Associate Professor of Law

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Presently, he servers as Associate Professor of Law (April 2016), Prior to this he was a Assistant Professor of Corporate Law( June,2007-April,2016) and Assistant Professor of Law(September 2006-June,2007) at National Law Institute University, Bhopal. Before joining at NLIU in the month of September 2006, he was associated with Department of Legal Studies, University of Madras as , Student, University Research Fellow(2002-05), Project Assistant (2005-06, Chair in IPR, MHRD, GOI) and also Resource Person to the Institute of Distance Education, Madras University(2002-06) to deliver lectures on PCP programmes relating to law(Diploma in Law). He has taught at the Institute of Company Secretaries Institute, Chennai (2005-06). Besides above academic and research endeavour he has been participating in extra-academic activities. He has been as Visiting Faculty to Gujarat National Law University, Gandhingar (2009), RMNLU, Lucknow(2009) and KIIT(2014).
His academic and research areas include Corporate Law , Securities Law, Private International Law, International Law, Constitutional Law, and Competition Law.


Subject being taught:
  • Taught to BA LLB( Hons) students of NLIU Private International Law, Corporate Law, Securities law, Constitutional Law ,Competition Law, Corporate Crime and Ethics, and Public International Law , Constitutional Law ( 2006-16)
  • Taught PG Students of NLIU, Corporate Finance(2007-08), Corporate Law, Legal Regulation of Economic Enterprises, Banking Law and International trade Law(2010-12)
  • Taught International Law and Private International Law to PG students, Department of Legal studies, University of Madras (2002-2005) (URF)
Professional Experience:
  • Judging the prestigious Philip C.Jessup And Stetson International Environmental Moot Court Competition (National Rounds) from 2001-2009
  • CHAIRPERSON, Centre For Business And Commercial Laws.(2007-09)
  • Faculty In charge, Moot Court Association,(2009-2015) NLIU, Bhopal
  • Faculty –in charge, Cell for Advanced Studies in Corporate Law, NLIU, Bhopal.
  • Member, Committee for conduct of conference for Higher Education and Research, held on 27.02.10, National Law Institute University, Bhopal
  • Member, Purchase Committee, NLIU, Bhopal(2007-08)
  • Member, Disciplinary Committee, NLIU(2007-08)
  • Assistant Proctor, NLIU(2006-2008)
  • Assistant Resident Warden, NLIU, Bhopal(2006-2008)
  • Member, Mentor, Committee of Mentors, NLIU (2009-2016)
  • Member, Planning and Advisory Committee, NLIU( 2016-19) Education:
  • 2006 Awarded Ph.D. Degree in Law, University of Madras
  • 2002 University Grants Commission- National Eligibility Test (Lectureship)
  • 2002 Master of Laws, University of Madras ,University First Rank/Gold Medalist
  • 2000 Bachelor of Laws, (B.A.L. B.L),Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati
  • L.C.Miller Medal 2002 (Gold Medal)
  • The Dr. A.L. Mudaliar Prizes 2002
  • Justice M.N. Rao Prize 2002
  • Best Student Award in M.L, (The Mylapore Academy, Chennai) (2002)
  • 2002/2005 University Research Fellowship for pursuing Ph.D., University of Madras.
  • 2002/2005 Samburarayar Endowment Scholarship
  • 2003 Indian Council Of Social Science Research Study Grant Area (s) of specialization: Private International Law, Corporate Law, Securities Law and Public International Law Area of Interest Corporate Law, Securities Law, Competition Law, Private International Law, Corporate Crime and Ethics.
    • Ownership and Control of Material Resources of the Community: Recent Trends in Judiciary, The Lex-Warrier: On line Journal, ISSN (0)-2310-8338, LW(2014) December,05
    • Pros and Cons of Diplomatic Immunity , The Indian Journal of Diplomacy, Jan-Feb, 2014, vol.15, Issue:1, ISSN 2347-1913.
    • Judicial Review of Policy decision’s: An Analysis, Judicial Review of Legislative & Administrative Action, edited book, K Syamala, Scholar’s Press, Germany, ISBN 978-3639707267 pp.21-37
    • Indian Financial Code vis-à-vis Indian Financial Law , (2014)1 COMPLJ, ISSN-0010-4019.
    • ‘Forum Selection’ in International Commercial Arbitration: An Overview, Chapter in a book, Critical Issues in International Commercial Arbitration, ed by Prof. Surya Prakash, NLIU, CBCL, 2012 pp 49-60
    • An analysis on International Contractual Obligation in India Contract Law, Changing contours of contract law, ed. by Prof. Ghayur alam, pp no233-243, NLIU, Bhopal-2012
    • Legal Regime of Electricity Derivatives: An Analysis : Indian Law Review, Vol III, 2011, pp no. 158-172, ISSN No 2229-7960, . NLIU. Bhopal
    • Jurisdictional Issues In Enforcement Of Foreign Divorce Decree INDIA AND INTERNATIONAL LAW VOL. II, edited by Bimal N. Patel, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers(UK),2008,pp.469-486. ISBN- 9789004161528
    • Concepts Of Domicile And ‘Habitual Residence’: Changing Dimensions In Private International Law, ASIAN-AFRICAN LEGAL CONSULTATIVE ORGANIZATION, Quarterly Bulletin,Vol.2 No.4.2006 ,pp.338-358
    • Recognition And Enforcement Of Foreign Divorce Decrees India.

