Rishika Sahgal is a BCL candidate at the Faculty of Law, University of Oxford. She is a 2016 Rhodes Scholar at Magdalen College. Prior to the BCL, Rishika clerked with the Chief Justice of India. She obtained her undergraduate degree in law from National Law University Delhi, India, where she was an integral part of the Death Penalty Research Project, the first-ever attempt in India at an empirical study of the administration of the death penalty. Her areas of interest are constitutional law, equality law, human rights law and criminal justice.