DARSE, Samuel (Class of 2009), Commissioner of Income Tax, B-26, Hyderabad Estate, Nepean Sea Road, Malabar Hill, Mumbai, Pin-400026, India

Tel: (91) 9930 2931 16; Mob: (91) 2222 8309 55

Emailsdarse [at] gmail [dot] com

Dissertation: A Legal Analysis of Multimodal Transport in India

Drafting Project: An Act to Incorporate the Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks, 2007 into the Laws of India


DARYANANI, Minoo (Class of 1995), Lawyer, 7F Embassy, 4 Shakespeare Sarani, Calcutta 700071, West Bengal, India

Tel: (91) 3324 2865 2 or (91) 9903 2069 10; Fax: (91) 3324 2671 6; Mob: (91) 9903 2069 10

Dissertation: Limitation of Liability in Oil Pollution Cases and the Concept of Sustainable Development

Drafting Project: The Indian Marine Insurance Loss and Indemnification Act 1995


GOYAL, Vrinda Vijaypal (Class 2017), Lawyer, 14B/L Gate No. 3 Model Town, Mulund (W), Mumbai 400080, India

Email: vrindag [at] ymail [dot] com

Dissertation: A Critical Analysis of Terrorism: An Indian Perspective 

Drafting Project: The Intervention on the High Seas in the Cases of Oil Pollution Casualties Act, 2017


JOHN, Josy (Class of 2013) Maritime Lawyer, Legal Manager for Mediterranean Shipping Company Agency (India) Pvt. Ltd, A/304, Om Shakuntal Apt, Opposite R.T.O., Naupada, Thane-West, Maharashtra, 400602, India

Tel: (91) 9769 6733 97

Email: josy [dot] john16 [at] gmail [dot] com

Dissertation: Changing Scenarios in Ship Sale and Purchase?

Drafting Project: An Act to Incorporate the International Convention on Liability and Compensation for Damage in Connection with the Carriage of Hazardous and Noxious Substances by Sea, 1996 as Revised by the Protocol 2010 to the Convention (2010 HNS Convention) into the Laws of India


KUMAR, Arvind (Class of 2008), Independent Legal Practitioner, Flat Number 441, K Block, New Generation Apartments, Zirakpur-Kalka Road, Dakauli 160403, Zirakpur, District Mohali, Punjab, India

Mob: (91) 8054 0911 00 or (91) 8872 7299 77 or (91) 7986 6572 218

Emailarvindkoomar [at] hotmail [dot] com

Dissertation: Seafarer's Rights under Indian Law

Drafting Project: Merchant Shipping (Amendment) Act, 2008 and Merchant Shipping (Control of Harmful Anti-Fouling Systems) Rules, 2008 to Incorporate the International Convention on the Control of Harmful Anti-fouling Systems on Ships 2001 into the Laws of India


LAZARUS, Albert (Class of 2015), Partner at A1 Legal Consultants, RH 10, Gulmohar Retreat, Fatimanagar, Wanawadi, Pune 411040, Maharashtra, India

Tel: (91) 8390 7044 69

Emaila_l2008 [at] rediffmail [dot] com or info [at] a1legalconsultants [dot] com

Dissertation:  The Conflict between the Seafarers’ Hours of Rest and Watch Keeping and Manning Levels of Ships

Drafting Project:  Deep Sea Mining Act 2015


OJHA, Ananda Chandra (Class of 2008), Jt. Director (Eco), Competition Commission of India, 3rd Floor office, Block 1, Kidwal Nagar (East), New Delhi 110 023, India

Tel: (91) 1123 3239 59 or (91) 1124 6641 00; Fax: (91) 1120 8150 22 or (91) 1123 7228 55; Mob: (91) 9968 4256 11

Emailojha60 [at] yahoo [dot] co [dot] uk or ac [dot] ojha [at] cci [dot] gov [dot] in

Dissertation: The Safety of Seafarers: An Indian Perspective

Drafting Project: Amendment to the "The Suppression of Unlawful Acts against Safety of Maritime Navigation and Fixed Platforms Located on the Continental Shelf's Act, 2002" of India


POLEPALLI, Sindhura (Class of 2018), 903/ A Wing, Whispering Palms Exclusive, Lokhandwala Township, Kandivali (East), Mumbai, Maharashtra,  400101, India

Mob: (91) 9967 7176 27 or (44) 7393 9598 49

EmailsSindhura [dot] polepalli [at] gmail [dot] com

Dissertation: Floating Armouries and Privately Contracted Armed Security Personnel on Board Ships: Balancing Coastal State Security Concerns and Freedom of Navigation

