Nikita graduated with an LL.B. degree from Government Law College, Mumbai. She holds an LL.M in Law and Development degree from Azim Premji University (APU), Bangalore and has worked as a legal researcher and an advocate for three years. Prior to the project she has worked on issues of adivasi self governance and sexual violence.
Ameya holds a B.A. LL.B. (Hons.) degree from National Law School of India University, Bangalore and has worked as a legal researcher for four and a half years focusing on minority rights, rights of disaster survivors and right to the city and has worked in criminal justice for the past two years.