Dr Neha Mishra

PhD (Unimelb, Australia); MPP (NUS, Singapore); LLM (LSE, U.K.); B.A.LL.B. (NLSIU, Bangalore)
ANU College of Law

Research interests

International Economic Law 

Digital Trade Law and Policy 

Data Governance 



Neha Mishra is a lecturer at the ANU College of Law. She was previously postdoctoral fellow at the Centre for International Law, National University of Singapore. Neha holds a doctorate degree in law from the University of Melbourne (Australia). Her thesis, investigating how international trade agreements apply to government restrictions on cross-border data flows, was awarded the 2019 Harold Luntz Graduate Research Prize for the best thesis in Melbourne Law School and the 2020 University of Melbourne Chancellor’s Prize for Excellence in the PhD Thesis. Neha has also held visiting research positions at the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg and the World Trade Organization. She completed her undergraduate degree in law from National Law School Bangalore (India), LLM in Public International Law from London School of Economics (UK), and Master’s in Public Policy from National University of Singapore (Singapore). Neha is a dual-qualified lawyer (UK and India) and has previously practised law with Herbert Smith Freehills LLP in London and Economic Laws Practice in Delhi. She also served as a lecturer at National Law School of India University (Bangalore). While studying in Singapore, Neha also interned with the Government Relations Teams at eBay Singapore and Microsoft Singapore, working on a wide variety of legal and policy issues related to internet and digital trade regulation.




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