Aniruddha Rajput

Consultant, Public International Law and International Arbitration | London

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Track record

Government of India Jadhav Case

Advised the Government of India on the Jadhav Case (India v Pakistan) before the International Court of Justice (ICJ).

Government of India Rhingya refugees

Advised the Government of India on the petition filed in the Supreme Court regarding the Rhingya refugees.

Alien Tort Claims Act

Advised on potential and pending proceedings under the Alien Tort Claims Act.

Supreme Court of India law of the sea

Appeared before the Supreme Court of India on cases involving issues of law of the sea, human rights and application of international law in domestic courts.


  • Conferences / Papers

  • Speaker at the 3rd Vienna Arbitration Debate, 22 June 2018.

  • Maritime Delimitation in the Bay of Bengal between India, Bangladesh and Myanmar: A case study of peaceful resolution of disputes under UNCLOS' 4-5 October 2017, Port Blair, India.

  • “Maritime Terrorism and Threat of a Terrorist Attack from the Sea” 6th Bienneal Conference, Asian Society of International Law, 25-26 August 2017, Seoul, South Korea.

  • “Lessons form the WTO dispute resolution for investment treaty arbitration” at WTO@20 Conference, New Delhi, 16-18 February, 2017 organized by the WTO Appellate Body and the National Law University, Delhi to celebrate 20 years of the WTO.

  • Member, Advisory Committee, 9th Annual National Conference on Business and Management, Guru Jambeshwar University, Hisar, 8-9 February 2017.

  • “Maritime Security and Threat of a Terrorist Attack”, KFG International Rule of Law: Rise or Decline? 12 January 2017.

  • “Call for Consistency: The Future of Cross Border Insolvency” at Celebrating UNCITRAL's 50 Years Global Standards for Rule-based Commerce, New Delhi, 28-29 November 2016.

  • “UN Sustainable Development Goals 2030: International Rule of Law and the Role of Lawyers” Indian National Bar Association's 5th Annual International Conference on Law & Policy Issues, 26th November 2016, New Delhi.

  • Panel Discussion: “Rampal Power Project: A site for interface between investment protection and environmental regulation.”, South Asian University, New Delhi, 10 November 2016.

  • “Changing Face of ISDS: The TPP ISDS and ISDS Only Tobacco carve out”, 1st CARTAL Conference on International Arbitration, National Law University Jodhpur, 15-16 October 2016.

  • “Conserving Regulatory Space: Analysis of the Indian Model BIT”, Bi-Annual Conference of the Society of International Economic Law, Johannesburg, South Africa, 7-9 July 2016.

  • “Does the New Draft Indian Model Bilateral Investment Treaty Balance Investment Protection with Regulation” Round Table Conference, South Asian University, New Delhi, 17 April 2015.

  • “Sole Effects Doctrine and Indirect Expropriation” World Congress on International Law - Contemporary Issues of International Law, Indian Society of International Law, New Delhi, India; 9-11 January, 2015. (Paper Selected)

  • “Investment Arbitration and the Lex Specialis Nature of the Jurisprudence of the Iran-United States Claims Tribunal” (Selected to represented National University Singapore) ATLAS AGORA, 2014, a network of Universities for PhD students at Melbourne University, Australia, June, 2014.

  • “Growing Similarities Between Commercial Arbitration and Investment Arbitration and Possibility of Investocommercial Arbitration” at the Round Table Conference organized by National Law School (NLSIU) Bangalore, India, April 2014.

  • _“Enforcement of Commercial Arbitration Awards: Is Investment Arbitration the New Form?”_4th Biennial Conference of Indian Society of International Law in collaboration with Asian Society of International Law, New Delhi, India; November, 2013.

  • “The Myth of Multilateralism in International Investment Law” 5th international Conference on New Heaven School, City University Hong Kong, 16-19, September 2013.

  • “Celebrating Diversity: Pluralism in Investment Treaties” 10th ASLI Conference, Bangalore, Delhi, May 2013.

  • Invited Lectures

  • Lectured on general public international law, evidence before international courts and tribunals, investment arbitration, international trade law and WTO law, international commercial arbitration, commercial law, public/constitutional law and litigation in different countries.