B.Sc. LL.B.(Hons.) (NLU, Gujarat); LL.M. (Europa Kolleg-University of Hamburg)
Shilpa is enthusiastic about Competition law, Human Rights law and International trade law. She graduated with B.Sc. LLB(Hons.) from Gujarat National Law University with top grades which gave her the opportunity to be awarded with DAAD-Basu Stiftung scholarship in 2017. The scholarship was awarded for undertaking LLM studies at Europa Kolleg- University of Hamburg in European law and European Competition law. During her stay in Germany, she undertook internship with Allen & Overy as Summer trainee and District Court at Hamburg as legal intern. At the end of her LLM, her thesis was awarded as ‘Best thesis’ and was included as a part of study module for future batches.
While her studies in India, she has published many articles and was awarded as ‘Best student researcher’ at Gujarat National Law University in her 4th year. Apart from her studies, she has interned at various law firms and soon after worked as a Competition lawyer. She has worked in prominent cartel cases such as Cement cartel in India and Truck cartel before European Commission. Her work had comprised of filing merger notification at international jurisdiction and Competition Commission of India.