Autonomous Certificate Programme For Professional Excellence :- Online Programme

Indian Law Society, Pune

Law of Civil Procedure for Civil Trials and Appeals

Indian Law Society, Pune launches a unique Certificate Programme for Professional Excellence on subjects of core practical importance for lawyers. The programme covers essentials of theory and practice of civil procedure relevant for entire ‘life of a civil suit’ – from institution to execution – in one certificate programme of 20 sessions. Each 2 hour evening session is designed by legal experts with ILS to provide an effective blend of procedural law aspects for professionals in diverse types of suit proceedings in civil courts for current application. The programme includes major changes in civil procedure under the Commercial Courts Act, 2015, to give attendees a framework of its strategic & procedural impact on civil proceedings for lawyers including corporate entities.


Duration  7th Sept – 10th Oct  2020
Time, days

Registration Start Date



 Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays

 28th August on wards

5.00 pm to 7.00 pm

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Faculty Professionals with core civil litigation experience in trial courts and appeal courts drawn from Delhi, Kolkatta, Chennai, Bengaluru, Pune and Mumbai and Judge from Mumbai High Court. An opportunity to interact with the top professionals from all over India.
For whom (1)   Advocates  (2) Judges (3) Law students (4) General Counsel’s Team/ In-House Counsels (5) Legal Teams of PSUs and Government Legal Departments (6) Legal Researchers
Fees  Rs.16949+ GST Rs.3051 = Rs. 20,000  (includes GST)
Course contents Initiation of Civil action  – institution  and jurisdiction, Multi-party disputes

Pleadings- Rules of Pleading and Substantive Reliefs ,and Written Statement

Service of Summons /Special category Suits /Stay of Suit and Res-judicata

Pre-Trial Stages- Documents /Leading Evidence in Suits

Various Miscellaneous proceedings

Appeals for decrees, second appeals and from orders/ Revision and Review

Execution and orders aiding Execution


Course material Links to books and reports from free online web resources
Advance reading list of articles and important judgments for each session.
Seats 50
Examination Online examination at the end of the course.

Course coordinator: Mrs Smita Sabne – Contact: Ms Deepali Manjarekar email:

Please note that the recordings of the session will not be shared with the participants.

For Technical issues please contact


Vaijayanti Joshi,
Indian Law Society