Kanishk Rai

Assistant Lecturer

B.A. LL.B. (Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune);

LL.M. (King’s College London)

Kanishk completed his LL.M. from King’s College London in 2019, specialising in Competition Law. He is an alumnus of Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune, and has attained experience in the field interning with the competition teams of reputed law firms, the Indian Judiciary and the Competition Commission of India. His research and academic interest is in Competition Law, particularly, provisions dealing with cartel enforcement and abuse of dominance. At King’s, his dissertation was on the topic “Identifying and prohibiting Anti-competitive agreements under India’s Competition Law: Lessons from the EU”, which was led by Professor Alison Jones.


During his undergraduate studies, Kanishk also worked as Team Leader for the social sector of AIESEC in Pune for a period of 2 years. Besides law, he ardently pursues music during his leisure time, and has also won several accolades for his School & College.