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Al Amin Rahman
Partner
Dhaka
+8801819212002
alamin.rahman@fma.com.bd
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Al Amin Rahman

Partner

Dhaka

+8801819212002

alamin.rahman@fma.com.bd

Location : Dhaka

WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

Being dual qualified lawyer (Bangladesh & U.K.), Mr. Al Amin Rahman advised on several cross border transactions involving Bangladesh and English laws. He has worked in several countries including Bangladesh, India, Singapore and England.

He is advising several big names including Microsoft, Facebook, World Bank, IFC, ADB, Rolls Royce, Accenture, Ford, Cisco, Turkish Airlines, HSBC, SCB, Linde Group, Renoir, Starwood hotel, Tesco, Tata, Isolux, Cobra, Tedagua, Infosys, Japan External Trade Organization and Japan International Corporation Agency (JICA). etc. with over more than 500 multinational companies in various diversified sectors.

Mr. Al Amin Rahman has been the Partner of Fox Mandal Associates from 2007 onwards. He was the Chief of Party at Abdul Motin Khashru and Associates from 2005 to 2007. Alongside, he played the role of a consultant for World Bank, assisting them in several of their projects. Mr. Rahman facilitated IFC’s joint venture program with A.K. Khan Waterhealth Bangladesh Limited, A.K. Khan & Co. Limited and Waterhealth International INC. to develop construct and operate 50 community water systems projects. He also supported Japan External Trade Organization with the rules and regulations pertaining to investments in Bangladesh. Currently, he is engaged as consultants for Premier Bank Limited Bangladesh. He have also provided consultancy services to Standard Chartered Bank in London and Singapore.  Mr. Al Amin has advised several clients on matters of Foreign Investment, existing Conventions on Admiralty business consultancy in Bangladesh, anticipatory enforcement complications in relation to different jurisdictions, Monetary Authorities, Taxation, Leasing, etc.

Mr. Al Amin Rahman have done M&A works across jurisdictions in Japan, India, Germany, Korea, France, Belgium, Denmark, Norway, Spain, Italy, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Bahrain, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, China, Australia, Ireland, United States, United Kingdom, UAE, Turkey, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Australia, etc.

Mr. Al Amin Rahman strongly believes in providing high quality legal consultancy service along with ensuring a prompt turnaround with a view to protecting the best interest of his clients. Meeting clients’ requirements as permitted under the laws is the motto of his service. He truly values clients’ satisfaction and tries to stand on clients’ expectations through providing legal services.

PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

    Corporate & Commercial Capital Market Competition Employment & Human Resources Intellectual Property Rights Litigation Arbitration & Dispute Real Estate Tax AdvisoryBanking Financial Services & Insurance Consumer Products and Retail Energy Infrastructure & Transportation Manufacturing Services

AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

    Advocate at the Supreme Court of Bangladesh; Member of the Supreme Court Bar Association; Member of the Dhaka Bar Association; Member of the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn UK.

EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

    Called to the Bar (Barrister) from the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn UK on 2005. • Post Graduate Diploma in Law (PGDL) from the University of Northumbria UK in 2005. • LL.B. (Hons.) from University of London United Kingdom (UK) in 2004.

WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

Being dual qualified lawyer (Bangladesh & U.K.), Mr. Al Amin Rahman advised on several cross border transactions involving Bangladesh and English laws. He has worked in several countries including Bangladesh, India, Singapore and England.

He is advising several big names including Microsoft, Facebook, World Bank, IFC, ADB, Rolls Royce, Accenture, Ford, Cisco, Turkish Airlines, HSBC, SCB, Linde Group, Renoir, Starwood hotel, Tesco, Tata, Isolux, Cobra, Tedagua, Infosys, Japan External Trade Organization and Japan International Corporation Agency (JICA). etc. with over more than 500 multinational companies in various diversified sectors.

Mr. Al Amin Rahman has been the Partner of Fox Mandal Associates from 2007 onwards. He was the Chief of Party at Abdul Motin Khashru and Associates from 2005 to 2007. Alongside, he played the role of a consultant for World Bank, assisting them in several of their projects. Mr. Rahman facilitated IFC’s joint venture program with A.K. Khan Waterhealth Bangladesh Limited, A.K. Khan & Co. Limited and Waterhealth International INC. to develop construct and operate 50 community water systems projects. He also supported Japan External Trade Organization with the rules and regulations pertaining to investments in Bangladesh. Currently, he is engaged as consultants for Premier Bank Limited Bangladesh. He have also provided consultancy services to Standard Chartered Bank in London and Singapore.  Mr. Al Amin has advised several clients on matters of Foreign Investment, existing Conventions on Admiralty business consultancy in Bangladesh, anticipatory enforcement complications in relation to different jurisdictions, Monetary Authorities, Taxation, Leasing, etc.

Mr. Al Amin Rahman have done M&A works across jurisdictions in Japan, India, Germany, Korea, France, Belgium, Denmark, Norway, Spain, Italy, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Bahrain, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, China, Australia, Ireland, United States, United Kingdom, UAE, Turkey, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Australia, etc.

Mr. Al Amin Rahman strongly believes in providing high quality legal consultancy service along with ensuring a prompt turnaround with a view to protecting the best interest of his clients. Meeting clients’ requirements as permitted under the laws is the motto of his service. He truly values clients’ satisfaction and tries to stand on clients’ expectations through providing legal services.

PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

    Corporate & Commercial Capital Market Competition Employment & Human Resources Intellectual Property Rights Litigation Arbitration & Dispute Real Estate Tax AdvisoryBanking Financial Services & Insurance Consumer Products and Retail Energy Infrastructure & Transportation Manufacturing Services

AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

    Advocate at the Supreme Court of Bangladesh; Member of the Supreme Court Bar Association; Member of the Dhaka Bar Association; Member of the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn UK.

EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

    Called to the Bar (Barrister) from the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn UK on 2005. • Post Graduate Diploma in Law (PGDL) from the University of Northumbria UK in 2005. • LL.B. (Hons.) from University of London United Kingdom (UK) in 2004.
Anshu Pratap Singh
Senior Associate
Bangalore
080 3055 4100
anshu.pratap@foxmandal.com
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Anshu Pratap Singh

Senior Associate

Bangalore

080 3055 4100

anshu.pratap@foxmandal.com

Location : Bangalore

WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

As Senior Associate with Investments and Corporate practice of the Firm, Anshu Pratap Singh has over 5 years of experience. He has advised various funds and investee companies on private equity/venture capital investments and optimally structured their transaction for the better efficiency. He also advises clients on exchange control and other corporate /commercial matters.   He has drafted and reviewed transaction documentations such as share subscription agreements, share purchase agreements, joint venture agreements, shareholders’ agreements etc. He is also experienced in structuring, drafting and negotiating a wide range of domestic and transnational commercial contracts and conducting legal due diligence reviews of companies in varied sectors. He has been actively involved in the start-up initiatives of the Firm which aims at mentoring and building capacity for early stage start-ups. He has attended various conferences as speaker related to entrepreneurship and start-ups. He is also an author with publications in journals of national and international repute. His expertise spans in areas of Corporate & Commercial matters, Competition Law, Private Equity/Venture Capital, Intellectual Property Laws, and Arbitration Law.

PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

    Corporate & Commercial matters Competition Law Private Equity/Venture Capital Intellectual Property Laws and Arbitration Law.Corporate & Commercial

AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

    Bar Council of Uttar Pradesh

EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

    LL.B – RGSOIPL IIT Kharagpur Law School WIPO Advanced Course on Arbitration and Mediation Procedure under the WIPO Rules Intellectual Property Management

WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

As Senior Associate with Investments and Corporate practice of the Firm, Anshu Pratap Singh has over 5 years of experience. He has advised various funds and investee companies on private equity/venture capital investments and optimally structured their transaction for the better efficiency. He also advises clients on exchange control and other corporate /commercial matters.   He has drafted and reviewed transaction documentations such as share subscription agreements, share purchase agreements, joint venture agreements, shareholders’ agreements etc. He is also experienced in structuring, drafting and negotiating a wide range of domestic and transnational commercial contracts and conducting legal due diligence reviews of companies in varied sectors. He has been actively involved in the start-up initiatives of the Firm which aims at mentoring and building capacity for early stage start-ups. He has attended various conferences as speaker related to entrepreneurship and start-ups. He is also an author with publications in journals of national and international repute. His expertise spans in areas of Corporate & Commercial matters, Competition Law, Private Equity/Venture Capital, Intellectual Property Laws, and Arbitration Law.

PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

    Corporate & Commercial matters Competition Law Private Equity/Venture Capital Intellectual Property Laws and Arbitration Law.Corporate & Commercial

AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

    Bar Council of Uttar Pradesh

EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

    LL.B – RGSOIPL IIT Kharagpur Law School WIPO Advanced Course on Arbitration and Mediation Procedure under the WIPO Rules Intellectual Property Management
Arun Kumar Mandal
Partner
Kolkata
+9198301 13434
arun.mandal@foxmandal.com
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Arun Kumar Mandal

Partner

Kolkata

+9198301 13434

arun.mandal@foxmandal.com

Location : Kolkata

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          Asoke Kumar Dhar
          Partner
          Kolkata
          +919830024823
          asokedhar@foxmandal.com
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          Asoke Kumar Dhar

          Partner

          Kolkata

          +919830024823

          asokedhar@foxmandal.com

          Location : Kolkata

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                  Birendra Kumar
                  Senior Associate
                  Bangalore
                  +91 80 3055 4100
                  birendra.kumar@foxmandal.com
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                  Birendra Kumar

                  Senior Associate

                  Bangalore

                  +91 80 3055 4100

                  birendra.kumar@foxmandal.com

                  Location : Bangalore

                  WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                  Birendra, a registered Indian Patent Agent and Advocate, has about 11 years of experience in IP.  His work involves Patent Portfolio Management, drafting, filing and prosecuting Patent applications for Mechanical, Electrical and Electronics, Semiconductors, Internet applications, business methods, computer hardware and software and communication protocol based inventions. He also supervises Patentability searches, Validity searches, Freedom to operate searches. Additionally, he also manages filing of PCT applications and national phase applications in India and abroad.

                  PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                    Intellectual Property rights

                  AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                    Patent Agent Advocate

                  EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                    B.E. in Electronics & Telecommunication & LL.B.

                  WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                  Birendra, a registered Indian Patent Agent and Advocate, has about 11 years of experience in IP.  His work involves Patent Portfolio Management, drafting, filing and prosecuting Patent applications for Mechanical, Electrical and Electronics, Semiconductors, Internet applications, business methods, computer hardware and software and communication protocol based inventions. He also supervises Patentability searches, Validity searches, Freedom to operate searches. Additionally, he also manages filing of PCT applications and national phase applications in India and abroad.

                  PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                    Intellectual Property rights

                  AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                    Patent Agent Advocate

                  EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                    B.E. in Electronics & Telecommunication & LL.B.
                  Debanjan Mandal
                  Partner
                  Kolkata
                  +9198300 26873
                  debanjan.mandal@foxmandal.com
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                  Debanjan Mandal

                  Partner

                  Kolkata

                  +9198300 26873

                  debanjan.mandal@foxmandal.com

                  Location : Kolkata

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                          Jayaprakash Padmanaban

                          Partner

                          Chennai

                          +919884217191

                          p.jayaprakash@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Chennai

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Jayaprakash has more than 15 years of experience as a lawyer. His core areas of practice are Real Estate and Litigation. His expertise includes: Real estate related due diligence on behalf of developers, construction companies and other Indian and multinational clients Opining on property encumbrances Reporting on marketability of title Drafting documentation relating to real estate joint ventures Advice on development of townships, commercial and industrial establishments Drafting construction contracts and agreements of sale, lease, build-to-suit, leave and license, mortgage and hypothecation of property Liaising with various authorities such as Chennai Metropolitan Development authority, Town Planning authority, Sub-Registrar, District Registrar and District Collector Advising on setting up SEZ units and various PPP/infrastructure projects.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Real Estate Banking Financial Services & Insurance Energy Infrastructure & Transportation

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            EBar Council of Tamil Nadu

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            BA BL - Dr. Ambedkar College Chennai

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Jayaprakash has more than 15 years of experience as a lawyer. His core areas of practice are Real Estate and Litigation. His expertise includes: Real estate related due diligence on behalf of developers, construction companies and other Indian and multinational clients Opining on property encumbrances Reporting on marketability of title Drafting documentation relating to real estate joint ventures Advice on development of townships, commercial and industrial establishments Drafting construction contracts and agreements of sale, lease, build-to-suit, leave and license, mortgage and hypothecation of property Liaising with various authorities such as Chennai Metropolitan Development authority, Town Planning authority, Sub-Registrar, District Registrar and District Collector Advising on setting up SEZ units and various PPP/infrastructure projects.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Real Estate Banking Financial Services & Insurance Energy Infrastructure & Transportation

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            EBar Council of Tamil Nadu

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            BA BL - Dr. Ambedkar College Chennai
                          Jeevanandham Rajagopal
                          Partner
                          Chennai
                          +919841166670,+12672437832
                          r.jeevanandham@foxmandal.com
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                          Jeevanandham Rajagopal

                          Partner

                          Chennai

                          +919841166670,+12672437832

                          r.jeevanandham@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Chennai

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Jeeva co-heads the Corporate and Commercial practice of the firm in South India and heads the Chennai office. A second-generation lawyer, he has over 15 years of experience in advising clients on Indian laws and laws relating to domestic and international transactions. He works on inbound investments and M&A transactions across industries, and specialises in promoter / founder / investee representation. He has particular expertise in the renewable energy (“clean tech”) sector including solar, wind, biomass, solid waste-to-energy and hybrid projects.   Jeeva’s core work is around: Corporate Laws with a specific focus on foreign investment in India, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity funding of projects and companies; Renewable Energy projects; Advising start-ups and entrepreneurs; Structuring and advising on overseas direct investment by Indian entities; and Intellectual Property laws with a specific focus on transaction IP, IP strategies and facilitation and management of technology transfers. He also has substantial experience in advising on debt and equity funding strategies, private equity and fund investments. He mentors several entrepreneurs and start-ups and has hand-held many of them through multiple rounds of funding and exits. A Fulbright Fellow, Jeeva is also one of the first non-American lawyers to be recognized by the American Bar Association (ABA) as Ambassador for its Business Law Section. He has been co-chair of ABA's International Sub Committee of Young Lawyers since 2013. He is also a committee member at the British Business Group and member of a renewable energy committee of the Madras Chamber of Commerce and Industry. 

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Mergers & Acquisition Private EquityEnergy Telecom Automotive Manufacturing Healthcare & Life Sciences Infrastructure & Transportation

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Tamil Nadu Madras Bar Association Patent Agent International Trademark Association American Bar Association British Business Group

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.A. (Law) and B.L. from University of Madras Global Leadership Program from Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh USA

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Jeeva co-heads the Corporate and Commercial practice of the firm in South India and heads the Chennai office. A second-generation lawyer, he has over 15 years of experience in advising clients on Indian laws and laws relating to domestic and international transactions. He works on inbound investments and M&A transactions across industries, and specialises in promoter / founder / investee representation. He has particular expertise in the renewable energy (“clean tech”) sector including solar, wind, biomass, solid waste-to-energy and hybrid projects.   Jeeva’s core work is around: Corporate Laws with a specific focus on foreign investment in India, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity funding of projects and companies; Renewable Energy projects; Advising start-ups and entrepreneurs; Structuring and advising on overseas direct investment by Indian entities; and Intellectual Property laws with a specific focus on transaction IP, IP strategies and facilitation and management of technology transfers. He also has substantial experience in advising on debt and equity funding strategies, private equity and fund investments. He mentors several entrepreneurs and start-ups and has hand-held many of them through multiple rounds of funding and exits. A Fulbright Fellow, Jeeva is also one of the first non-American lawyers to be recognized by the American Bar Association (ABA) as Ambassador for its Business Law Section. He has been co-chair of ABA's International Sub Committee of Young Lawyers since 2013. He is also a committee member at the British Business Group and member of a renewable energy committee of the Madras Chamber of Commerce and Industry. 

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Mergers & Acquisition Private EquityEnergy Telecom Automotive Manufacturing Healthcare & Life Sciences Infrastructure & Transportation

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Tamil Nadu Madras Bar Association Patent Agent International Trademark Association American Bar Association British Business Group

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.A. (Law) and B.L. from University of Madras Global Leadership Program from Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh USA
                          John Zachariah
                          Group Head
                          Chennai
                          +91 44 24361030
                          john.zachariah@foxmandal.com
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                          John Zachariah

                          Group Head

                          Chennai

                          +91 44 24361030

                          john.zachariah@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Chennai

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          A litigation lawyer with almost 25 years of experience, John has extensive experience in the Writ, Civil, Company and Testamentary jurisdictions of the Madras High Court. He has instructed several Senior Counsels practising in the High Court of Madras. He has also appeared for clients in the Karnataka High Court. His areas of work include matters pertaining to Writ petitions, Labour and Industrial issues, Service matters, Arbitration, Company Law, Testamentary matters, Contracts (both employment and commercial) and Civil litigation. He has handled client briefs in various Courts in Chennai, such as the City Civil Court, Labour Courts, Mofussil courts, Tribunals and quasi-judicial Authorities appointed under various labour laws. John has advised and assisted a wide range of corporate clients including multinational companies, banks, Public Sector Undertakings, Indian companies and educational institutions.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Litigation Arbitration & Dispute ResolutionBanking Services Agriculture Automotive Education

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Tamil Nadu Madras Bar Association Madras High Court Advocates Association

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.A. B.L.

