Prof. Poonam Saxena is an eminent distinguished professor of law. She holds degrees of LL.B. & LL.M. from University of Delhi and has attained national scholarship for meritorious performance in academics. She obtained her Ph.D. from University of Delhi in 1988 on the “Similarities and Divergences in Inheritance laws in India: A feasibility study in Unification”. She has also been the creditable recipient of Junior Research Scholarship by the University of Delhi (1982) and scholarship by the Indian Institute of Islamic Studies (1981). She has a wide experience of teaching of 31 years in University of Delhi in various positions including her momentous experience as Professor, Law Centre-II, Faculty of Law University of Delhi, Delhi (2004-July 2013). She has been a versatile administrator as Professor in Charge, Law Centre-II, Faculty of Law, University of Delhi (2007- 2010 & April 2013-July 2013). She has also been awarded the prestigious Senior Fulbright Fellowship (1998) and Shastri-Indo Canadian Fellowship (2000). She has published around 50 articles in prestigious international and national journals covering diverse areas of significance in law and pertinent social issues. She has been an illustrious writer of various books including Mulla’s Transfer of Property Act, 1882 ( Lexis Nexis, Butterworth India) , Family Law Course book ( ICADR), Family Law Lectures, Family Law-II (Lexis Nexis, Butterworth India), Property Law ( Lexis Nexis, Butterworth India), Property and Easements, Halsbury Laws of India Vol 12 ( Lexis Nexis Butterworth India) , Trusts and Charities, Halsbury Laws of India ( Vol 29(2)) ( Lexis Nexis Butterworth India), Family Law –I, Halsbury laws of India (Vol 26) ( Lexis Nexis Butterworth India), Family Law –II, Halsbury laws of India (Vol 28) ( Lexis Nexis Butterworth India).