Drafting Project: Rules to Incorporate the 1996 Protocol to the Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and other Matter, 1972 into the Laws of India and to Provide for the Effective Implementation Thereof


PRADHAN, Omkar Kedar (Class of 2018), Ship Broker, McQuilling Shipping Services, India

Tel: (91) 2228 2125 97; Mob: (91) 9892 4054 75

EmailOmkar [dot] pradhan0902 [at] gmail [dot] com or omkarpradhan [at] pradglobal [dot] com

Dissertation: Adopting Equitable Maritime Boundary Delimitation in International Law:

India’s Approach amongst its Neighbours

Drafting Project: A Subsidiary Legislation to Implement the Protocol on Preparedness, Response and Cooperation to Pollution Incidents by Hazardous and Noxious Substances, 2000 (OPRCHNS Protocol) into the Domestic Legal and Maritime Disaster Preparedness 

Framework of India and to Provide for the Effective Implementation Thereof


RAMACHANDRAN, Unni (Class of 2009), Assistant Professor of Law, Kirit P. Mehta School of Law, Svkm's Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies – Nmims, Vl Mehta Road, Vile Parle West, Mumbai - 400056, Maharashtra, India

Tel: (91) 9873 5287 58; Mob: (91) 9810 7752 11 

Emailunni [dot] ramachandran [at] gmail [dot] com

Dissertation: An Analysis of the Impact of Implementation of the International Ship and Port Facility Security (IPSPS) Code 2002 into Indian Law

Drafting Project: An Act to Incorporate the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage, 2001 into the Merchant Shipping Act, 1958


REDDY SANDHU, Archana (Class of 2010), Advocate, India

Tel: (91) 9819 1153 63; Mob: (91) 8800 4453 63

Emailreddiarchana [at] gmail [dot] com or reddiarchana [at] hotmail [dot] com

Dissertation: A Legal Analysis of the “Genuine Link” Regime under the International Law

Drafting Project: An Act to Incorporate the International Oil Pollution Compensation Supplementary Fund, 2003 into the Merchant Shipping Act, 1958


SINGH, Sahdev (Class of 2011), Assistant Commissioner, South Delhi Municipal Corporation, New Delhi, India

Tel: (91) 1188 2613 9738

Email: shipsomg [at] gmail [dot] com

Dissertation: A Legal Analysis of Annex V (Prevention of Pollution by Garbage from Ships) of MARPOL 73/78: An Indian Perspective

Drafting Project: Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims Rules, 2011


THAZHATHUPURRAKAL, Krishnan Krishnakumar (Class of 2010), Deputy Director and Deputy Shipping Master, Government of India, Director Seamen Employment Office & Government Shipping Office, Chennai, 3rd Floor, Anchor Gate Building, Rajaji Salai, Chennai, Tamilnadu State, 600 001, India 

Tel: (91) 4425 2251 61 or (91) 4425 2555 51; Fax: (91) 4425 2685 50; Mob: (91) 9789 8522 22 or (91) 9321 5719 99

Emailtikushippy [at] gmail [dot] com or kkworldwide13 [at] gmail [dot] com

Dissertation: The Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships, 2009: The Indian Perspective

Drafting Project: Incorporation of the Maritime Labour Convention 2006 into the Indian Merchant Shipping Act 1958





CHOUBEY, Akansha Patel (Class of 2015), Director, Australasia, Legal Affairs, Intelligent Datalytics Ltd., Australia

?Tel: (44) 2890 1510 43; Mob: (61) 4780 4384 6     

Emailachoubey [at] intelligentdatalytics [dot] com or akanksha [dot] choubey [at] omanair [dot] com or akanksha [dot] choubey [at] snrdenton [dot] com or

akanksha [dot] patel [at] gmail [dot] com


FERNANDEZ, Francis (Class of 2015), Senior Marine Safety Investigator, Marine Safety Investigation Unit (MSIU), Maritime House’, Lascaris Wharf, Valletta VLT 1921, Malta

?Tel: (356) 2166 0369                           

Emailfrancis_b [at] rediffmail [dot] com or capn [dot] franc [at] gmail [dot] com


MISHRA, Rahul (Class of 2018), Master Mariner, D-35, Jyoti Park Society, New Sama Road, Vadodara, Gujarat, 390008, India

Tel: (91) 9909 0980 59 or (91) 2652 7830 87

Emailmishrarah [at] gmail [dot] com

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