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Menaka Guruswamy

Menaka Guruswamy

Menaka Guruswamy is a Senior Advocate at the Supreme Court of India. She played a key role in several landmark cases including the Section 377 case, the bureaucratic reforms case, the Augusta Westland bribery case, the Salwa Judum case, and the Right to Education case. She was educated at Oxford University, Harvard Law School and the National Law School of India. She has been a visiting law faculty at Yale, New York University, and University of Toronto. Founding Moments in Constitutionalism (co-ed; 2019) is her latest publication. She writes for New York Times, Indian Express, Hindustan Times, Mint, and Scroll.in, among others