Mr. Shantanu Pachahara

Assistant Professor (Research), SNSL

Email – shantanu.pachahara@rru.ac.in

About Mr. Shantanu Pachahara

Pachahara is a versatile professional with half a decade of enriching academic experience, excellent interpersonal aptitude and accurate writing skills. Currently, he is working as an Assistant Professor (research) At RRU Centre for International Law. He is also a part-time research scholar at Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar conducting research with a focus on international commercial arbitration. He specializes in alternative dispute resolution, law of arbitration, and criminal law. He firmly believes that growth is a continuous process of learning; if learning is hampered, it would militate one’s success.

  • Pursuing Ph.D. from Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar. Enrolment 2020. Area of research: International Commercial Arbitration
  • Cleared UGC-NET Jan 2018, eligible for the post of assistant professor.
  • LLM (Criminal law) 2017-18, Jaipur National University, Jaipur; 1st division, scored 72%.
  • B.A. LLB. 2011- 2016, K.L.E law college, Bangalore, affiliated to Karnataka State Law University, Hubli
  • Certificate Course in Investment-Treaty arbitration by Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai Centre for Arbitration and Research on 02 October, 2021
  • Completed an online course on “Cyber law” from Indian Law Institute, New Delhi in December 2016 scoring 66%
  • Presented a paper titled “Third-Party Funding in Commercial Arbitration: Legitimacy of the trend in India” at the International Conference of the Future of Alternative Dispute Resolution: Prospects and Challenges organized by ACADR, Alliance University (November 2022).
  • Presented a paper titled “Arbitrate the Dangers to our Environment in an Environmentally Friendly Way: A Critical Analysis” at the International Symposium on Deliberations on Rethinking the Environment: Sustainability in the Modern Era organized by Delhi Metropolitan Education, School of law (March 2022).
  • Presented a paper titled “Reckoning to Initiate and Administer Arbitration Remotely: A New Normal” at the 11th National EConference on Contemporary Legal Issues and Reflections Amidst the Pandemic organized by Christ University, Bangalore (January 2021). Best Paper Presentation Awarded under theme-I of the national conference.
  • Presented a paper titled “Institutional Arbitration: India’s Attempt to Become an International Arbitration Hub in Southeast Asia” at 17th Asia Law University, Singapore International conference (ASLI) at National Law University, Delhi.
  • Attended and presented a paper on the topic “The Dream Which Emancipated Children with Disability: A Socio-Legal Analysis” at International conference on social work, law and human rights at Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar.
Journals
  • Published a paper titled “Institutional Arbitration: India’s Attempt To Transpire As An International Hub Of Arbitration In Southeast Asia” June 2023 in BRICS Law Journal a Q3 SCOPUS indexed Journal.
  • Published an article titled “Third-Party Funding in International Commercial Arbitration: It is About Time for Regulations” in Conflict Studies Quarterly Journal Issue 41 2022 a WEB OF SCIENCE indexed journal.
  • Published an article titled “Dispute Resolution on Blockchain: An Opportunity to Increase Efficiency of Business Dispute Resolution?” in Conflict Studies Quarterly Journal Issue 39 2022 a WEB OF SCIENCE indexed journal.
  • Published an article titled “The Emerging Trend of Artificial Intelligence in International Arbitration: An Arbitration Law Analysis” in WEB OF SCIENCE Indexed Journal “Indian Journal of Natural Sciences (IJONS)” Vol.12, Issue 66, June 2021 (Part 3)
  • Published a paper titled “Online Advocacy & Witness Preparation in International Arbitration: Amidst COVID Pandemic” in a UGC care-listed peer-reviewed print journal Akshar Wangmay ISSN-2229-4929Special Issue – I January 2021.
  • Published an article titled “Confidentiality Under Indian Arbitration Regime: Is it Really Justice Behind Closed Doors?” in GNLU SRDC-ADR Magazine Volume I Issue II (August 2020)
  • Published an article titled “The Dream Which Emancipated Children with Disability: A Socio-Legal Analysis” in International Journal of Law, a peer review online and print journal, Volume 6 Issue 3 (ISSN-2455-2194)
Book Chapters
  • Published a chapter titled “Understanding the Underlying Cause of Criminal Recidivism” in the E-book titled Law & Economics in India: Understanding A New Perspective by University Book House Pvt Ltd, Jaipur ISBN [978-93-90672- 63-9] (2021)
  • Published a chapter titled “Initiating and Administering Arbitration Proceedings Remotely” in the E-book titled Perspectives in Laws by AkiNik Publications Vol 4, ISBN 978- 93-91216-16-0 (2021) Book DOI: https://doi.org/10.22271/ed.book.1223
  • Published a chapter titled “Policing the Police: Explicating the Power of Police in India” in the book titled Contemporary Issues in Law and Economics by Mr. Aayush Goyal published by VidhiAagaz – Inking Your Brain (February 2021)