Ms. Bijetri Roy received a Merit (First Class) LL.M degree from Queen Mary University of London in 2014, and prior to which she received a First Class B.A. – LL.B (Honours) degree from Department of Law University of Calcutta in 2013.
She has always been inclined towards academics and teaching was always her career-goal, however to gain industrial and practical experience in the profession, she started her career in 2014 as a Researcher (Women’s rights, Sexual Abuse, Domestic Violence and Child sexual abuse) under Adv. Flavia Agnes at her NGO “Majlis Legal”, Mumbai, after which she joined as a banking and finance lawyer at a boutique banking law firm “Orbit Law Services”. Having worked as a banking lawyer for more than a year, she made a shift as banking professional at “SBI CAP Trustee Company (under SBI group)” where she worked for almost 2 years.
Owing to her passion for teaching and mentoring since her post graduation and law firm days, she joined Lloyd Law College as a Visiting Lecturer for 2 months, and has now joined as a full time Assistant Professor at Lloyd Law College. Ms. Bijetri is also passionate about research and writing.
Law of Contracts
International trade and investments Law
Arbitration, Conciliation and Alternate Dispute Resolution
- Participated and submitted paper titled “Financial Inclusion in India: Policy Framework for Inclusive Growth” at the International Management Institute (IMI), Kolkata (December 2015) – published in their Book of Abstracts
- Independent Researcher from India for Equality Now’s 2017 report “The World’s Shame: The Global Rape Epidemic. How Laws around the World are failing to Protect Women and Girls from Sexual Abuse”
- Presented paper titled “Responsibility of Film Makers towards Society with respect to Obscenity and Freedom of Speech and Expression” at the International Conference of Jurists and Writers, Mumbai (March 2015)
- Presented paper titled “The Status of Women under Hindu Personal Laws – Has the 2005 Amendment to the Hindu Succession Act changed the position of Women in terms of Succession” at the National Conference on Revisiting Freedom of Religion and Personal Laws from Liberty and Equality Perspectives at ILS Law College, Pune (September 2014)
Peer Review Editor and Post Graduate Member of the Queen Mary Law Journal Board, Queen Mary Law Journal, Queen Mary University of London (October 2013 – April 2014).
Presented paper at the National Conference on Sustainable Use of Energy: Issues and Challenges at NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad (April 2011)
Participated and submitted paper titled Modification of the Indian Constitution: Towards Federalism at the National Conference on Indian Constitution in the 21st Century: A conceptual and Contextual Audit, Christ University, School of Law, Bangalore (February,2011)
Presented paper at the International Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility and Industrial Disasters (organized by National Law Institute University, Bhopal and National Institute of Disaster Management, New Delhi) at National Law Institute University, Bhopal (December,2009)