BGI Legal Signed MOU with Free University
BGI is pleased to announce that it has entered into a memorandum of understanding with the Free University, Georgia’s leading private university founded by the late Kakha Bendukidze.
The MoU aims to provide internship and career opportunities to students and graduates of the University’s law school. BGI will also support the University in developing its undergraduate and postgraduate law programs to keep pace of the ever-evolving needs of the legal industry.
BGI is Georgia’s leading independent full-service law firm, top ranked in every category by every international legal directory that covers our region. Free University of Tbilisi has been the leading Georgian university since its founding 12 years ago, attracting top students from all around Georgia to its undergraduate and postgraduate programs. Synergy of the two recognized leaders of their respective fields should greatly benefit the next generation of lawyers.
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