He did LL.B. from Law School, BHU (Gold Medal) and did Ph.D. in the year 2004 on Gender & Construction of Women in Legal Discourse in India. He is a life member of ILI, New Delhi and Society of Criminology, Chennai. He also served as a lecturer for some time in Sikkim Government Law College and later joined University of North Bengal and served there for more the seven years and then joined Law Faculty, BHU in the year 1997. He has written 5 articles and has attended more than fifty national and international seminars till date. He is a visiting faculty of Centre for women Studies, BHU; Agrasen Mahila P.G College; and Mahatama Gandhi Kashi Vidyapeeth University, Varanasi. He has undertaken two projects for Bureau of Police Research & Development. His area of expertise includes Criminology and Criminal Law.