Pro bono work is gaining momentum in the biggest law firms once again. For law students who aspire to practice in law firms it is important to watch what the firms are doing, and it is important to find common footing to attain interviews. Pro bono work offers a common ground of interaction between law students and lawyers.
As a law graduate you have two ways of make a name for yourself: (i) set up/ work for your own practice, or (ii) find a great job in a reputed law firm. A good majority of fresh graduates fall into the second category - they go out to look for a job.