The team from National Law School of India University, Bangalore made it to the finals of world rounds of the 59th Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, 2018, held at Washington DC. NLSIU has previously won Jessup twice, in 1996 and in 2013. India along with Australia reached the finals of the Mooting World Cup.
The team comprising of Isha Jain, Nikita Garg, Bhavesh Seth and Saarthak Jain, gave a tremendous fight to Australia. Isha Jain received the Best Oralist award.
Over 500 teams from 95 countries participated in the world rounds held at Washington DC. The more that is said about this achievement is less. There were four Indian teams in top 32 in the world rounds. Indian teams have always done exceptionally well not just at this particular competition, regularly breaking in the top 32, but generally at all moots at the world stage, winning several of them between them, every year.