Ritesh Patnaik


Ritesh is a third year law student at National Law University, Delhi. He takes a keen interest in mooting and debating and has won accolades consistently throughout law school. He also enjoys academic writing and notably, has the distinction of a paper co-authored by him cited by Prof. (Dr.) Upendra Baxi. His areas of interest include arbitration law, insolvency law and constitutional law. Ritesh has also undertaken several positions of responsibility from being a part of Recruitment Committee and ADR Advisory Board in the university to be the Deputy Team Leader of IDIA (Delhi Chapter), an NGO working towards the education of underprivileged children.

In his free time, Ritesh enjoys reading books on Indian history, politics and biographies. Ritesh is a keen sports aficionado and while cricket remains his first love, he also closely follows football, F1 and tennis.