Shehnaz Paurush Billimoria, Principal (I/c.), Dinshaw Daboo Law College, Navsari, was awarded her Ph.D. degree from Veer Narmad South Gujarat University, Surat. She completed her Doctorate in the Faculty of Law, with her thesis titled, ‘Arbitration As One Of The Effective Modes Of Alternate Dispute Resolution’, under the guidance of Dr. J T Desai, Former Dean, Law Faculty, Veer Narmad South Gujarat University, Surat.
Dr. Shehnaz Billimoria is the Chairperson in Board of Studies (BOS), Law of Crimes and Obligations; Member of RAC and Examination Committee at Veer Narmad South Gujarat University, Surat. She serves as a Trustee at Traffic Education Trust, Navsari.
She has presented and published her research papers in various international, national and state level seminars, and journals. Dr. Shehnaz holds an excellent academic record and was awarded a Gold Medal by the then President of India, Late Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam for securing the first rank in LLB in the Veer Narmad South Gujarat University. She has also cleared her GSLET exams.
Shehnaz strongly believes that ‘hard work is happiness’ and ‘God helps those who help themselves’. The mother of twins, Arshaan and Anaisha, she credits her success to her parents – Bakhtaver and Mehernosh Todiwala and her in-Laws Sunnu and Dhanjisha Billimoria, for their constant encouragement and support.