Vaishali Bhagwat received her BCS (Bachelor of Computer Science) and LLB (Graduate in Law) from Pune University. She is a practicing civil and cyber lawyer with about thirteen years of experience. Her work includes civil and cyber crime litigation at the Trial Court and District Court of Pune and Appellate Authorities in Mumbai. She is currently handling some major cyber crime cases in Pune. In addition, Vaishali is a visiting faculty member at ILS Law College, Symbiosis Law College and CDAC, and a regular resource person at conferences and workshops organized by Maharashtra Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture (MCCIA), Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (IALS), National Institute of Bank Management (NIBM), National Insurance Academy (NIA), State Bank of India (SBI), and Cyber Crime Cell, Pune. Vaishali has been a trustee of Shelter Associates since YEAR.