Last modified: November 1, 2016

Siddharth Peter de Souza

Research Fellow

Lehrstuhl für Öffentliches Recht und Rechtsvergleichung

Postal address

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Lehrstuhl für Öffentliches Recht und Rechtsvergleichung
Unter den Linden 6
10099 Berlin


Altes Palais, Raum 421
Unter den Linden 9, Berlin-Mitte




areas of interest

Access to Justice, Legal Pluralism, Empirical Legal Studies, Comparative Constitutional Law My PhD research is to study dispute resolution in Non-State justice systems, and ways in which an evaluative framework can be designed and validated to measure access to justice in these forums.


Since 10/2016   Ph.D Scholar, Humboldt University of Berlin 



LL.M. (International Law), University of Cambridge, UK

07/2015   Founder, Justice Adda (Supported by Cambridge Social Ventures, Cambridge Judge Business School)

08/2014- 09/2015 


German Chancellor Fellow, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and guest researcher at the Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law, Heidelberg,, Germany

01/2014-07/2014   Judicial Clerk to Justice Dr. S Muralidhar, High Court of Delhi, New Delhi, India

Research Intern, United Nations Development Programme, Beijing, China

07/2010- 05/2013    LL.B., Campus Law Centre, Faculty of Law, University of Delhi, India
07/2007-05/2010    B.A. (Hons) Economics, St. Stephen’s College, University of Delhi, India