICAL LEGAL EDUCATION – A PRESSING PRIORITY
Ms. AISHWARYA VARDHAN,
Symbiosis Law School, Pune
Education is one of the paramount virtues of human life. While the theoretical aspects of education equip one with the necessary knowledge, its practical component familiarises a person with the nuances and intricacies of the field. Talking about the legal sphere in particular, the lessons are better inculcated in a student, who is a prospective law practitioner, by combining the appropriate amounts of both theoretical and practical pedagogy, which in turn serves the best interest of the society.
This article delves into the subject matter of clinical education and discusses its evolution, prevalence and potential. The author in pursuance of the same has elucidated its concept and significance and has suggested the various roles a person belonging to the legal fraternity can play in the same. It further entails suggestions and remarks which if looked into, can contribute in flourishing the system of clinical education in the country.