Core Team

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Tanuj Kalia: Founding CEO and Publishing Editor

Tanuj, an alumnus of NUJS, Kolkata (2008-13) started Lawctopus after Chicken Pox left him in bed. He is the prize-winning blogger LegalPoet and worked at as the VP, Marketing for 6 months before deciding to work on Lawctopus full-time. His book ‘Law as a Career‘ has been published by LexisNexis. He can be reached on Facebook here, on Linkedin here.


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Aprajita Karki: Sales Head, Lawctopus

Aprajita Karki graduated from UPES Dehradun in 2018. She joined Lawctopus in 2019 after working for a Chandigarh based law firm. Aprajita ensures that the content published on Lawctopus is well-formatted, and edited. Her t-shirt reads: Tum mujhe khaana do, main tumhe post doongi.


Office hours: 5-6 pm (please call Aprajita only at this time-slot)

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Aditya Anand: Head, CLAT Section

Aditya is a 2019 graduate of the School of Law, ICFAI University, Dehradun. An ace debater, mooter, and writer, all rolled into one (think: how can it be two?), Aditya writes from the heart for the young law aspirant. He believes strongly in our mission of ‘informed and inspired’ careers. We believe strongly that he should get a better hair-dresser.


digvijay singh baggaDigvijay Singh Bagga, Head, Business Development

Digvijay Singh Bagga is a 2019 graduate of UILS, Panjab University, Chandigarh. He’s an ace videographer and has a keen interest in the possibilities of online education. Digivijay’s work involves editing videos for Lawctopus courses and connecting with law students and colleges in the delivery of the same. He’s 6’4″ which has lead to many an aching back and neck in the office.


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Kautuk Bhatnagar: Technology Consultant

Has Kautuk every lost his patience dealing with bugs? No. Kautuk is like the Genie who sets everything right. With a Bachelors in Computer Application, and MBA in Marketing/IT, and a decade plus experience in website development, Kautuk advises and implements with elan! His t-shirt says: Koi meri website se gulu gulu karega, toh dhoptunga na use.


shubham pathik noticebardShubham Pathik: Space Manager

We can bet our lives that you won’t ever be bestowed with the level of confidence that Shubham has. While he currently manages the entire physical pace of Lawctopus and takes care of everyone in the office, we believe he’ll soon be the Sales Head of the organisation. Watch this space as he makes that transition. Note: he has already started finding posts for the site.

Usha Romesh: Head, Operations

Usha started off as a software engineer in a top IT company in India and transitioned into the field of online marketing. She has an MBA degree from ICFAI and a certification in digital marketing from NMIMS. She also hold Hubspot Inbound and Content Marketing certifications.



Annie Sharma, AIL Mohali

Nishant Tiwari, AIL Mohali

Shivam Sharma, SLS Noida

Co-founders: now old and retired 🙂=

Prateek Bhandari, Dhruv Mairal, Debanshu Khettry and Naman Gupta, all from the 2008-13 batch of NUJS Kolkata, were instrumental in the making of Lawctopus. They continue being well-wishers of the web-site but are no longer actively working on it.


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