Coordinator - Moot Court
Mr Ish Bali is heading the Moot Court and Legal Aid Cell in Apeejay Stya University. Before joining Apeejay, he was involved in the Legal functions for India and South West Asia Business Unit (INSWA BU). He was responsible for providing legal support to the business functions of the INSWA BU on various aspects of law. He has also been responsible for the Legal & Compliance function of AIG Consumer Finance business entities in India. He has provided legal services (both advisory and litigation) to the Business – on both, proactive & reactive basis in a timely and cost-effective manner.
He has handled high ticket Litigation (including Arbitrations) and corporate advisory assignments including but not limited to acquisition of land, finalization of bid & tender documents, negotiation and finalisation of leases, licenses, etc. This includes due diligence(s) of land and buildings for the commercial business of DLF on a pan India basis. The work included interaction with various statutory authorities, municipal bodies for concluding various agreements/JVs for the acquisition of land and business development. He was also advising the DLF Metro/Utilities/Services team on various aspects of Law.
LL.B., LL.M., UGC NET, Ph.D.
Dr. Shobhna Jeet is a qualified law professional, completed her Ph.D. on the topic – ‘Law Relating to Cyber Terrorism a Comparative Study of Existing Laws at National and International Level’ from Mody University of Science & Technology. Shobhna is also UGC NET qualified. She completed her LLM from the University of Bikaner and LLB from Maharishi Dayanand University, Rajasthan. Dr. Shobhna over the years has presented, published more than 18 research papers in renowned journals and periodicals. She is member of the Editorial Board Online Law Journal Law Mantra. Additionally, she has also presented more than 10 papers on various contemporary legal issues in national and international conferences and seminars. Shobhna has also supervised 6 LLM students in their dissertation while she was working with the Central University of Haryana. Dr. Shobhna has also handled various administration assignments. Showcasing her versatile and multifaceted personality, Dr. Shobhna has directed various acts on multiple occasions and has contributed to various social activities.
LL.B., LL.M., UGC NET
Mr. Anuranjan Sharma is LL.M. and NET qualified. His field of specialization is Criminal Law and Corporate Law. Hailing from a reputed lawyer’s family, he carries with himself a rich and varied experience of legal practice at all levels, from the District to the Apex Court. He was enrolled as a member of the Bar Association of Allahabad High Court, prior to his joining teaching services. He was actively involved in cases relating to civil, criminal, banking and service matters, etc. He has also worked for corporate law firms and NGOs.
Mr. Sharma’s teaching interest started with an award from Honorable Justice Raveendran of the Supreme Court of India, for teaching environment law to a class consisting of senior bureaucrats and judges. He has had a stint at the Jagran School of Law, Zee Himgiri University and B.S.A Group of Institutions before joining the School of Legal Studies at Apeejay Stya University.
He is an academic with a keen interest in research. He has to his credit a number of research papers which have been published in national and international journals. His research papers on sedition law, terrorism and powers of police have been widely acknowledged and acclaimed. He has been active in holding and attending national and international seminars. His unique style of teaching involves referring to leading cases before teaching laws pertaining to them and venturing into forays of new legislation.
LL.B, LL.M, Diploma in Intellectual Property Law, (Pursuing PhD)
Ms Arti Sharma has two years’ of teaching & research experience and has worked with BS Anangpuria Institute of Law, Faridabad and Amity Law School, Noida. Her areas of interest include Criminal Law and Human Rights. She has also worked with HCL and Khaitan Sud and Partners. She has published and presented research paper in national & international conference. Ms Arti Sharma has participated in various Moot Court competitions like National Moot Court Competition held at the Institute of Law and Research, Haryana and the State Level Moot Court Competition.
Ms Neetu Bhati has pursued BA.LL.B degree from CCS University in the year 2009. Thereafter, she has done LL.M. in the year 2012 from Delhi University. Her field of specialisation is Constitutional and Administrative Law. Ms Bhati qualified NET in 2011 and UGC-JRF in 2015. She has presented various papers in national and international conferences.
BA LL.B (Hons), LL.M, Pursuing Ph.D
Mr Aditya Mishra is Founder and Managing Trustee of Law Mantra (Trust). He has graduated from the National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam, in June 2017 with a B.A. LL.B. (Hons) degree, having specialisation in Business Law and Intellectual Property Rights. He has completed his LL.M in Business Law from Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune, and is currently pursuing his PhD from Rajiv Gandhi National Law University, Punjab. He has edited one book; published 14 research papers; and presented 27 research papers in international and national conferences/seminars. Mr Mishra has successfully qualified the All India Bar Council Examination and enrolled as an Advocate in 2017. He is a Member of the Supreme Court Bar Association; Delhi High Court Bar Association and International Council of Jurists, London. His interest is in the area of providing consultancy, advice and legal support for start-ups, from incorporation and daily business affairs to IP protection and infringement related advisory.
B. Com, LL. B, LL.M
Mr Kuldeep Yadav is Legal Counsel with more than five years of experience with Law firms in handling matters in various courts/tribunals/forums/arbitration. Mr Yadav completed LLM in the year 2011 from Agra University and enrolled as an advocate in the Bar Council of Uttar Pradesh in the year 2010. He continued to practice in fields like matrimonial disputes; civil, criminal, constitutional & corporate (company law, taxation law & labour law, etc.).
Mr Yadav has independently handled litigation with expertise in drafting and legal research. He has negotiated complex legal contracts, for and on behalf of the clients of the firms, opining management on issues of vital interest concerning law qua rights and obligations and interpreting contractual terms for them. He is an expert in drafting of various petitions including SLP, Writs, Winding-Up Petition, Quashing Petition, notices, reply to notices, complaints under Section 138 of N.I. Act, MACT Claims, criminal complaints, consumer complaints, plaints, written statements, rejoinders in summary suits, eviction suits, injunction suits, partition suits, and other pleadings and other such applications.