SCO is dedicated to unpacking the Supreme Court with simplicity, authority, accuracy, consistency and expertise. The team strives to create critical engagement with the Constitution through the Supreme Court.

Sudhir Krishnaswamy

Editor in Chief

Sudhir Krishnaswamy conceptualised the Supreme Court Observer in early-2016. He is a co-founder of the Centre for Law and Policy Research (CLPR). He is currently the Vice-Chancellor of the National Law School of India University.

Previously, he was the Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Visiting Professor of Indian Constitutional Law at Columbia Law School. He graduated from the National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Bangalore (B.A. LL.B). He read the BCL and obtained a D.Phil. from Oxford University. He has been a Teaching Fellow in Law at the Pembroke College at Oxford University, an Assistant Professor at NLSIU and a Professor at the West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata. In the past, Sudhir has also worked in the Prime Minister’s Committee on Infrastructure and the Kasturirangan Committee on Governance of Bangalore. He has authored a book titled ‘Democracy and Constitutionalism in India’, which was published by the Oxford University Press in 2009. His main areas of interest are constitutional law, legal education, legal theory, intellectual property law and administrative law.

Gauri Kashyap

Associate Editor

Gauri graduated with a B.A. (Hons.) LL.B from School of Law, Christ University in 2019. She completed her LL.M in Intellectual Property at Bournemouth University in 2020.

Gauri is interested in law, economics, sociology and psychology. She enjoys learning and writing about the complex ways in which they interact.

Ajoy Karpuram

Associate Editor

Ajoy graduated with a B.A. LLB from NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad.

Ajoy’s interests lie at the intersection of journalism and the law, and writing about the law for everyone.

Ayushi Saraogi

Court Reporter

Ayushi graduated with a BA.LLB (Hons.) from Jindal Global Law School in 2021.

She is interested in constitutional law and critical legal and political theories.

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Past Contributors

Kruthika R

Associate Editor

Kruthika R was an Associate Editor at the Supreme Court Observer between May 2020 and July 2021. Previously, she worked for over three years at the Centre for Law and Policy Research on constitution and civic citizenship initiatives and digital human rights.

Kruthika graduated with a B.A. LL.B. from School of Law, Christ University, Bangalore. She is currently an LLM candidate at the Central European University, Vienna as a Masters’ Distinction Scholar.

Mihir R

Junior Researcher

Mihir Rajamane is currently pursuing a degree in BA (Jurisprudence) from the University of Oxford. He is a Blog and Article Editor at the Oxford University Undergraduate Law Journal.

He is interested in law and public policy, and their role in providing material benefit to people.