Shahenaz Begum


Shahenaz Begum is a practicing Advocate at Hyderabad, Telangana. Her areas of practice include Criminal law, Family Disputes, and cases covered under the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act. She has been graduated from Acharya Nagarjuna University (Andhra Pradesh) with a Bachelors’ of Commerce and LL.B.  She completed her Masters in Law from the University College of Law, Osmania University, Telangana. She also worked as Legal Assistant to the Hon’ble Justice Goda Raghu Ram, High Court of Andhra Pradesh.


Seminar on Know Your Rights for Persons Employed in Manual Scavenging and Related Work

October 4, 2021

On 26th September, 2021, Centre for Law and Policy Research (CLPR) conducted a ‘Know Your Rights’ Session for persons employed in manual scavenging and related work.

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Workshop in Telangana on the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989

August 13, 2021

  On 31st July 2021, CLPR conducted a workshop for civil society organisations in Telangana…

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Need for Reform in “Contested Divorce Cases”

May 22, 2021

Marriage and divorce in India are regulated by codified and uncodified personal laws. The Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 governs marriage and divorce between Hindus. However, the legal framework governing the marriage and divorce between members of the Scheduled Tribes community has been unclear.

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