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          A litigation lawyer with almost 25 years of experience, John has extensive experience in the Writ, Civil, Company and Testamentary jurisdictions of the Madras High Court. He has instructed several Senior Counsels practising in the High Court of Madras. He has also appeared for clients in the Karnataka High Court. His areas of work include matters pertaining to Writ petitions, Labour and Industrial issues, Service matters, Arbitration, Company Law, Testamentary matters, Contracts (both employment and commercial) and Civil litigation. He has handled client briefs in various Courts in Chennai, such as the City Civil Court, Labour Courts, Mofussil courts, Tribunals and quasi-judicial Authorities appointed under various labour laws. John has advised and assisted a wide range of corporate clients including multinational companies, banks, Public Sector Undertakings, Indian companies and educational institutions.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Litigation Arbitration & Dispute ResolutionBanking Services Agriculture Automotive Education

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Tamil Nadu Madras Bar Association Madras High Court Advocates Association

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.A. B.L.
                          Jyoti Virmani
                          Partner
                          Noida,
                          +919873263367
                          jyoti.virmani@foxmandal.com
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                          Jyoti Virmani

                          Partner

                          Noida,

                          +919873263367

                          jyoti.virmani@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Noida,

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Ms. Jyoti Virmani has been extensively involved in various areas of corporate laws, more specifically, mergers, acquisitions and joint venture transactions. She has been also advising in infrastructure (power, oil & gas) sector and been involved in general corporate advisory on various Indian laws. Her specialization is in transactional advise and assistance including in structuring domestic and cross border transactions, assisting foreign companies in setting up presence in India, foreign direct investments, overseas investment by Indian companies, foreign exchange laws, technology transfer agreements, joint venture agreements, share purchase and shareholders agreements, asset purchase agreements, power purchase agreements, joint operating agreements, production sharing agreements and various other legal documents/ agreements. She has extensively advised on various Indian laws, rules and regulations and has assisted corporates in various transactions and compliances.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Mergers & Acquisition Private Equity Employment & Human Resources Competion LawAerospace & Defence Automotive Banking financial Services & Insurance Consumer Product and Retail Education Energy Healthcare & Life Sciences Infrastructure & Transportation Manufacturing Mining Services Sports Technology Media & Telecom

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Enrolled as an advocate with the Bar Council of Delhi

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            BA. LLB LL.M in International Commercial and European Law from University of Sheffield UK

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Ms. Jyoti Virmani has been extensively involved in various areas of corporate laws, more specifically, mergers, acquisitions and joint venture transactions. She has been also advising in infrastructure (power, oil & gas) sector and been involved in general corporate advisory on various Indian laws. Her specialization is in transactional advise and assistance including in structuring domestic and cross border transactions, assisting foreign companies in setting up presence in India, foreign direct investments, overseas investment by Indian companies, foreign exchange laws, technology transfer agreements, joint venture agreements, share purchase and shareholders agreements, asset purchase agreements, power purchase agreements, joint operating agreements, production sharing agreements and various other legal documents/ agreements. She has extensively advised on various Indian laws, rules and regulations and has assisted corporates in various transactions and compliances.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Mergers & Acquisition Private Equity Employment & Human Resources Competion LawAerospace & Defence Automotive Banking financial Services & Insurance Consumer Product and Retail Education Energy Healthcare & Life Sciences Infrastructure & Transportation Manufacturing Mining Services Sports Technology Media & Telecom

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Enrolled as an advocate with the Bar Council of Delhi

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            BA. LLB LL.M in International Commercial and European Law from University of Sheffield UK
                          Kaustuv Nath Chunder
                          Partner
                          Chennai, Kolkata
                          +919836791212,+919840141212
                          kaustuv.chunder@foxmandal.com
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                          Kaustuv Nath Chunder

                          Partner

                          Chennai, Kolkata

                          +919836791212,+919840141212

                          kaustuv.chunder@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Chennai, Kolkata

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          A fourth generation lawyer with more than 30 years’ standing, Kaustuv primarily manages Litigation and Arbitration out of Chennai in addition to commercial documentations and legal opinions. He has acted in and conducted a large number of litigations related to Civil, Commercial and Banking matters, Labour and HR matters, Company matters and Writ matters in the Supreme Court of India and the Calcutta and Madras High Courts. He has given opinions and advised clients on issues related to litigations and commercial legal issues. He works with companies, banks, financial institutions as well as individuals.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Litigation and Arbitration Corporate and Commercial Employment and Human Resources Banking and Financial Services

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of West Bengal Supreme Court Bar Association Incorporated Law Society High Court- Calcutta International Bar Association (IBA)

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.A.(Hons) - Scottish Church College L.L.B - Calcutta University

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          A fourth generation lawyer with more than 30 years’ standing, Kaustuv primarily manages Litigation and Arbitration out of Chennai in addition to commercial documentations and legal opinions. He has acted in and conducted a large number of litigations related to Civil, Commercial and Banking matters, Labour and HR matters, Company matters and Writ matters in the Supreme Court of India and the Calcutta and Madras High Courts. He has given opinions and advised clients on issues related to litigations and commercial legal issues. He works with companies, banks, financial institutions as well as individuals.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Litigation and Arbitration Corporate and Commercial Employment and Human Resources Banking and Financial Services

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of West Bengal Supreme Court Bar Association Incorporated Law Society High Court- Calcutta International Bar Association (IBA)

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.A.(Hons) - Scottish Church College L.L.B - Calcutta University
                          Keerthi J S
                          Senior Manager
                          Bangalore
                          +91 80 30554100
                          keerthi.js@foxmandal.com
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                          Keerthi J S

                          Senior Manager

                          Bangalore

                          +91 80 30554100

                          keerthi.js@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Bangalore

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Ms. Keerthi J.S is a Registered Patent Agent admitted to practice before the Indian Patent Office. She has 9 years of experience in the field of Intellectual Property and specializes in Patent Law, providing end-to-end services with respect to Indian Patenting processes and laws. Her work includes Patent Portfolio Management, drafting and prosecution of Patent applications, IP acquisition and licensing consulting, counseling clients in devising global patent strategies, Intellectual Property due diligence, assignment and early-stage commercialization. She also represents clients on hearings before the Indian Patent Office. Keerthi also conducts Patent Search and Analysis (including Patent Invalidity, State of the art, Patent Landscape, Freedom to Operate) etc. She also advises on Office action responses, formalizing drawings, and analyzing ISR opinions. She practices patent law under various jurisdictions including India, USA, Europe, South Korea, Japan and WIPO for filing and prosecution of patent applications. Her technical domain expertise spans Mechanical, Electrical and Electronics, Mobile applications, business methods, computer hardware, software and communication protocols. She frequently conducts workshops on Intellectual Property and Product/Technology trends for Patent Professionals at various Multinational Companies. She is also a Faculty and Mentor at the Global Institute of Intellectual Property and IPRIM (affiliated to Karnataka State Open University).

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Intellectual Property RightsEducation Energy 3. Healthcare & Life Sciences Technology Media & Telecom

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Registered Patent Agent IN/PA 1729 Member of CII- IWN (Indian Women Network)

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            M.Tech in Electronics & Communication B.Tech in Electronics & Communication PG. Diploma in ManagementPG. Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights Qualified DL-101 General Course on Intellectual Property conducted by WIPO Geneva Certification in Open Hardware Platform Development – AtMega Microcontroller Series

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Ms. Keerthi J.S is a Registered Patent Agent admitted to practice before the Indian Patent Office. She has 9 years of experience in the field of Intellectual Property and specializes in Patent Law, providing end-to-end services with respect to Indian Patenting processes and laws. Her work includes Patent Portfolio Management, drafting and prosecution of Patent applications, IP acquisition and licensing consulting, counseling clients in devising global patent strategies, Intellectual Property due diligence, assignment and early-stage commercialization. She also represents clients on hearings before the Indian Patent Office. Keerthi also conducts Patent Search and Analysis (including Patent Invalidity, State of the art, Patent Landscape, Freedom to Operate) etc. She also advises on Office action responses, formalizing drawings, and analyzing ISR opinions. She practices patent law under various jurisdictions including India, USA, Europe, South Korea, Japan and WIPO for filing and prosecution of patent applications. Her technical domain expertise spans Mechanical, Electrical and Electronics, Mobile applications, business methods, computer hardware, software and communication protocols. She frequently conducts workshops on Intellectual Property and Product/Technology trends for Patent Professionals at various Multinational Companies. She is also a Faculty and Mentor at the Global Institute of Intellectual Property and IPRIM (affiliated to Karnataka State Open University).

