International Bridges to Justice is led by a group of over 65 employees, interns and volunteers throughout the world. Browse through the staff working at our headquarters office in Geneva and our seven regional offices situated in Asia and Africa.
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New Delhi: PT-62/17, Kalkaji, New Delhi, INDIA 110019
Ajay Verma – IBJ Senior Fellow and India Country Manager
Since receiving his law degree and accreditation in 2001, Ajay Verma has been providing free legal assistance to the poorest communities in Delhi through his own private practice. As a practicing advocate before the Supreme Court of India and Delhi High Court, Ajay has a strong passion in litigation. Ajay has been frequently recognized as a dynamic, young leader in the field of criminal justice by The High Court of Delhi. To this end, he has been appointed to the Panel Counsel for the Government of India, the Panel Counsel for the Delhi High Court Legal Service Committee, and as the national representative for the Young Lawyer Committee of the International Bar Association. Ajay works closely with the Delhi Legal Services Authority, and is a member of several international bar associations such as the American Bar Association, International Bar Association (IBA), National Association of Criminal Defence Lawyers (NACDL) and Union internationale des Avocats (UIA). Additionally, he has been associated with many nongovernmental organizations such as Amnesty International India, American Civil Liberties Union and Human Rights Watch.
Gulika Reddy – IBJ India Legal Fellow
Gulika graduated from ILS Law College, Pune, with an interest in human rights and its intersection with other areas of law. She is currently practicing in the Madras High Court in the areas of criminal and constitutional law, with a specific focus on women’s and human rights. Outside of her litigation practice, she has worked as a legal consultant to non-profits on issues including the rights of women and children, rights of climate refugees in South Asia, rights of persons with disabilities, rights of persons living with HIV/AIDS, and safeguarding the intellectual property rights of tribal communities. As a part of her fellowship with IBJ, she is addressing the issue of lack of access to justice for indigent and marginalized persons in the criminal justice system, through litigation, fieldwork and research.
Shiv Kumar Dwivedi - Advocate
Shiv got his Bachelor`s Degree in Law in 2012, from Doctor Baba Sahab Ambedkar College of Law in Nagpur. In This summer of 2013 he got a diploma in International Law from Indian Society of International Law, New Delhi. Shiv has been a Duty Lawyer for IBJ India since July 2013. Shiv not only provides his services to Poor incarcerated in prisons but also to women and helpless elders. Shiv has helped many jail inmates waiting for their trial by filing bail application to secure their release. His passion to help poor people by taking up their cases is what brought him to IBJ India.
Vilde Vinge – Intern
Vilde is the newest addition to the India office and will intern from September 2013 till March 2014. She recently graduated with a B.A Degree in Political Science from Oslo University. Her broad interest in human rights and the rule of law combined with a desire to learn more about the country is what brought her to the IBJ India office. Vilde is planning to go on to complete a human rights-related master’s degree.
Meena - Administrative assistant
Meena is an office assistant of IBJ INDIA's Delhi office. She graduated with a B.A degree from University of Delhi in the Year 2004. She is a qualified computer Operator and Programming Assistant. She manages day to day affairs of the Delhi Office besides the administrative work. Prior to IBJ she has worked as an Office Assistant in a Law firm.
Ajay Raghav – Volunteer Lawyer
Ajay Raghav started practicing as a lawyer in 2005 as a trial courts lawyer. He has more than six years of experience in handling both civil and criminal cases in the District courts of Delhi. He has also handled Writ Petitions, Public Interest Litigations, civil as well as criminal cases in Delhi High Court and is volunteering with IBJ as a duty lawyer since September 2011. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Delhi University and L.L.M from Veer Kunwar Singh University from Ara, Bihar.
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