Mr. Kapil Sharma is a doctoral candidate in National Law University Odisha. He is also a Research Associate cum Teaching Assistant. He got his LL.B. Degree from Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Pune. He obtained his LL.M. Degree from National Law University Odisha. Before joining NLUO, he worked with HIMT Group of Institution. His research interest is in International Trade Law. He is currently pursuing a research on Dispute Settlement Body of the World Trade Organisation. In his free time, he can be found at the sports complex. He likes to play Basket Ball and Cricket. He is an avid fan of Lakers and Indian Cricket Team.
LL.M. (National Law University Odisha) 2014
LL.B. (Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Pune) 2013
Guide to WTO Appellate Body Reports (Volume 1) co-edited with Sheela Rai and Eluckiaa A., Satyam Law International (2021)
Investment Facilitation Under WTO: Is it Necessary?, Chapter XI, book chapter in “Trade Facilitation and the WTO” edited by Sheela Rai and Jane Winn, co-authored with Eluckiaa A., Cambridge Scholars Publishing (2019), ISBN (10): 1-5275-3402-2 and ISBN (13): 978-1-5275-3402-5.
Prelude to the Trade Facilitation Agreement: GATT Jurisprudence on Trade Facilitation, Chaper I, book chapter in “Trade Facilitation and the WTO” edited by Sheela Rai and Jane Winn, co-authored with Sheela Rai and Eluckiaa A., Cambridge Scholars Publishing (2019), ISBN (10): 1-5275-3402-2 and ISBN (13): 978-1-5275-3402-5.
Power Play Crumbling Rule of Law:The Appellate Body Conundrum and Options to Protect the Right to Appeal (Accepted for Publication), Amity International Journal of Juridical Science, Volume 7, 2021
Money Laundering and the Indian Legal System: An Overview, Company Law Journal (CLJ), Issue 4, 2015.
Presented a paper titled “World Trade Organization and Maritime Transportation: A Need for Intersection” in International Conference on Maritime Law from 22-23 February 2020.
Presented a paper titled “Environmental Goods Agreement: An Initiatives of WTO Members to Promote Environmental Goal of Sustainable Development” in your International Conference on 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development Issues and Challenges from 8-9th February 2020.
Presented a paper titled “Analysis of the Working of Dispute Settlement Mechanism under World Trade Organization: A Priori and a Posteriori” in the International Conference to Celebrate the 60 years of The Indian Society of International Law (ISIL) from 6-7th December 2019.
Presented a paper titled “Intersection of International Trade Law and Refugee Crisis: A Trade Narrative of Syrian Refugees in Turkey” in International Seminar on the Global Refugee Crisis from 27-28th April 2019.
Presented a paper titled “US - China Trade War: How Effectively the WTO Adjudicative System can Resolve the Conflict” in International Conference on Contemporary Legal issue on 9th March 2019.
Presented a paper titled “The Conundrum of Appointing Members to the Appellate Body: Immediate Need to Save the Institution” in International Conference on International Trade from 21-23 February 2019.
Presented a Paper titled “Analyzing the Role of State in Protecting Rights of Elderly People at National Conference on Rights of Elderly Person in India: Legal Issues and Remedies” organized by Post Graduate Department of Law Utkal University from 16-17th March, 2018.
Participated in the International Conference on WTO Dispute Settlement: Between Honest Admiration and Candid Criticism, organized by Centre for WTO Studies, IIFT on May, 2016.
Participated in the National Trade Union Conference on Labour Law Reform, Future Direction of Industrial Relations, Policy on Industrial Development organized by International Labour Organization and the National Law University Odisha on 4th May, 2015.
Attended the “CCI-NLUO Competition Advocacy Workshop” organized by Center for Competition Law and Policy of National Law University Odisha in collaboration with the Competition Commission of India on 22nd February, 2020
Attended the Faculty development Programme on “Professional Development Programme on Teaching, Learning with Technology with Moodle MOOC Platform” organized by National Law University Odisha in collaboration with National University of Educational Planning and Administration, New Delhi, from 20-22nd November, 2017.
Attended the Workshop on “Development of Self Learning Materials for Teachers” organized by National Law University Odisha in collaboration with Staff Training and research Institute of Distance Education, IGNOU, New Delhi from 8-10th May, 2017.
Attended the National Symposium on “Disability Rights and Equality” organized by Center for Disability Law and Advocacy of National Law university Odisha on 19th April, 2015.
Awarded Best paper presentation for a paper on “US - China Trade War: How Effectively the WTO Adjudicative System can Resolve the Conflict” in International Conference on Contemporary Legal issue on 9th March 2019.
Developed a module on Basic element of Corporate law for the Legal Literacy project of Tata Institute of Social Sciences– National University Students Skill Development Programe (TIIS-NUSSD Programe)
Developed a module on Medical Negligence with Hiranmayee Mishra for the Legal Literacy project of Tata Institute of Social Sciences– National University Students Skill Development Programe (TIIS-NUSSD Programe)