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Intellectual Property RightsEducation Energy 3. Healthcare & Life Sciences Technology Media & Telecom

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Registered Patent Agent IN/PA 1729 Member of CII- IWN (Indian Women Network)

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            M.Tech in Electronics & Communication B.Tech in Electronics & Communication PG. Diploma in ManagementPG. Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights Qualified DL-101 General Course on Intellectual Property conducted by WIPO Geneva Certification in Open Hardware Platform Development – AtMega Microcontroller Series
                          Naga Champa B N
                          Senior Associate
                          Bangalore
                          +91 80 3055 4100
                          champa.bn@foxmandal.com
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                          Naga Champa B N

                          Senior Associate

                          Bangalore

                          +91 80 3055 4100

                          champa.bn@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Bangalore

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Champa has over 15 years of experience in advising clients on real estate matters including selection of preferred location (from among options), due diligence and title verification, procedural support, documentation and stamp duty obligations. EXPERTISE: Advising on and providing legal assistance for finalizing most favorable/preferred location Vetting of documents and verification of title. Providing Pre/Post Purchase/Sale procedural advice and assistance including documentation (e.g. Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Understanding, Public Notice, Agreement for Sale, Sale Deed etc.) Drafting Lease Deeds (for commercial and residential properties) and facilitating registration at the concerned Sub-Registrar’s office. Legal assistance on developing Facility/Built-to-Suit Campus. Advising on various applicable central, state and regional legislations and rules pertaining to Real Estate (e.g. Zonal Regulations, Building Bye-Laws, Comprehensive Development Plans, Coastal Regulatory Zonal Regulations, Rules pertaining to Environmental Impact Assessment and Fire Safety Norms etc.) Advising on Stamp Duty and Registration Fee obligations.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Real EstateBanking Financial Services Energy Services

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Enrolled as an Advocate with the Karnataka State Bar Council in the year 2000.

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            LLB Bangalore University. LLM (Distance Education program) Kuvempu University Shimoga.

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Champa has over 15 years of experience in advising clients on real estate matters including selection of preferred location (from among options), due diligence and title verification, procedural support, documentation and stamp duty obligations. EXPERTISE: Advising on and providing legal assistance for finalizing most favorable/preferred location Vetting of documents and verification of title. Providing Pre/Post Purchase/Sale procedural advice and assistance including documentation (e.g. Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Understanding, Public Notice, Agreement for Sale, Sale Deed etc.) Drafting Lease Deeds (for commercial and residential properties) and facilitating registration at the concerned Sub-Registrar’s office. Legal assistance on developing Facility/Built-to-Suit Campus. Advising on various applicable central, state and regional legislations and rules pertaining to Real Estate (e.g. Zonal Regulations, Building Bye-Laws, Comprehensive Development Plans, Coastal Regulatory Zonal Regulations, Rules pertaining to Environmental Impact Assessment and Fire Safety Norms etc.) Advising on Stamp Duty and Registration Fee obligations.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Real EstateBanking Financial Services Energy Services

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Enrolled as an Advocate with the Karnataka State Bar Council in the year 2000.

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            LLB Bangalore University. LLM (Distance Education program) Kuvempu University Shimoga.
                          Nripendra Lal Mitra
                          Senior Partner
                          Bangalore
                          +919880593282
                          nl.mitra@foxmandal.com
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                          Nripendra Lal Mitra

                          Senior Partner

                          Bangalore

                          +919880593282

                          nl.mitra@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Bangalore

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Prof. N. L. Mitra is a Senior Partner at Fox Mandal, Bangalore. His areas of practices are : Corporate commercial, Antitrust (Competition) Law, Banking & Finance, Intellectual Property. Dr. Mitra is the Chairman of Advisory Committee on Market Studies/ Research Projects, Competition Commission of India. He heads several chairs in various universities and is Chancellor of KIIT University, was Founder Vice Chancellor of the prestigious law institute in India- National Law University, Jodhpur. He is acknowledged as an expert in Conveyancing, Market Operations and Investment Law and Practice. Dr. Mitra is associated with many leading institutions including the RBI, SEBI, GIC etc in various capacities. He is also a member of the Legal Education Committee of the Bar Council of India. He also been associated with several research projects on financial sectors and infrastructural legal reforms with the Harvard University, Asia Development Bank, UNDP and the World Bank. He is actively involved in the drafting of several legislations pertaining to the infrastructural sector, markets, including reforms in banking regulations, bankruptcy laws, financial frauds, investor protection and fiscal responsibility. To his credit he has published over eleven books and more than 200 research papers in national and international journals and law reports.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Competition Law Intellectual Property Rights

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of India Bar Association of West Bengal Advised State Governments relating to development of Infrastructure Legal system Chairman Research and Advocacy Committee Competition Commission of India Advisor to Governor of Reserve Governor on Financial Sector Reform (2000-2002) Chairman of National Committee on Bankruptcy by RBI (1999-2000) Member of Committee on Fiscal Discipline and Management (2000-1) under Ministry of Finance presented the Report to the former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Bajpai Member of the Banking Law Reform Committee (1998-99) Chairman of Reform of Security Exchange Board of India Act on which comprehensive reform of the Security Exchange Board of India Act has been passed by Parliament in 2002 Chairman of National Committee on Financial Fraud (1999-2000) based on the report Serious Fraud Investigation Agency has been created in CBI Member Of Standard Setting Committee Of Reserve Bank Of India (RBI) ( 2002-2004) Member Of Legal Advisory Committee And Law Enforcement Committee Of Security Exchange Board Of India (SEBI) (2002-2005) Advisor to RBI Committee on Electric Fund Transfer

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            Stratsburg France – Post Doc. Fellowship on Human Right movements University Of Calcutta – PH.D. – Year 1982 Utkal University in Bhubaneswar – LL.M. – Year 1978 University Of Calcutta – M.Com (1960) University Of Calcutta –LL.B. (1961)

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Prof. N. L. Mitra is a Senior Partner at Fox Mandal, Bangalore. His areas of practices are : Corporate commercial, Antitrust (Competition) Law, Banking & Finance, Intellectual Property. Dr. Mitra is the Chairman of Advisory Committee on Market Studies/ Research Projects, Competition Commission of India. He heads several chairs in various universities and is Chancellor of KIIT University, was Founder Vice Chancellor of the prestigious law institute in India- National Law University, Jodhpur. He is acknowledged as an expert in Conveyancing, Market Operations and Investment Law and Practice. Dr. Mitra is associated with many leading institutions including the RBI, SEBI, GIC etc in various capacities. He is also a member of the Legal Education Committee of the Bar Council of India. He also been associated with several research projects on financial sectors and infrastructural legal reforms with the Harvard University, Asia Development Bank, UNDP and the World Bank. He is actively involved in the drafting of several legislations pertaining to the infrastructural sector, markets, including reforms in banking regulations, bankruptcy laws, financial frauds, investor protection and fiscal responsibility. To his credit he has published over eleven books and more than 200 research papers in national and international journals and law reports.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Competition Law Intellectual Property Rights

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of India Bar Association of West Bengal Advised State Governments relating to development of Infrastructure Legal system Chairman Research and Advocacy Committee Competition Commission of India Advisor to Governor of Reserve Governor on Financial Sector Reform (2000-2002) Chairman of National Committee on Bankruptcy by RBI (1999-2000) Member of Committee on Fiscal Discipline and Management (2000-1) under Ministry of Finance presented the Report to the former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Bajpai Member of the Banking Law Reform Committee (1998-99) Chairman of Reform of Security Exchange Board of India Act on which comprehensive reform of the Security Exchange Board of India Act has been passed by Parliament in 2002 Chairman of National Committee on Financial Fraud (1999-2000) based on the report Serious Fraud Investigation Agency has been created in CBI Member Of Standard Setting Committee Of Reserve Bank Of India (RBI) ( 2002-2004) Member Of Legal Advisory Committee And Law Enforcement Committee Of Security Exchange Board Of India (SEBI) (2002-2005) Advisor to RBI Committee on Electric Fund Transfer

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            Stratsburg France – Post Doc. Fellowship on Human Right movements University Of Calcutta – PH.D. – Year 1982 Utkal University in Bhubaneswar – LL.M. – Year 1978 University Of Calcutta – M.Com (1960) University Of Calcutta –LL.B. (1961)

                          Prashantha Kumar S.T.

                          Partner

                          Bangalore

                          +919880162142

                          prashantha.kumar@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Bangalore

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Prashantha Kumar heads the firm’s Real Estate practice in Bangalore. In his 14+ years of experience as a lawyer, he has chosen to specialize in Real Estate and Litigation. His expertise in Real Estate includes: • Structuring of acquisition of rights, title and interests in immovable property including commercial, residential, plantation/agricultural land (from title verification to drafting, reviewing and finalizing various agreements and deeds, and negotiating terms and conditions); • Advising on various national, state and local level Real Estate usage laws and rules such as Zonal Regulations, Building Bye-Laws, Comprehensive Development Plans and Coastal Regulation Zonal rules. • Advising on Stamp Duty, Registration Fee and other applicable rules and legislations. • Setting up of SEZ and EOUs and statutory compliance pertaining to Star Classification for Hotel and Hospitality establishments. • Civil/Criminal matters arising in connection with Partition, Property, Acquisition, Succession, Debt Recovery, Dispossession etc. Prashantha also has experience in advising clients on Employment and Labour Law, and has drafted Employee Handbooks and Industrial Standing Orders for various IT and ITES companies. He is a guest faculty at various Law and Business Schools in Bangalore, where he teaches Constitutional Law.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Real Estate Litigation Arbitration & Dispute Resolution Employment & Human ResouceInfrastructure & Transportation

