B.A.LL.B (NALSAR, Hyderabad);
J.S.M. (Stanford University) with Fulbright-Nehru Fellowship
Prof. Kriti Sharma graduated from NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad in 2012 and thereafter clerked for a year with Justice Sanjiv Khanna at the Delhi High Court (presently at the Supreme Court of India). From 2013 to 2017 she was a Research Associate at Council for Social Development, Hyderabad under Professor Kalpana Kannabiran. There she worked extensively on issues of the adivasis, including training lawyers from local adivasi communities. She has also done significant work on disability and human rights including addressing the Standing Committee of the Parliament of India on disability statutes and reporting the conditions of persons with psycho-social disabilities lodged in prisons and state institutions in Jammu & Kashmir and Bihar.
In 2017, she received the Fulbright-Nehru Master’s Fellowship for Leadership Development to pursue the Stanford Programme for International Legal Studies and attained her JSM Degree.