Research Assistant (2018-)
B.A.LL.B.(Hons.), WB National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata
An advocate enrolled with the Bar Council of Kerala, India, Balu is currently pursuing his LL.M at the Melbourne Law School. Prior to joining the LL.M., Balu was the inaugural ‘Public Interest Fellow’ at P-PIL, the research and policy vertical of IDIA, an Indian NGO working on access to legal education. At P-PIL, Balu handled a number of public interest litigation and research projects. Balu has also worked as an Associate with the Dispute Resolution practices of two large Indian law firms. Apart from his interest for public law, Balu is also keenly interested in copyright law, and blogs for SpicyIP.