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Karnataka

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            Bachelor of Law - SDM Law College Bangalore Bachelor of Academic Legislation - SDM Law College Bangalore

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Prashantha Kumar heads the firm’s Real Estate practice in Bangalore. In his 14+ years of experience as a lawyer, he has chosen to specialize in Real Estate and Litigation. His expertise in Real Estate includes: • Structuring of acquisition of rights, title and interests in immovable property including commercial, residential, plantation/agricultural land (from title verification to drafting, reviewing and finalizing various agreements and deeds, and negotiating terms and conditions); • Advising on various national, state and local level Real Estate usage laws and rules such as Zonal Regulations, Building Bye-Laws, Comprehensive Development Plans and Coastal Regulation Zonal rules. • Advising on Stamp Duty, Registration Fee and other applicable rules and legislations. • Setting up of SEZ and EOUs and statutory compliance pertaining to Star Classification for Hotel and Hospitality establishments. • Civil/Criminal matters arising in connection with Partition, Property, Acquisition, Succession, Debt Recovery, Dispossession etc. Prashantha also has experience in advising clients on Employment and Labour Law, and has drafted Employee Handbooks and Industrial Standing Orders for various IT and ITES companies. He is a guest faculty at various Law and Business Schools in Bangalore, where he teaches Constitutional Law.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Real Estate Litigation Arbitration & Dispute Resolution Employment & Human ResouceInfrastructure & Transportation

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Karnataka

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            Bachelor of Law - SDM Law College Bangalore Bachelor of Academic Legislation - SDM Law College Bangalore
                          Praveenkumar Chandur
                          Senior Associate
                          Bangalore
                          +91 80 3055 4100
                          praveen.chandur@foxmandal.com
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                          Praveenkumar Chandur

                          Senior Associate

                          Bangalore

                          +91 80 3055 4100

                          praveen.chandur@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Bangalore

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          With more than 9 years of experience in Real Estate and Infrastructure, Praveen has handled clients in title due diligence and documentation related to commercial and industrial establishments as well as residential properties. He has advised and assisted matters related to technology parks, townships and infrastructure projects, as also sale and purchase, lease and leave and license of property for developers, construction companies and multinational clients for their commercial and residential projects. His experience includes drafting and reviewing various deeds and agreements relating to Real Estate (e.g. Sale Deed, Lease Deed, Mortgage Deed, Promoters’ Agreement, Construction Agreement, Debenture Agreement etc.) EXPERTISE: • Real estate related title due diligence • Preparing and vetting documentation relating to townships, technology parks, commercial and residential projects and various infrastructure projects • Drafting Deeds and Agreements related to Real Estate matters. • Liaison with authorities like BIAAPA, KIADB, BDA, BMRDA, BBMP, Office of the Assistant Commissioner, Office of the Tahsildar, Office of the Deputy Commissioner, Offices of various Sub-registrars, District Registrar etc.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Real EstateAerospace & Defence Automotive Banking Financial Services & Insurance Education Energy Infrastructure & Transportation Manufacturing

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Karnataka State Bar Council Bangalore

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.Com LLM

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          With more than 9 years of experience in Real Estate and Infrastructure, Praveen has handled clients in title due diligence and documentation related to commercial and industrial establishments as well as residential properties. He has advised and assisted matters related to technology parks, townships and infrastructure projects, as also sale and purchase, lease and leave and license of property for developers, construction companies and multinational clients for their commercial and residential projects. His experience includes drafting and reviewing various deeds and agreements relating to Real Estate (e.g. Sale Deed, Lease Deed, Mortgage Deed, Promoters’ Agreement, Construction Agreement, Debenture Agreement etc.) EXPERTISE: • Real estate related title due diligence • Preparing and vetting documentation relating to townships, technology parks, commercial and residential projects and various infrastructure projects • Drafting Deeds and Agreements related to Real Estate matters. • Liaison with authorities like BIAAPA, KIADB, BDA, BMRDA, BBMP, Office of the Assistant Commissioner, Office of the Tahsildar, Office of the Deputy Commissioner, Offices of various Sub-registrars, District Registrar etc.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Real EstateAerospace & Defence Automotive Banking Financial Services & Insurance Education Energy Infrastructure & Transportation Manufacturing

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Karnataka State Bar Council Bangalore

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.Com LLM
                          Purnima Kamble
                          Partner
                          Hyderabad
                          +919866190977,+919848027520
                          purnima.kamble@foxmandal.com
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                          Purnima Kamble

                          Partner

                          Hyderabad

                          +919866190977,+919848027520

                          purnima.kamble@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Hyderabad

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Purnima heads the firm’s Hyderabad practice. She has almost 20 years of experience in the areas of Corporate and Commercial law and Real Estate. She has advised on matters relating to foreign investment strategies, including structuring and funding options and regulatory and tax compliance in the context of joint ventures as well as mergers and acquisitions. She also advises on capital restructuring and on the real estate aspects of corporate transactions such as M&A and infrastructure projects. She also advises clients on emerging areas such as Infrastructure Investment Trusts (InvITs). Purnima is a sought-after advisor on matters relating to commercial real estate including planning, acquisition, development, financing, leasing and disposal. In the last couple of years, Purnima has conducted POSH (Prevention of Sexual Harassment) awareness and training programs for employees and the designated ICC members in various organizations. She is a frequent speaker at sessions on POSH organized by CII’s IWN and other industry bodies.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Real Estate Corporate & CommercialHealthcare & Life Sciences Infrastructure Manufacturing

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Uttar Pradesh

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.Com - University of Lucknow L .L.B - University of Lucknow

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Purnima heads the firm’s Hyderabad practice. She has almost 20 years of experience in the areas of Corporate and Commercial law and Real Estate. She has advised on matters relating to foreign investment strategies, including structuring and funding options and regulatory and tax compliance in the context of joint ventures as well as mergers and acquisitions. She also advises on capital restructuring and on the real estate aspects of corporate transactions such as M&A and infrastructure projects. She also advises clients on emerging areas such as Infrastructure Investment Trusts (InvITs). Purnima is a sought-after advisor on matters relating to commercial real estate including planning, acquisition, development, financing, leasing and disposal. In the last couple of years, Purnima has conducted POSH (Prevention of Sexual Harassment) awareness and training programs for employees and the designated ICC members in various organizations. She is a frequent speaker at sessions on POSH organized by CII’s IWN and other industry bodies.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Real Estate Corporate & CommercialHealthcare & Life Sciences Infrastructure Manufacturing

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Uttar Pradesh

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.Com - University of Lucknow L .L.B - University of Lucknow
                          Rajesh Vellakkat
                          Partner
                          Bangalore
                          +919449837538
                          rajesh.vellakkat@foxmandal.com
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                          Rajesh Vellakkat

                          Partner

                          Bangalore

                          +919449837538

                          rajesh.vellakkat@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Bangalore

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Rajesh heads the firm’s Technology practice. His core areas of practice are IP and Technology Laws (including Data privacy and E-Commerce). Over two decades of professional practice, Rajesh has advised clients on Intellectual Property law, Franchising, Trademark Portfolio Management, IP infringement actions, Outsourcing, Data Privacy Laws, Technology contracts, Technology and IP transaction advisory and Litigation. He is one of the first Indian lawyers to be granted “Foreign Lawyer” registration in the Singapore International Commercial Court (SICC), a part of the Singapore High Court. He previously founded and managed White Forest Law Offices (which was absorbed by Fox Mandal & Associates in 2014). Prior to that, Rajesh was one of the Founding Partners at a boutique intellectual property practice firm based out of New Delhi. He has worked as a consultant on Indian laws for leading law firms across the world and as counsel for many companies. He has advised on PE and M&A transactions related to technology companies. He is interested in how Social Media, Mobility and the Internet are impacting business and society and writes extensively on the need for laws to ensure governance in an increasing digital world. He writes a monthly column on the intersection of law and technology for The Practical Lawyer. His articles have previously been published by The Economic Times, Business Standard, Karnataka Law Times etc.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Intellectual Property RightsTechnology Media Telecommunication

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Karnataka Indian Council of Arbitration Registered as a Foreign Lawyer at the Singapore International Commercial Court International Association of Privacy Professionals Data Security Council of India

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            MBL- National Law School of India University Bangalore B.A (Law) and LL.B- Calicut University

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Rajesh heads the firm’s Technology practice. His core areas of practice are IP and Technology Laws (including Data privacy and E-Commerce). Over two decades of professional practice, Rajesh has advised clients on Intellectual Property law, Franchising, Trademark Portfolio Management, IP infringement actions, Outsourcing, Data Privacy Laws, Technology contracts, Technology and IP transaction advisory and Litigation. He is one of the first Indian lawyers to be granted “Foreign Lawyer” registration in the Singapore International Commercial Court (SICC), a part of the Singapore High Court. He previously founded and managed White Forest Law Offices (which was absorbed by Fox Mandal & Associates in 2014). Prior to that, Rajesh was one of the Founding Partners at a boutique intellectual property practice firm based out of New Delhi. He has worked as a consultant on Indian laws for leading law firms across the world and as counsel for many companies. He has advised on PE and M&A transactions related to technology companies. He is interested in how Social Media, Mobility and the Internet are impacting business and society and writes extensively on the need for laws to ensure governance in an increasing digital world. He writes a monthly column on the intersection of law and technology for The Practical Lawyer. His articles have previously been published by The Economic Times, Business Standard, Karnataka Law Times etc.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Intellectual Property RightsTechnology Media Telecommunication

