Research Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)


B.Sc, LLB (MGU Kerala), LLM (Indian Law Institute, New Delhi)

NUS Graduate Research Scholarship (2014 to present)
Visiting Research Scholarship UNIDROIT, Rome (2014)
Full Funding, Friedrich Naumann Stiftung to attend International Academy for Leadership Workshop, Gummersbach, Germany (2009)
Full Scholarship, Hague Academy of International Law (2008)
Full Scholarship, National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore (2008)

Thesis Title
The Interface between International Commercial and Investment Arbitration

Assistant Professor Jean Ho and Associate Professor Gary Bell

Research Interest
International Arbitration
Conflict of Laws
Transnational Commercial Law

Representative Publications
'International Commercial Arbitration in Asia and the Choice of Law Determination' (2013) 30 Journal of International Arbitration 621
'Rethinking Dispute Resolution in Public-Private Partnerships for Infrastructure Development in India' (2013) 5 Journal of Infrastructure Development 21 (co-author, Sreeparvathy.G)
'Supervisory Jurisdiction of Indian Courts in Foreign Seated Arbitration: The beginning of a new era or just the end of Bhatia doctrine?' (2013) 3 The Arbitration Brief (American University Washington College of Law) 56
'Jurisdictional and Immunity Issues in the Story of Enrica Lexie: A Case of Shoot & Scoot Turns Around!' (25 March 2013) EJIL: Talk! (Official Blog of the European Journal of International Law)

'Second Look At The Foreign Award Forbidden on Enforcement - Indian Supreme Court', Kluwer Arbitration Blog, (August 1, 2013)

Work Experience
Assistant Professor of Law , National Law University, Jodhpur (September 2010 to July 2014)
Founder and Faculty Advisor, Indian Journal of Arbitration Law (July 2012 to July 2014)
Assistant Lecturer, Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur (August 2009 to September 2010)