Director - Legal, JCurve
Mrida Joshi is a lawyer with a private practice in matters of corporate, IPR and civil law. She is on retention of companies and NGOs as legal advisor. Mrida assists senior lawyers and central government standing counsels in Delhi High Court and Supreme Court of India.
Prior to her entrepreneurial venture, Mrida worked as a senior associate from 2011 to 2012 with IP Gurus, a law firm in Delhi in the intellectual property field and as legal advisor to Strategic Intellectual Property Information Pvt. Ltd. (SIPI) in Noida where her role involved legal analysis of intellectual property infringements on the internet of leading international luxury brands. Mrida has interned and worked with law firms Fox Mandal & Co., Legal Options and IP Gurus as a corporate and IP lawyer.
From 2007 to 2009 Mrida worked with a public policy advisory firm Invest India Economic Foundation (IIEF) where she worked as a researcher and legal consultant on projects with the Finance Ministry, Government of India, on pension reforms. During her tenure with IIEF, Mrida was instrumental in drafting the regulations/ sub- legislations for the New Pension Scheme (NPS).
She also worked on the micro pension services platform, Invest India Micro Pension Services which was the implementing agency of the Vishwakarma Yojana ( a micro pension scheme for the unorganised sector ) for the Government of Rajasthan.
Mrida has experience with human rights law and rural empowerment through her prior engagements with Human Rights Law Network, a rural NGO called 'Apana Ghar' and a co-operative micro-economic welfare scheme called 'Samajik Arth Neeti'. She is currently a legal advisor to Micro Pension Foundation, a Not-for-Profit company in the services of promoting micro-pensions and financial inclusion of unorganised sector.
Mrida Joshi is a Lawyer enrolled with the Bar Association of Delhi since August 2006. She graduated with English Hons. from Lady Sri Ram College, New Delhi in 2002 and went on to complete her degree in Law from Maharishi Dayanad University, Rohtak, in 2006