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Karnataka Indian Council of Arbitration Registered as a Foreign Lawyer at the Singapore International Commercial Court International Association of Privacy Professionals Data Security Council of India

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            MBL- National Law School of India University Bangalore B.A (Law) and LL.B- Calicut University
                          Rajnish Pal
                          Partner
                          Bangalore
                          +919900182283
                          rajnish.pal@foxmandal.com
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                          Rajnish Pal

                          Partner

                          Bangalore

                          +919900182283

                          rajnish.pal@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Bangalore

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          As Partner (Investments/Corporate practice), he heads the firm’s investment practice advising funds and investee companies on private equity/venture capital investments. He also advises clients on joint ventures, cross-border M&A and capital market transactions, as well as on exchange control and other corporate /commercial matters.   This is Rajnish’s second stint with the firm. Prior to rejoining the firm, he worked as Legal & Compliance Head for a hedge fund administrator, as well as with a leading Private Equity player, where he gained valuable experience in Private Equity/Venture Capital transaction structuring and documentation.   He has also been leading the start-up initiatives of the Firm and is active in mentoring and conducting initiatives aimed at building capacity for early stage start-ups. He is often invited to speak at various fora related to entrepreneurship and start-ups. He has also guided numerous start-ups/entrepreneurs in navigating the legal minefields of fund raising/structuring/transaction and general corporate areas.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Capital Markets Competition Law Private Equity/Venture Capital Automotive Banking financial Services & Insurance Consumer Product and Retail Education Services Technology Media & Telecom

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Karnataka ACS (The Institute of Company Secretaries of India) Member- TiE Bangalore

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            LL.B - Bangalore University PGDBM (Finance & Marketing)- XLRI Jamshedpur Master in Business Law -National Law School – Bangalore B.Sc (Honours) Physics Ranchi University

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          As Partner (Investments/Corporate practice), he heads the firm’s investment practice advising funds and investee companies on private equity/venture capital investments. He also advises clients on joint ventures, cross-border M&A and capital market transactions, as well as on exchange control and other corporate /commercial matters.   This is Rajnish’s second stint with the firm. Prior to rejoining the firm, he worked as Legal & Compliance Head for a hedge fund administrator, as well as with a leading Private Equity player, where he gained valuable experience in Private Equity/Venture Capital transaction structuring and documentation.   He has also been leading the start-up initiatives of the Firm and is active in mentoring and conducting initiatives aimed at building capacity for early stage start-ups. He is often invited to speak at various fora related to entrepreneurship and start-ups. He has also guided numerous start-ups/entrepreneurs in navigating the legal minefields of fund raising/structuring/transaction and general corporate areas.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Capital Markets Competition Law Private Equity/Venture Capital Automotive Banking financial Services & Insurance Consumer Product and Retail Education Services Technology Media & Telecom

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Karnataka ACS (The Institute of Company Secretaries of India) Member- TiE Bangalore

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            LL.B - Bangalore University PGDBM (Finance & Marketing)- XLRI Jamshedpur Master in Business Law -National Law School – Bangalore B.Sc (Honours) Physics Ranchi University
                          Ranganath H
                          Director
                          Bangalore
                          +919880744482
                          ranganath@foxmandal.com
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                          Ranganath H

                          Director

                          Bangalore

                          +919880744482

                          ranganath@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Bangalore

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Ranganath is the Director responsible for the Tax & Regulatory services delivered by Fox Mandal Services Pvt. Ltd., a group concern of Fox Mandal. In the course of more than 20 years of professional experience, he has acquired and honed his expertise in Finance, Accounting and Taxation as well as FEMA. He advises clients on domestic and international tax matters as well as statutory and regulatory compliance. He also directs Financial Due Diligence, Compliance Reviews, Valuation and Business Restructuring. Prior to joining Fox Mandal, Ranganath has worked with companies in the Information Technology, Automobile & Pharmaceutical industries.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Tax AdvisoryHealthcare & Life Sciences Manufacturing

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Fellow- Institute of Chartered Accountants of India Member International Fiscal Association

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            FCA Institute of Chartered Accountants of India B.Com. - Bangalore University

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Ranganath is the Director responsible for the Tax & Regulatory services delivered by Fox Mandal Services Pvt. Ltd., a group concern of Fox Mandal. In the course of more than 20 years of professional experience, he has acquired and honed his expertise in Finance, Accounting and Taxation as well as FEMA. He advises clients on domestic and international tax matters as well as statutory and regulatory compliance. He also directs Financial Due Diligence, Compliance Reviews, Valuation and Business Restructuring. Prior to joining Fox Mandal, Ranganath has worked with companies in the Information Technology, Automobile & Pharmaceutical industries.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Tax AdvisoryHealthcare & Life Sciences Manufacturing

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Fellow- Institute of Chartered Accountants of India Member International Fiscal Association

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            FCA Institute of Chartered Accountants of India B.Com. - Bangalore University
                          Ravindra R
                          Senior Associate
                          Bangalore
                          +91 80 3055 4100
                          ravindra.r@foxmandal.com
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                          Ravindra R

                          Senior Associate

                          Bangalore

                          +91 80 3055 4100

                          ravindra.r@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Bangalore

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Ravindra has more than 13 years of experience in handling Civil, Commercial and Corporate litigation matters. He has appeared before High Courts, Civil Courts, Tribunals and Consumer Forums, while representing private companies, PSUs and individuals. He also has significant experience in handling Arbitration matters. He has particular expertise and experience in handling the following types of matter: a.) Writ Petitions, Appeals (RFA, MFA, RSA, MSA & Writ Appeal) Civil Revision Petitions, Civil Miscellaneous Petitions (appointment of arbitrators), Company Petitions & Criminal Petitions before the High Court. b.) Civil Suits (Declaration, Specific Performance, Injunction, Partition, Recovery, Defamation etc.), suits related to Clubs, Trusts, Societies etc. Arbitration Application & Suits, Execution of Judgment & Decree including foreign decrees before the various Trial Courts. c.) Arbitration matters before the Arbitral Tribunals d.) Recovery matters before the Debt Recovery Tribunal, Bangalore. e.) Cheque bounce cases, economic offences and other criminal cases before various Magistrate Courts. f.) Claim Petitions before MACT (Motor Accident Claim Tribunal) g.) Revenue matters before Karnataka Appellate Tribunal and before Revenue Courts (Assistant Commissioner & Deputy Commissioner) h.) Consumer cases before District Consumer Forum and Commission. i.) Matrimonial cases before various Family Courts. Labour matters before Labour Court & Officers. EXPERTISE: Arbitration, Dispute Resolution, Writ Petitions, Appeals and Civil Suits.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Litigation Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Member of Karnataka State Bar Council Advocates Association Bangalore.

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.A. (LAW) LL.M.

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Ravindra has more than 13 years of experience in handling Civil, Commercial and Corporate litigation matters. He has appeared before High Courts, Civil Courts, Tribunals and Consumer Forums, while representing private companies, PSUs and individuals. He also has significant experience in handling Arbitration matters. He has particular expertise and experience in handling the following types of matter: a.) Writ Petitions, Appeals (RFA, MFA, RSA, MSA & Writ Appeal) Civil Revision Petitions, Civil Miscellaneous Petitions (appointment of arbitrators), Company Petitions & Criminal Petitions before the High Court. b.) Civil Suits (Declaration, Specific Performance, Injunction, Partition, Recovery, Defamation etc.), suits related to Clubs, Trusts, Societies etc. Arbitration Application & Suits, Execution of Judgment & Decree including foreign decrees before the various Trial Courts. c.) Arbitration matters before the Arbitral Tribunals d.) Recovery matters before the Debt Recovery Tribunal, Bangalore. e.) Cheque bounce cases, economic offences and other criminal cases before various Magistrate Courts. f.) Claim Petitions before MACT (Motor Accident Claim Tribunal) g.) Revenue matters before Karnataka Appellate Tribunal and before Revenue Courts (Assistant Commissioner & Deputy Commissioner) h.) Consumer cases before District Consumer Forum and Commission. i.) Matrimonial cases before various Family Courts. Labour matters before Labour Court & Officers. EXPERTISE: Arbitration, Dispute Resolution, Writ Petitions, Appeals and Civil Suits.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Litigation Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Member of Karnataka State Bar Council Advocates Association Bangalore.