ALL INDIA HINDU CASES, September 2006,pp.49-59

    • Child Abduction In Indian Conflict Of Laws

SUPREME COURT JOURNAL, Vol.7.2005,pp.3-9

    • Enforcement Of Foreign Money Judgments: An Overview

ALL INDIA REPORTER, December 2004 page no.353

  • E-Commerce, Jurisdictional Issues And Foreign Judgments: A Critique CORPORATE LAW CASES, April 2004 pages 257-263.
    • LAW RELATING TO NRI MARRIAGES (S.Gogia &Companay, Hyderabad), 2009 first ed.
    • Securities Law, Lexis Nexis, 2015, ISBN: 9789351434535


  • Institute of Distance Education, University of Madras
  • .G. Diploma in Academic Laws
  • M.A. (Human Rights and Duties Education)
READING MATERIAL BOOKS: For LLM (MP Bhoj University, Bhopal)
  • Law Relating to International Trade, M.P. Bhoj(Open) University, 2010
  • egal Regime of Economic Enterprises, M.P Bhoj(open) University,2010
    • Delivered Invited Lecture on International law: New Dimensions and Challenges at Rajiv Gandhi Advocates Training Scheme held at the Conference Room of University Guest House on 12th August, 2014, at NLIU, Bhopal.
    • Delivered Invited lectures at, School of Law, KIIT, Bhubaneshar, Orissa, from March 28-30,2014
    • Delivered to Invited lectures to M.L(II semester), Department of Legal Studies, University of Madras, on special aspects of Private International Law from 29th and 30th March, 3012 at Dept of Legal Studies, University of Madras.
    • Delivered a lecture on Telecommunication Law; Problems and Perspectives at the Legal Development Programme organized by National Law Institute University for the legal officers of Vodafone on 13th April,2012.
    • Participated in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on Critical Issues in International Commercial Arbitration organized by NLIU, and also presented a paper on Forum Selection in International Commercial Arbitration: An overview, held 3rd and 4th March ,2012, Bhopal.
    • Participated in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on Changing Contours of Contract Law organized by National Law Institute University, Bhopal and also presented a Paper on An Analysis on International Contractual obligation in Indian Contact Law, held from 16th and 17th March 2012.
    • Participated in 10th South Asian Teaching Session on International humanitarian law, ICRC and NALSAR University of Law, 11-18 APRIL 2007 HYDERABAD.
    • Invited as Key note speaker and also presented paper at 9th JUsta Causa, National Seminar on ‘Legal Education-A Need to Reform’ organized by RTMNU’s Dr.BACL, college of of law, Nagpur held on 18th February,2011
    • Participated as Core Member, Conference for Commission for Higher Education and Research held on 27.02.10 at National Law Institute University, Bhopal
    • Resource Person, National Judicial seminar on International law for District Judiciary, conducted by National Judicial Academy, Bhopal, feb 26-28, 2009.
    • Participated and presented a paper at Advance Workshop on International Humanitarian law and International Criminal law, jointly organized by ICRC and NALSAR university of Law , Hyderabad, March 20-22, 2009
    • Resource Person, NLIU Environment meet held on September,2009 organised by CAREs, NLIU, Bhopal

Participated in the UGC National seminar on Good Governance held on 13 December 2004 at the Anna Centre for Public Affairs, University of Madras.

  • Participated in the National Seminar on New Developments in International Law held on 26 &27 March 2003 at the Department of Legal Studies and presented a paper entitled “Enforcement of Foreign Judgments in Private international Law”.
  • Participated in a National seminar on Intellectual Property Rights organized on 16-18 March 2001, at Department of Legal Studies, University of madras and presented a paper on “An overview of the Patents Protection in India and WTO”.
  • Participated in a National seminar on Constitutional Reforms on 21-22 March 2001, at Department Legal Studies, University of madras and also presented a paper on “Electoral Reforms and criminiliazation of politics”.
  • Participated in a National Seminar on National Commission to Review the Working of the constitution on December 6-9, 2001, at CLRI Auditorium, Chennai and also presented a paper on “criminiliazation of politics: An Analysis”
  • Faculty in charge, MOOT COURT ASSOCIATON,(feb-march2007) NLIU, Bhopal and From(September 2009-2015)
  • Conducted 3rd NLIU Justice R.K.Thaka Memorial National Moot Court Competition, October 23-25,2009, NLIU, Bhopal
  • Orginsed NLIU Justice R.K. Thanka Memorial National Moot Court competition from 2009-2015.
  • Conducted the 14th Stetson International Environmental Law (Surana and Surana, North India Rounds) Moot court completion, from November 20-22,2009
  • Organized the series of NLIU-Juris Corp National Corporate Law Moot Competition held from , November 26-28,2010 and 2011,2012,2013,and 2014.
  • Drafted two moot problems for Bar Council of India 26th All India Moot competition, held from 8th-10th January,2010.
  • Organised the 17th Stetson International Environmental Law (surana and Surana, North India Rounds) Moot Court competition, held from November 30- 2nd December 2012
  • Organized the regular selection of pool of students to represent university to outside moot court competition.(National and International and also for client counseling)(2009-2015)