Faculty Profile

Ms. Anuja Hiren Shah
LL.M (Constitutional and Administrative Law), B.B.A. LL.B.
Teaching and Research Associate (Law)



Phone : (+91) - 79-23276611/12

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Teaching / Research Experience

Research Experience

  • Research Associate on the Project titled “Establishment of a systemized approach for database management and generation of Management Information System” at Adani Ports and SEZ Ltd.
  • Research Assistant cum field investigator on GNLU-NCW funded Research Project titled “Cyber Security and Challenges under Cyber space with special reference to women users in the State of Gujarat”. 
  • Research Fellow on GNLU-IGIDR-SPANDAN funded socio-legal Research Project titled “An Empirical analysis of Impact of food insecurity and Hunger on Nutrition and Right to Health of Urban Poor living in the State of Gujarat”.
Area of Research/Interest
Research Projects
  • Worked as Research Analyst on the Project titled “Legal Aspects-Port Industry”

Areas of General Interest
  • Constitutional and Administrative Law
  • Criminal Law, Philosophy and Psychology
  • Contract Law 
  • Environmental Law
  • Intellectual Property Rights

Current Research Interest
  • Gender Studies 
  • Labour and Industrial Law
  • Cyber Laws
Journal Articles

  • ‘Rape in Conflict with Juvenile, Burnished Law Journal, Vol-1, Issue-7, October 2020 (ISSN-2582-5534)
  • ‘Compulsory Licensing: The Corner-stone being property and Liability rule’, Fast Forward Justice’s Law Journal, Vol- 2, Issue-6, August 2020 (ISSN- 2581-6713)
  • ‘Analyzing denial to freedom: Societal attitude towards LGBTQ community post legal reception with reference to Navtej Singh Johar V. UOI’, White Black Legal Law Journal, refereed, March 2020 (ISSN- 2581- 8503)
  • ‘Hackneyed idea of Smell Trademarks: being at odds with’, International Journal of Law, refereed, April 2016 (ISSN-2455-2194)
  • ‘The Journey of the concept of Citizenship till date’ in co-authorship with Dr. Deesha Khaire in the edited book titled Citizenship Amendment Act 2019, Minorities and Democracy in India by Dr. Narendra Nagarwal (Delhi), August 2020.
Conference / Seminar / Workshop
Paper Presentation 

  • Participated in National seminar on a “Paradigm Shift of Right to Privacy and Artificial  Intelligence in  the Contemporary Digitalized World “conducted by United world- School of  Law,  Karnavati  University and presented a paper on “Comparison of GDPR and Data Protection Bill” , 2019 (Second Best Presenter Award)
  • Participated and presented a Paper in Conference on “Current Development in Law Society and Economy” organized by MATS University, Raipur, 2018 (Best Presenter Award) 
  • Participated in the “17th International Wildlife Conference” held at Institute of Environment Education and Research, Bharti Vidyapeeth University, Pune jointly organized in affiliation with Institute of Biodiversity Law and policy, Stetson University, USA, Wildlife Trust of India, New Delhi, India and International Master of Environmental Sciences, University of Cologne, Germany, 2017
  • Participated and presented a Paper in National Seminar on “Current issues in Intellectual Property rights in India”, organized by ILS Law College, Pune, 2016
  • Participated and presented Paper on “Legal Rights of Minority Educational Institutions: A judicial Approach at Global Conference on Service Management held at Auro University, Surat, 2014 (Best Presenter Award)

  • Participated in Panel Discussion on Data Protection Bill 2019, organized by Centre for Cyber laws and Centre for Communication Governance, 30th January, 2020.

  • Participated in NLU-Jodhpur Deal Mediation Competition, 2019”, in association with Centre for Mediation and Conciliation (an initiative of the Bombay Chamber of Commerce and Industry), supported by Nishith Desai Associates, Indian Arbitration Forum and The Negotiation Academy, and knowledge and research partners, SCC Online and Eastern Book Company.
  • Participated in “SWATANTRA- the Parliamentary Debate” held at Auro University, Surat, Gujarat, 2016. (Secured Third Position).
  • Participated in “Charcha- The conventional Debate” held at Auro University, Surat, Gujarat, 2016. (First  Runners up)
  • Participated in the “Parliamentary Debate Competition”, jointly organized by the Literature society and the School of Law at Nirma University, Ahmedabad, 2014.
  • Co-member at National Seminar on “Globalization, Market and Consumer Protection” organized by Auro University, Surat, 2013.
Capacity Building Training Programmes

Additional Courses

  • Short-term elective course on Law and Economics, The London school of Economics and Political science, 2017.
  • Post-Graduate Diploma, Human Rights Law, National Law School of India University (NLSIU), 2019.

Certificate Courses

  • Certificate Course on Child’s Right to Protection, Harvard University (X), 2017.
  • Certificate Course on International Nuclear Law, International School of Nuclear Law, 2015.
Honours / Awards
  • Awarded all-rounder Scholarship Certificate for securing First position in all semesters at the five-year integrated BBA-LLB Programme (2013-2018).
  • Awarded Gold Medal for the meritorious academic performance in all the semesters at five-year integrated BBA-LLB Programme (2013-2018).
  • Worked as a speed Mentor to empower and educate Middle-school girls in rural areas of the State of Gujarat. (2013-2017)