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Pallavi Saluja

Pallavi is the Editor at Bar & Bench. She joined Bar & Bench in 2011 and has been writing about the Indian legal market. She has covered law firm and in-house stories, litigation stories from High Courts and the Supreme Court. Pallavi graduated from ILS Law College with LL.B. (Hons) and also holds an LL.M. from Delhi University. Pallavi was listed amongst 30 people to watch in the business of law in Asia in 2016.

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You can follow her on Twitter @pallavibnb


Murali Krishnan
Editor (Court News)

Murali joined Bar & Bench in 2012 as Delhi Correspondent. During his 7-year stint, he covered Supreme Court and Delhi courts before moving to Hindustan Times newspaper as Associate Editor. He rejoined Bar & Bench as Editor of court news in 2020. In his new role, Murali is responsible for overseeing selection and publication of court and litigation stories.

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You can follow him on Twitter @legaljournalist


Aditya AK
Associate Editor

Aditya, a graduate of National Law University, Delhi, has been with Bar & Bench since 2014. He covers High Court litigation, Legal Education and Law and Policy.
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You can follow him on @adityaak90


Aamir Khan
Associate Editor(Legal)

Before joining Bar and Bench, Aamir worked as a principal correspondent with The Times of India from 2016 till 2021, covering legal stories. He has also worked with The Indian Express in Mumbai and Delhi as a legal correspondent. He holds a post-graduate in new media from Asian College of Journalism, Chennai, and has graduated from Christ College, Bangalore.
You can follow him on @thereal_aamirk


Debayan Roy
Special Correspondent

Debayan, a graduate of Department of Law, University of Pune and a post graduate from Asian College of Journalism has been covering courts since 2016 for TV and web based mediums. Prior to journalism, he was working as an Intellectual Property attorney with a Delhi based law firm. Debayan, now covers Supreme Court and higher judiciary for Bar and Bench.

You can follow him on Twitter @DebayonRoy


Prashant Jha
Correspondent - Delhi High Court

Prashant joined Bar and Bench in October 2021 and reports from Delhi High Court and city’s lower courts. He is a graduate in English Literature from Delhi University and got his journalism degree from Times School of Journalism. He was earlier with The Times of India earlier and reported from the Uttarakhand High Court.

You can follow him on Twitter @prashantjha996


Neha Joshi
Correspondent - Mumbai High Court

Neha joined Bar & Bench in September, 2020 and covers stories from the Bombay High Court. She has completed her post-graduation studies from Jindal Global Law School, Sonipat and has graduated from Symbiosis Law School, Pune.

You can follow her on Twitter @Neha_Jozie



Giti Pratap
Correspondent - Kerala High Court

Giti joined Bar & Bench in June 2021 and covers stories from the Kerala High Court. A graduate of economics and statistics from St. Xavier's College, Mumbai, she later pursued a Masters of Research in policy and development at the Universities of Bristol and Bath.

You can follow her on Twitter @GitiPratap


Shagun Suryam
Correspondent - Desk

Shagun graduated from ILS Law College, Pune with a B.A.LL.B. degree. She joined Bar and Bench in June, 2021 and covers stories from various High Courts.

You can follow her on Twitter @ShagunSuryam


Mohsin Dar
Correspondent - Jammu and Kashmir

Mohsin joined Bar & Bench in July, 2020 and covers stories from the Jammu and Kashmir High Court. He is a Law graduate of the Law department, University of Kashmir in J&K.

You can follow him on Twitter @mohsinahmaddar


Ravi Kanth
Advertisement, Law Firm Marketing

Ravi joined Bar & Bench in 2015 and has worked with various startups. He handles Product Management & BD at Bar & Bench.

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You can follow him on Twitter @ravikanthbs

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