Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad constituent of Symbiosis International University, Pune is one of the champion law schools of India. It is a centre of legal knowledge dissemination and legal research.
Symbiosis Law School is empowered to create several specialized bodies to achieve its mission and vision of promoting and to contribute towards knowledge generation and dissemination.
Our Indian Constitution has provided through Article 39-A, that the state shall secure that the operation of the legal system promotes justice, on the basis of equal opportunity, and shall, in particular, provide free legal aid, by suitable legislation or schemes or in any other way, to ensure that opportunities for securing justice are not denied to any citizen by reason of economic or other disabilities.
The Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad Legal Aid Cell is a body which introduces students to use their knowledge of law to provide free legal aid to those people who are marginalized and ignorant of their legal rights through various methods.
To ensure dissemination of justice equally among all sections of the society.
Seeks to promote free legal aid. Legal aid makes great efforts to ensure that constitutional pledge is fulfilled in its spirit and equal justice made available to poor and needy.
To promote legal awareness in the neighbouring areas and to inculcate social responsibility which will lead to the realization of goals embodied in the Constitution of India.
Activities So Far:
Under Child Rights Awareness Programme Legal Aid Cell had visited Gram Parishad School at Veerlapally village on 25th Feb, 2016.
Another Legal Aid Camp was conducted at Mamidipally Village on 18th March 2016.
A Legal Awareness Programme was conducted at Mamidipally Village on 23rd August, 2016.
Future Plan: Clinics are held monthly, and also provide assistance and to conduct legal aid camps in a range of areas including.
Inauguration of Legal Aid Cell - 28th February, 2015
SLS, Hyderabad inaugurated the ‘Legal Aid Cell’ in the Law School campus to provide free legal aid, advice and to create awareness among the masses in the nearby vicinity. The ceremony was graced with the presence of Mr. Suryanarayana Murthy, Senior Civil Judge,