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Ishani Das

Prof. Ishani Das

Assistant Professor, Alliance School of Law

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Prof. Ishani Das is an assistant professor at Alliance School of Law, Bangalore. Before joining Alliance, she was working as a research assistant in NUJS, Kolkata.  Prior to her experiences as an academician, she practiced as an advocate before the High Court of Delhi and High Court at Calcutta. As an advocate, she mainly worked on dispute resolutions both conventional and alternate in matters related to property disputes, companies and IP.

She completed her post-graduation (LLM) from Queen Mary, University of London with a full scholarship. As a student ambassador at Queen Mary, she had the opportunity to assist various barristers practicing in the field of international arbitration and extradition laws. She holds a graduation degree in B.A.LL.B (Hons) from KIIT Law School, Bhubaneswar. After graduation, she was working in a corporate law firm in Calcutta before leaving for London. Her interest lies in public laws and alternate dispute resolution.


Research Paper Publications

  1. ‘Use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) in Targeted Killings as a Counter Terrorism Strategy: A Human Rights Perspective’, published in the International journal of law and legal jurisprudence studies, vol. 2, issue 6, 2015,pp 241-262. Available at
  2. ‘Protection of Bio-Cultural Property in the Cradle of Traditional Knowledge’, Social Science Research Network, April 2010.
  3. ‘Creditors Protection Against Corporate Shareholders in USA, UK and India’, Social Science Research Network, October 2009.
  4. ‘Juvenile Justice: A Shift of Paradigm’, Social Science Research Network, September 2009.


Research Papers Presented/Published in the Conference Proceedings  

  1.  ‘Victims of War Crime: a comparative study’, presented at the 3rd International & 7th Biennial Conference of the Indian Society of Victimology, 2010
  2. ‘Child Soldier : An  innocent  victim  of  war  crime  and armed  conflict  issue  related  to  humanitarian  law’, presented at Ensayo, organized by Rammanohar Lohia National law University, Lucknow


Awards Won

  1. Awarded Queen Mary, University of London Dept. of Law LLM Scholarship (International), 2013-2014
  2. Awarded full LeXS Scholarship by Leiden University, Netherlands, 2013-2014; (Declined).
  3. Topped the module on International Criminal Law at Queen Mary, University of London, 2013/14

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