Senior Research Associate
L.L.M (Swansea University, U.K.)
Mayank is currently a Senior Research Associate with O.P. Jindal Global University. In addition, he is a lawyer in India specializing in Maritime Law. Mayank graduated with a B.A., LL.B (Hons.) degree from Jindal Global Law School in the year 2015. He also has a Master of Laws in International Maritime Law from Swansea University, United Kingdom and has worked with two law firms in India based in Delhi and Mumbai. Mayank has worked with port operators, P&I insurers, H&M insurers, charterers, bunker suppliers, stevedores, shipowners, consignees, crew, ship managers, coastal police agencies and government agencies on litigation, regulatory and contract matters. Mayank undertook research into artificial intelligence and autonomous vessels during his postgraduate studies at Swansea University.
He made two postgraduate project dissertations one of which was on the comparison of offshore oil pollution liability regimes of UK and India, the other was on the exposure of the shipping industry to cyber risks and the implications of exclusion from insurance cover. His research focus is to study the legal impact of modern technologies in the shipping industry.