Academic Programmes

5-Year B.A., LL.B. (Hons.)



BA.LLB (Hons.), University College of Law, Karnatak University, Dharwad
LLM, National Law School of India University, Bangalore
PhD, Karnataka State Law University, Hubballi


Dr. Sharada R. Shindhe is a law graduate from the University College of Law, Dharwad, with First rank, Distinction and two gold medals. She practiced before the High Court of Karnataka for almost a year before pursuing her LL.M. from the National Law School of India University, Bangalore. In 2021, she joined NLSIU as an Assistant Professor of law, after working in the same capacity at Karnataka State Law University.

Dr. Shindhe has been awarded the prestigious Dr D.C.Pavate Memorial Fellowship at the Centre of International Studies/Department of Politics and International Studies at Cambridge University. Her articles have been published in various journals, and she has delivered special lectures on topics such as Consumer Law, Administrative Law, ADRs, Insurance Law, Contract Law and Family Laws. Currently, she teaches Family Laws and ADRs at NLSIU. Her Ph.D. thesis is focused on the area of arbitration.

Research Interests

Alternative Dispute Resolution Systems
Arbitration vis-à-vis judiciary
Corporate Laws
Financial Market Regulations


  • Paper on “Deconstruction of Dichotomy between ‘order’ and ‘award’ in Jurisdictional Issues”, KSLUJ.
  • Paper titled “Seat, Place and Venue of Arbitration Debate: Fiasco of Reducing Judicial Supervision” in (2018) VI KSLUJ.
  • Co-authored a paper on “Renewable Purchase Obligation as an instrument for achieving India’s Low Carbon Growth” in the book ‘Energy law policy in India,’ published by NLSIU, Bangalore.
  • Paper titled “State of the Nation – By Fali S. Nariman: A Review” in (2014) II KSLUJ.