Prof. Shakeel Ahmed Samdani Memorial Moot Court Competition : Results Announced


In the memory of Former Dean of Faculty of Law, Aligarh Muslim University, Late Prof. Shakeel Ahmed Samdani . online forum for lawyers and law students, had coducted Memorial Moot Court Competition on 23rd and 24th of July,2022.

Advocate Pradeep Rai (Vice President, Supreme Court Bar Association) addressing the attendees of event.

In this online competition, about 110 students (dividing into 38 teams) across various states of the country have participated. The inauguration ceremony of this two day event was done on 23rd of July by Senior Advocate Mr. Pradeep Rai. Chief guest Pradeep Rai, not only appreciated the work and this initiative of organisation but also talked about educating society to end the fanatics about religion and caste, and at the same time Guest of honor who had joined from London, Dr. Aruj Qayyum admired the effort of orginsation and wished a bright future for this forum. 

Justice Rajive Bhalla interacting with the winners of competition.

In preliminary round, Advocate Mansi Bajaj, Professor Santosh Kumar, High Court Advocate Rishabh Bhandari, Professor Ranjana Sharma, Professor Niyati Pandey, Assistant Professor Naveen Rao, Advocate Ashitosh Kumar Upadhyay, Advocate Saurabh Raj, Assistant Professor Shubham Kumar Thakur, these were in the panel of distinguished judges. In further rounds, Assistant Professor Akhalqul Azam (AMU), Devesh Malan ( Advocate Dehli High Court), Dr.CholaRaja Mudimanan (Faculty of Law, Delhi University), Advocate Abdullah Samdani, Advocate Janamejaya Upadhyay, Animesh Jha, Dr. Kalpesh Kumar ( Parul University ) were in the panel of judges and in the final round Advocate Aastha Chadha (Supreme Court of India) and Civil Judge Himanshu Arya were the part of jury panel. In the valedictory ceremony, chief guest Justice Rajive Bhalla with his thoughts enlighten the students by advising them to be tolerant about each other choices and decisions and before anything we all are human, so there is need to bridge the gap  between religion and caste. Further, he encouraged the young founders of the organization to coduct such event for the benifits of law students. Advocate Ms. Aastha Chadha  announced the result for Best Speaker, Best Memorial, Runner up and Winner, Abhishek Gupta & Ashwani Singh founders of warded them with cash prize and trophies. The winning team consists of Vanshika Mathur, Gargi Bindal, Shivam Pandey and in the runner up team there were student named Gaurav Gupta of Delhi University and Akhya Tewari, Tanya Misra (Amity University, Lucknow), while the title of best speaker and best memorial was won by Pooja Parameswaran (Bangalore University) and Rishiraj Gautam (VIPS) respectively. Finally, convener of this event Ritik Singh Jadaun, thanked all the participants and Abhishek Gupta and Mr. Ashwani Founder of, to provide opportunities for student to show their talent and to learn new things.

Civil Judge Himanshu Arya Judging Moot Court Competition 

In this way, Professor Shakeel Ahmed Samdani Memorial Moot Court Competition marked it's successful completion.People like Nishat, Vikalp, Aaryan, Srishti, Yukta, Sindhuja, Shalini, Kaushal, Poornima, Surbhi etc. helped in conducting this two-day long online program.