Arthad Kurlekar has completed his Bachelor of Civil Law with Distinction at the University of Oxford and his BA.LLB at the West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences. He is a candidate for the LLM in International Dispute Settlement at the Graduate Institute of Geneva and the University of Geneva. He has worked as a research assistant to Dr Remy Gerbay and Prof (Dr) Ingeborg Schwenzer. He has been a part of the Willem C. Vis (East) International Arbitration Moot Court Competition for several years as a participant, coach and an arbitrator. He also holds the Diploma in Commercial Arbitration offered by the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.