Nikita Lalwani is a third-year student at Yale Law School, where she has served as Executive Articles Editor of the Yale Law Journal and as a team leader in the Peter Gruber Rule of Law Clinic. She has also served as co-president of the Yale Law National Security Group, co-director of the Yale chapter of the International Refugee Assistance Project, and as a Kerry Fellow at Yale’s Jackson Institute for Global Affairs.
Before law school, she worked as a staff editor at Foreign Affairs in New York and as a reporter for the Wall Street Journal in New Delhi. Nikita holds an undergraduate degree in English from Yale and M.Phil. in American History from the University of Cambridge. Her writing has appeared in The Economist, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, the Los Angeles Times, NewYorker.com, The New Republic, The Times Literary Supplement, and The Washington Post.