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.A. (LAW) LL.M.
                          Sabrina Zarin
                          Partner
                          Dhaka
                          +8801714328389
                          sabrina@fma.com.bd
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                          Sabrina Zarin

                          Partner

                          Dhaka

                          +8801714328389

                          sabrina@fma.com.bd

                          Location : Dhaka

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Ms. Sabrina Zarin regularly advices on commercial litigations and employment and labour law matters. She has conducted a number of civil suits, arbitrations and out of court settlement. Ms. Zarin has assisted World Bank in several Projects and she is a contributor in Doing Business Reports of World Bank. She has been advising Asian Development Bank (Bangladesh) and International Finance Corporation in a number of projects. Ms. Zarin teaches constitutional law, law of contract, business law, company and commercial law, property law of LL.B (Hons) of University of London at London College of Law Studies (LCLS). She was also affiliated with American International University of Bangladesh (AIUB) as the Professor of Law.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Employment & Human Resources Family Intellectual Property Rights Real Estate Litigation Arbitration & DisputeBanking Financial Services & Insurance Energy Services Technology Media & Telecom

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            1. Advocate at the Supreme Court of Bangladesh; 2. Member of the Supreme Court Bar Association; 3. Member of the Dhaka Bar Association 4. Life member of the Honorable society of Lincolns Inn UK; and 5. Life member of the Law Society UK

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            1. Called to the Bar (Barrister) from the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn UK (2006-2007). 2. Postgraduate Diploma in Law (2006-2007) from University of Northumbria Newcastle-upon-Tyne UK 3. LL.B. (Hons.) (2003-2006) from the University of Westminster UK

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Ms. Sabrina Zarin regularly advices on commercial litigations and employment and labour law matters. She has conducted a number of civil suits, arbitrations and out of court settlement. Ms. Zarin has assisted World Bank in several Projects and she is a contributor in Doing Business Reports of World Bank. She has been advising Asian Development Bank (Bangladesh) and International Finance Corporation in a number of projects. Ms. Zarin teaches constitutional law, law of contract, business law, company and commercial law, property law of LL.B (Hons) of University of London at London College of Law Studies (LCLS). She was also affiliated with American International University of Bangladesh (AIUB) as the Professor of Law.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Employment & Human Resources Family Intellectual Property Rights Real Estate Litigation Arbitration & DisputeBanking Financial Services & Insurance Energy Services Technology Media & Telecom

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            1. Advocate at the Supreme Court of Bangladesh; 2. Member of the Supreme Court Bar Association; 3. Member of the Dhaka Bar Association 4. Life member of the Honorable society of Lincolns Inn UK; and 5. Life member of the Law Society UK

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            1. Called to the Bar (Barrister) from the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn UK (2006-2007). 2. Postgraduate Diploma in Law (2006-2007) from University of Northumbria Newcastle-upon-Tyne UK 3. LL.B. (Hons.) (2003-2006) from the University of Westminster UK
                          Sangeeta Mandal
                          Partner
                          Noida,
                          +911204305555
                          sangeeta.mandal@foxmandal.com
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                          Sangeeta Mandal

                          Partner

                          Noida,

                          +911204305555

                          sangeeta.mandal@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Noida,

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Sangeeta Mandal is a Senior Partner actively involved in various litigation issues/matters pending before the Supreme Court of India.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Litigation Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Member of the Supreme Court Bar Association Jurisdictional Counsel Member Inter Pacific Bar Association International Bar Association Member court for Arbitration for Sports (CAS)

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            Bachelor of Arts - Jesus & Mary College/ University of Delhi LLB - Campus Law Centre/ Faculty of Law/ University of Delhi

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Sangeeta Mandal is a Senior Partner actively involved in various litigation issues/matters pending before the Supreme Court of India.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Litigation Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Member of the Supreme Court Bar Association Jurisdictional Counsel Member Inter Pacific Bar Association International Bar Association Member court for Arbitration for Sports (CAS)

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            Bachelor of Arts - Jesus & Mary College/ University of Delhi LLB - Campus Law Centre/ Faculty of Law/ University of Delhi
                          Santosh Vikram Singh
                          Partner
                          Bangalore, Chennai
                          +919901311622
                          santosh.singh@foxmandal.com
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                          Santosh Vikram Singh

                          Partner

                          Bangalore, Chennai

                          +919901311622

                          santosh.singh@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Bangalore, Chennai

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          With over 15 years of experience, Santosh Vikram Singh heads the firm’s IP & Sports Law practices in southern India, focusing primarily on fulfilling the legal requirements of technology-based and sports-related businesses. Santosh has been instrumental in setting up the firm’s IP & Sports Law practice in South India. He advises clients on planning, negotiating, structuring and documenting a variety of technology/sports-driven transactions and businesses. He advises clients on IP acquisition, exploitation, monitoring and enforcement of various IP rights in India. He has advised various international and domestic sports Federations, Associations and Sports Personalities in addressing various regulatory, legal and contractual issues in India. He also devotes a substantial portion of his practice to media and entertainment related matters advising clients on various aspects of the development, production, acquisition and distribution of motion pictures, television and electronic media; music publishing; sponsorship deals and technology transactions. Through his active engagement with CII-YI, Santosh is a mentor to several start-ups, whom he advises on the legal aspects of setting-up, running and growing their business.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Intellectual Property Rights Sports Law Media & Entertainment

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Karnataka Patent Agent – Indian Patent Office Member of INTA APAA AIPPI ITECH Law AIPLA INTA – Law Firm Committee (2015 onwards) Famous & Well known marks Committee (2013-2015) Madrid Protocol Sub-Committee (2010-2013) INTA - India Project Team (2010-2011) TiE-Bangalore (2013-2015) CII- YI Bangalore Chapter (Mentor – Learning Horn Not OK Please - 2016) (Chair – Learning - 2015-2016) (Co-Chair - Sports & Cultural 2014-2015) BCIC IT & ITES Committee - 2012-2014 Founder Member of Worldwide IP Network www.ip-pg.com

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.Sc. (Biology) -University of Lucknow MBL - University of Lucknow LL.B - Bangalore University

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          With over 15 years of experience, Santosh Vikram Singh heads the firm’s IP & Sports Law practices in southern India, focusing primarily on fulfilling the legal requirements of technology-based and sports-related businesses. Santosh has been instrumental in setting up the firm’s IP & Sports Law practice in South India. He advises clients on planning, negotiating, structuring and documenting a variety of technology/sports-driven transactions and businesses. He advises clients on IP acquisition, exploitation, monitoring and enforcement of various IP rights in India. He has advised various international and domestic sports Federations, Associations and Sports Personalities in addressing various regulatory, legal and contractual issues in India. He also devotes a substantial portion of his practice to media and entertainment related matters advising clients on various aspects of the development, production, acquisition and distribution of motion pictures, television and electronic media; music publishing; sponsorship deals and technology transactions. Through his active engagement with CII-YI, Santosh is a mentor to several start-ups, whom he advises on the legal aspects of setting-up, running and growing their business.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Intellectual Property Rights Sports Law Media & Entertainment

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Karnataka Patent Agent – Indian Patent Office Member of INTA APAA AIPPI ITECH Law AIPLA INTA – Law Firm Committee (2015 onwards) Famous & Well known marks Committee (2013-2015) Madrid Protocol Sub-Committee (2010-2013) INTA - India Project Team (2010-2011) TiE-Bangalore (2013-2015) CII- YI Bangalore Chapter (Mentor – Learning Horn Not OK Please - 2016) (Chair – Learning - 2015-2016) (Co-Chair - Sports & Cultural 2014-2015) BCIC IT & ITES Committee - 2012-2014 Founder Member of Worldwide IP Network www.ip-pg.com

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.Sc. (Biology) -University of Lucknow MBL - University of Lucknow LL.B - Bangalore University
                          Sathya Prasad.T
                          Director
                          Bangalore
                          +919741699155
                          sathya.prasad@foxmandal.com
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                          Sathya Prasad.T

                          Director

                          Bangalore

                          +919741699155

                          sathya.prasad@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Bangalore

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          T. Sathya Prasad is a lawyer and Company Secretary and the driving force behind the firm’s integrated Compliance and Company Secretarial services, which are delivered through a group concern. He has nearly 12 years of experience in advising and assisting clients on compliance and governance matters and providing liaison and procedural support in interactions with government and quasi-judicial authorities such as RoC, RBI, DCA, CLB, The Sub-Registrars etc. He also directs secretarial audits. Given his unique expertise, Sathya is also frequently called upon to assist clients with their M&A programs (to identify areas of non-compliance during due diligence and in achieving post-closing compliance) and inbound investments for establishment of Companies, LLCs, Firms, LLPs, Foreign Company branch /liaison offices, Trust, Societies etc. He has also represented clients before the CLB in various proceedings initiated by/against them. In the past decade or so, he has advised and assisted numerous technology and software companies, including start-ups. He is a faculty member on invitation at the Bangalore Chapter of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India, where he delivers lectures on various aspects of India’s Foreign Exchange compliance regime.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Mergers & AcquisitionStart-up advisory Manufacturing

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Associate Member - Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) Bar Council of India (State of Telangana) • Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce- Member of Expert Committee of Banking Corporate Affairs and Finance (2015 and 2016)

