Maitreya Shah is a lawyer with blindness based in India. He is a
Legislative Assistant to Member of Parliament Fellow in PRS India’s
He graduated from Gujarat National Law University with
B.A. LL. B (Hons.), and is on track for the completion of post
graduate studies in law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School.
Maitreya has extensively worked for disability rights research and
advocacy, in the areas of access to justice, inclusive education,
digital accessibility, and intersectionality. He is also a technology
policy researcher, and has previously been a Research Assistant to the
National Cyber Security Coordinator (Prime Minister’s Office), India.
His core interest lies in technology and human rights.