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Education CV


  • PhD Candidate, Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK (2018-21)
  • Master of Laws (LLM) – DistinctionGeorgetown University Law Centre, Washington DC, USA (2015-16) 
    • The Dorothy M. Mayer Award for Academic Achievement and Contribution to the Legal Profession, 2016
    • Deans List, 2016
  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB) – First class honours, ILS’s Law College, University of Pune, Pune, India (2007-12) 

Professional Experience

  • Junior Labour Law Officer - Labour Law and Reform Unit, Governance and Tripartism Department, International Labour Office (ILO), Geneva, Switzerland (2017-18)
  • Intern - International Labour Standards Department, International Labour Office (ILO), Geneva, Switzerland (2016)
  • Law Clerk to Justice G. S. Singhvi - Supreme Court of India, New Delhi, India (2012-13)

Fields of research

Labour law and development



Professor Simon Deakin

Representative Publications

  • Shroff T. & Kuhlmann K, 'A legal perspective on digital trade: Keeping the Internet neutral' 8(2) TRADE L. & DEV. 1 (2016) 
  • Shroff T., 'Globalization, democracy and the capabilities approach to labour law: Making the case for domestic workers in India' in Recognition of the Rights of Domestic Workers in India: Challenges and the Way Forward; Mahanta, & Gupta, (eds) (Forthcoming)


  •  The 5th Conference of the Regulating for Decent Work Network, Geneva, Switzerland, July 2017, 'Legitimacy in global governance: Review of international labour standards' (with Lisa Tortell, Standards Policy Specialist, ILO)


Start Date

Oct 2018