Faridkot House, Copernicus Marg, New Delhi-110001
Dr. Archana Sinha is a member of Higher Judicial Services and erudite scholar of theory, practice, policy and procedure having academic attained academic excellence in science, art and management in the field of public domain. Her academic pursuits gave her a thought provoking insight to discriminate in the real and illusionary substance to administer the public interest. Her academic scholarship interest can be gazed from her academic qualifications. Her academic achievements are that after having completing her post-graduation in Mathematics she switched over to her professional career in the series of legal field. She harnessed her legal skills and achieved a degree of LL.M and an award of Ph.D in Constitutional Law from faculty of Law, New Delhi University. To obtain administrative skills she achieved a Master’s degree in Business Administration in Finance. The translation of her theoretical knowledge is embedded with her practical workshop of working and presiding over a chair of justice at diofferent levels of District Courts. She has also ordained the chair of Secretary, Legal Aid, Delhi. She is not only a visionary and missionary but a good strategist which is reflected in her authorship of two books on Constitutional Crises and Democratic Principles through her literary research work she paved a way to resolve dichotomy of Hung Legislatures within the frames of Indian Constitution by an insight through the prism of working experiences of five Constitutions of the world. Her First Book titled as ‘’The Crises of a Hung Parliament’ was published in 1999 by Vikas Publishing House Pvt. Ltd. Which was released by His Excellency, the President of India, and was formally presented at the official residence of Sh. Krishan Kant, the Vice President of India. It was reviewed by the former chief Minister and the then Union Railway Minister Shri Dig Vijay Singh which was also published in the Journal of Indian Parliament. Her second book titled as “The Hung Legislature: A Global Prospect” is published by Taxman Publications and She was nominated for the National Award Namely Rajiv Gandhi National Integration Award in 2000. She is also a recipient of Nataji Subhash Chand Award in 1999.
She was the first Registrar of National Green Tribunal and during her regime of July, 2012 to December, 2013, on deputation posting in Ministry of Environment and Forest, the Zonal Benches at Chennai, Bhopal and Pune was Set-up also, the Principal Bench of National Green Tribunal was shifted from its rental accommodation at Van Vigyan Bhawan at R.K. Puram, Delhi to its palaceous governmental accommodation at Faridkot House, 1 Copernicus Marg, New Delhi, on its third Foundation day, the 18th October, 2013 and the three year old baby, the NGT started its journey forward to make its recognition as an important environmental adjudicatory institution in India. She has been repatriated to her Parent Cadre on 10th December, 2013.
Joinedoined Delhi Judicial Service on 20th October, 1992
Promoted to Delhi Higher Judicial Service on 6th August, 2003 Posted as Presiding Officer, Labour Court in the year 2003, Additional District Judge, (Land Acquisition Court) in the year 2007, Appointed as Additional Sessions Judge in the year 2008.
Appointed as Chief Legal Adviser, Delhi Development Authority (DDA) in the year 2011.
Appointed as Registrar General, National Green Tribunal, New Delhi, w.e.f. 25th October, 2013.
National Trainer, Mediation and Conciliation Project Committee (MCPC), Supreme Court of India.
Has been working as Mediator, Delhi Mediation Centre, District Courts Delhi since 2008.
Has been conducting Mediation Training Courses and Awareness Programmes for Judicial Officers, Advocates and others in India since 2009.