Paras assists Senior Advocate Indira Jaising in the Supreme Court of India. He is a regular contributor to The Leaflet. At the age of 18, he filed his first case in Delhi high Court challenging a decision of the Central Information Commission wherein the Commission held that file noting by junior officers to superiors were third party information. Paras is passionate about utilizing Right to Information Act, 2005 as a tool to gain information in public interest. In the last seven years he has filed over 200 RTI applications.
Nishant is trained as an advocate and has an interest in the field of constitutional law, socio-legal aspects of access to justice, civil liberties, technology and law, and human rights. Previously, he worked as a Law Clerk at the High Court of Judicature at Allahabad (October 2017-October 2018). During his Clerkship, he also worked as a Member of the Editorial Committee for the book Gavel and Pen Vol. II, and Newsletter 2017-18 which was published by the Allahabad High Court in October 2018.
Nishant completed his B.A.LL.B (Hons.) from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh in June 2017 and hold a Post-Graduate Diploma in International Law & Diplomacy from the Indian Society of International Law, New Delhi (2018 – 2019). He has previously interned with key government offices and institutions including National Judicial Academy, Bhopal and Serious Fraud Investigation Office, New Delhi.
Nehmat is an advocate at the Chambers of Senior Advocate Ms. Indira Jaising. Prior to this, she has worked with Software Freedom Law Centre (SFLC.in), New Delhi on issues of online censorship, Aadhaar, and data protection. Her areas of interest include constitutional law, human rights, and the intersection of technology and civil liberties.
Aanchal is a Delhi based lawyer assisting Senior Advocate Indira Jaising. As a member of LCWRI, she has worked extensively on issues related to women, including implementation of Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace Act, 2013, other offences against women and their rights under different statutes. Known to her friends to be witty and out-spoken she contributes to the magazine on multiple issues opposing the deep-rooted patriarchy in everyday life.