Utkarsh Kumar Mishra
Assistant Professor of Law
Assistant Professor of Law
Utkarsh K. Mishra has been working as Assistant Professor of Law at DNLU, Jabalpur since its inception in 2018. He has recently also worked as Assistant Registrar (Research) at the Centre for Research and Planning (Secretariat of Chief Justice of India), Supreme Court of India, on deputation from DNLU in the session 2021-22. During his term at the Supreme Court of India, he executed many research projects and assignments. He is an alumnus of NLU, Odisha from where he completed B. A. (Economics), LL. B (Hons.). He pursued masters in Law (LL. M) from National Law University, Jodhpur with specialization in International Trade and International Investment Laws, and is a recipient of Nani A. Palkhivala Memorial Gold Medal and Milon Kumar Banerjee Gold Medal for academic excellence in the postgraduate studies. He has qualified UGC NET (Law) and is currently pursuing his doctoral studies (Ph. D) from NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad in the realm of International Trade Laws. Prior to joining DNLU, Utkarsh has worked as Teaching Associate (Law) at HPNLU, Shimla, and taught both UG and PG courses. He also worked at the Centre for International Trade, Environment and Economics (CUTS, International, Jaipur) as Research Associate (Law) and has worked on many assignments for the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India. He has many research publications, articles, and book chapters to his credit. His areas of Research and Teaching interests include Contract Law, International Trade Law, Legal Theory, International Investment Laws, Critical Legal Studies, Public Policy, Comparative Judicial Reforms, Legal Methods, Private International Law, and Critical Contract Law.
Journal Publications/Working Papers/Others
A critical analysis of prevention of corruption act, 1988 Indian Bar Review, Vol 47 (2 &3), 2020 PEER-REVIEWED & REFERRED JOURNAL
OTHER ACADEMIC PARTICIPATIONS/ACADEMIC COURSES/FACULTY DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP/TEACHER’S TRAINING PROGRAMME
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1. Sponsored Research Projects 1. Police System in India 2020-21 Project Coordinator for the State of Madhya Pradesh. Sponsored by MILAT (Menon Institute of Advocacy and Training) and Thomson Reuters; Project is Valued for Rs. 1 Crore. 2. Unsponsored/Representative Research Projects (For Supreme Court of India) 1. Fact File for Constitutional Court of Korea, Association of Asian Constitutional Courts and Equivalent Institutions (AACC) Secretariat for Research and Development (SRD) on the topic of “Constitutional Rights 2021-22 Preparation of the Fact File as Assistant Registrar of Centre for Research and Planning, Supreme Court of India. Project Work for the Supreme Court of India. 2. Judicial Education and Training” Research Survey in Commonwealth countries conducted by the Commonwealth Judicial Education Institute, Canada. 2021-22 Preparation of the Survey Report as Assistant Registrar of Centre for Research and Planning, Supreme Court of India. Project Work for the Supreme Court of India.