Nidhi Shetye

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Nidhi Shetye

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Practice Areas:

  • Securities Law
  • Commercial Disputes

Biography

Nidhi Shetye holds an LL.M. from Fordham Law School along with her LL.B. from Government Law College in Mumbai and a B.A. from UCLA. Her Bar Admissions include State of New York, USDC Southern District and USDC Eastern District. Ms. Shetye's legal career began in India and has continued in the USA. She has well-established herself as a Litigation Associate, most recently with Lois Law Firm, PC, specializing in Employment Defense work. Fluent in French and Hindi, Ms. Shetye has served as Co-Chair of the Litigation Committee and a Board of Directors member of the New York Women’s Bar Association.

Ms. Shetye has experience in both automobile and premises litigation. She is also well versed in the interpretation of indemnification clauses and construction contracts.

Current Employment Position

  • Associate Attorney

Education

  • Fordham University School of Law, New York, New York
    • LL.M., Master of Laws - 2015
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Major: International Business and Trade Law
  • University of California, Los Angeles, California
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 2007
    • Major: International Economics

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York

Published Works

  • International Insolvency: An Indian Perspective on Cross-Border Treatment of Cases, Fordham International Law Journal, April, 2016
  • A Handbook for Rape And Sexual Violence Cases Best Practices of Community-Based Paralegal Programs and Non-Governmental Organizations, Leitner Centre for International Law and Justice, May 9, 2015

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Hindi