Mr. Deepankar Sharma is working as Assistant Professor in Faculty of Law at National Law University Jodhpur and has specialization in Competition Law and Corporate Laws.
He is also appointed as the Coordinator of Centre for Competition Law & Policy at NLU Jodhpur which was recognized by United Nations Conference of Trade & Development (UNCTAD) as its partner institution. He is Faculty Advisor at Centre for Corporate Governance at NLU Jodhpur as well as Faculty Advisor at Centre for Litigation Studies at NLU Jodhpur. He is the Member of BRICS Law Institute at NLU Jodhpur, established by a MoU between six BRICS Member Universities at Russia in 2015. Recently he was also appointed as Arbitrator at Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC) and was included in its Young Practitioners Group. In Administrative Capacity, he is working as Proctor and is also the Member in University Clinical Education and Legal Aid Committee, Member in Internal Complaints Committee (I.C.C) at National Law University Jodhpur.
Internationally, he was invited as Visiting Scholar at City University of London for research and delivering workshop lecture in the field of Comparative Competition Law. He is also appointed as Visiting Research Associate for the year 2016 at Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong.
He has completed his BA.LLB. (Hons.) from Jaipur National University and did his LL.M. in Corporate Laws as specialization from National Law University Jodhpur both with first division throughout his academic career. He was selected for LL.M. in Arbitration Laws in University of Hong Kong & was also selected for LL.M. in International & European Commercial Laws with Scholarship at Chinese University of Political Science, Beijing and University of Hamburg, Germany. He was also offered LL.M. in Commercial Laws at University of Vienna but refused these offers to pursue LL.M. in India. Currently he is pursuing his Doctorate i.e. Ph.D in law from National Law University Jodhpur. Additionally he has successfully completed Diploma in Business Laws & Entrepreneurship Administration from National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS) Kolkata. He has also done Certificate Courses in Cyber Laws & IPR Laws, both from Indian Law Institute, New Delhi. He has cleared UGC NET in Law.
He has presented papers and participated as speaker in more than 20 International and National Conferences. He has published more than 10 research papers in International Journals like European Competition Law Review (published by Sweet & Maxwell), BRICS Law Journal, International Journal of Law, University of Sussex, Bradfordshire, UK etc.
He was also invited to present a paper in Competition Law at 13th Asian Law Institute Conference held at Peking Law School, Beijing. He was the sole Indian Academician to be invited as paper presenter and as Speaker/ Panelist at the 4th BRICS International Competition Conference, Durban, South Africa organized by Competition Commission of South Africa and Ministry of Finance & Foreign Affairs, Govt. of South Africa.
In the field of Co- Curricular Activities he has participated in numerous National & International Moots including Philip C. Jessup & Willem C. Vis, Vienna Moots. He has also won awards for Best Student Advocate in moots like Surana & Surana International Moots & University of Rajasthan National Moot. He also received an Appreciation Letter for his contribution from Competition Commission of India. His drafted legislation for White Collar Crimes & Lokpal was sent to Law Commission of India for further reference.