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            LL.B Osmania University LLM (International Law) Osmania UniversityDiploma in Patent Laws NALSAR Hyderabad

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          T. Sathya Prasad is a lawyer and Company Secretary and the driving force behind the firm’s integrated Compliance and Company Secretarial services, which are delivered through a group concern. He has nearly 12 years of experience in advising and assisting clients on compliance and governance matters and providing liaison and procedural support in interactions with government and quasi-judicial authorities such as RoC, RBI, DCA, CLB, The Sub-Registrars etc. He also directs secretarial audits. Given his unique expertise, Sathya is also frequently called upon to assist clients with their M&A programs (to identify areas of non-compliance during due diligence and in achieving post-closing compliance) and inbound investments for establishment of Companies, LLCs, Firms, LLPs, Foreign Company branch /liaison offices, Trust, Societies etc. He has also represented clients before the CLB in various proceedings initiated by/against them. In the past decade or so, he has advised and assisted numerous technology and software companies, including start-ups. He is a faculty member on invitation at the Bangalore Chapter of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India, where he delivers lectures on various aspects of India’s Foreign Exchange compliance regime.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Mergers & AcquisitionStart-up advisory Manufacturing

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Associate Member - Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) Bar Council of India (State of Telangana) • Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce- Member of Expert Committee of Banking Corporate Affairs and Finance (2015 and 2016)

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            LL.B Osmania University LLM (International Law) Osmania UniversityDiploma in Patent Laws NALSAR Hyderabad
                          Savinder Singh
                          Senior Associate
                          New Delhi
                          +91 120 430 5555
                          savinder.singh@foxmandal.com
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                          Savinder Singh

                          Senior Associate

                          New Delhi

                          +91 120 430 5555

                          savinder.singh@foxmandal.com

                          Location : New Delhi

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Savinder has over 14 years of experience in handling litigation pertaining to civil, criminal, consumer protection law, business and personal law at various tiers. He has handled arbitration matters before tribunals and courts. He also has experience with Writ Petitions and managing litigation before authorities such as DRT, DRAT and BIFR.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Family Business Litigation Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Member Delhi Bar Association

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            LL.B Delhi University

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Savinder has over 14 years of experience in handling litigation pertaining to civil, criminal, consumer protection law, business and personal law at various tiers. He has handled arbitration matters before tribunals and courts. He also has experience with Writ Petitions and managing litigation before authorities such as DRT, DRAT and BIFR.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Family Business Litigation Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Member Delhi Bar Association

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            LL.B Delhi University
                          Shourya Mandal
                          Partner
                          Kolkata, Ahmedabad
                          +919830038367
                          shourya.mandal@foxmandal.com
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                          Shourya Mandal

                          Partner

                          Kolkata, Ahmedabad

                          +919830038367

                          shourya.mandal@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Kolkata, Ahmedabad

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Shourya is a Corporate and Commercial lawyer dealing in transactions work. He has been nominated as a leading Corporate and M&A lawyer in the Asia Pacific Legal 500 for many years. Shourya has been actively involved in the IPBA and ABA for many years. He is a past National President of the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce. He is also the Founder Chairman of the British Business Group in Kolkata.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Mergers & Acquisition Private Equity Real Estate Litigation Arbitration & Dispute ResolutionEnergy Infrastructure & Transportation Manufacturing Mining

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Inter Pacific Bar Association (IPBA) American Bar Association (ABA) International Bar Association (IBA)

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B Sc (Hons) - Calcutta University LL. B - University of Bombay Solicitor Bombay Incorporated Law Society Solicitor Law Society of England & Wales

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Shourya is a Corporate and Commercial lawyer dealing in transactions work. He has been nominated as a leading Corporate and M&A lawyer in the Asia Pacific Legal 500 for many years. Shourya has been actively involved in the IPBA and ABA for many years. He is a past National President of the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce. He is also the Founder Chairman of the British Business Group in Kolkata.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Mergers & Acquisition Private Equity Real Estate Litigation Arbitration & Dispute ResolutionEnergy Infrastructure & Transportation Manufacturing Mining

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Inter Pacific Bar Association (IPBA) American Bar Association (ABA) International Bar Association (IBA)

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B Sc (Hons) - Calcutta University LL. B - University of Bombay Solicitor Bombay Incorporated Law Society Solicitor Law Society of England & Wales
                          Shuva Mandal
                          Managing Partner South India
                          Bangalore, Mumbai
                          +919880974882,+919820034684
                          shuva.mandal@foxmandal.com
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                          Shuva Mandal

                          Managing Partner South India

                          Bangalore, Mumbai

                          +919880974882,+919820034684

                          shuva.mandal@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Bangalore, Mumbai

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Shuva Mandal is a lawyer with more than 20+ years of legal advisory experience. He specializes in Corporate Commercial law and as the Managing Partner of Fox Mandal & Associates, heads the firm’s operations in Southern and Western India. Since 1996, Shuva has been a partner of Fox Mandal, the firm co-founded in 1896 by his great-grandfather, Mr. G. C. Mandal. His practice includes advising clients on inbound investment into India including entry strategy, corporate governance, M&A and joint ventures. He has also advised clients on disposal of companies, private equity & securities transactions, and public offerings of debt and equity. His client base includes companies from across industry sectors such as banking and financial services, breweries, hospitality, automobile engineering, information technology, infrastructure development, processed foods etc In addition to being a professional business advisor, Shuva mentors entrepreneurs and start-ups. He is an active member of the Startup Leadership Program, and has mentored several Indian start-ups under the aegis of the SLP. Shuva is a Director on the Board of several large corporates, besides being entrusted with responsibility for trusteeship of select organizations.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Mergers & Acquisition Real Estate Family Business Employment & Human ResourceBanking Financial Services & Insurance Automotive Manufacturing Education Services Healthcare & Life Science

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council New Delhi International Bar Association Inter-pacific Bar Association American Bar Association

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            LLB - University of Calcutta M & A Program - The Wharton School University of Pennsylvania

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Shuva Mandal is a lawyer with more than 20+ years of legal advisory experience. He specializes in Corporate Commercial law and as the Managing Partner of Fox Mandal & Associates, heads the firm’s operations in Southern and Western India. Since 1996, Shuva has been a partner of Fox Mandal, the firm co-founded in 1896 by his great-grandfather, Mr. G. C. Mandal. His practice includes advising clients on inbound investment into India including entry strategy, corporate governance, M&A and joint ventures. He has also advised clients on disposal of companies, private equity & securities transactions, and public offerings of debt and equity. His client base includes companies from across industry sectors such as banking and financial services, breweries, hospitality, automobile engineering, information technology, infrastructure development, processed foods etc In addition to being a professional business advisor, Shuva mentors entrepreneurs and start-ups. He is an active member of the Startup Leadership Program, and has mentored several Indian start-ups under the aegis of the SLP. Shuva is a Director on the Board of several large corporates, besides being entrusted with responsibility for trusteeship of select organizations.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Mergers & Acquisition Real Estate Family Business Employment & Human ResourceBanking Financial Services & Insurance Automotive Manufacturing Education Services Healthcare & Life Science

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council New Delhi International Bar Association Inter-pacific Bar Association American Bar Association

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            LLB - University of Calcutta M & A Program - The Wharton School University of Pennsylvania
                          Shyam Sundar
                          Group Head
                          Bangalore
                          +91 80 30554100
                          shyam.sundar@foxmandal.com
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                          Shyam Sundar

                          Group Head

                          Bangalore

                          +91 80 30554100

                          shyam.sundar@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Bangalore

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Shyam Sundar spearheads the firm’s Litigation practice in Bangalore. With over 10 years of litigation and dispute resolution experience, Shyam specializes in Writs and Appeals, Labour and Service cases, and Consumer disputes. He advises companies from different sectors on a range of legal issues related to preventing, pursuing and defending litigations. He also counsels clients on issues arising out of enforcement of contracts and corporate transactions such as M&A and winding up actions against companies.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Litigation Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Karnataka

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            BA (Laws) LL.B Bangalore University

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Shyam Sundar spearheads the firm’s Litigation practice in Bangalore. With over 10 years of litigation and dispute resolution experience, Shyam specializes in Writs and Appeals, Labour and Service cases, and Consumer disputes. He advises companies from different sectors on a range of legal issues related to preventing, pursuing and defending litigations. He also counsels clients on issues arising out of enforcement of contracts and corporate transactions such as M&A and winding up actions against companies.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Litigation Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Karnataka

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            BA (Laws) LL.B Bangalore University
                          Shyamal Mukherjee
                          Partner
                          Bangalore
                          +919901044688
                          shyamal.mukherjee@foxmandal.com
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                          Shyamal Mukherjee

                          Partner

                          Bangalore

                          +919901044688

                          shyamal.mukherjee@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Bangalore

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Shyamal Mukherjee heads the firm’s Corporate & Dispute Resolution Laws practice. He currently also leads the firm’s advisory and consulting services in the Laws on Prevention of Sexual Harassment (POSH). He has been in practice for over two decades in the areas of Corporate Litigation and Arbitration. Before joining the firm, he was commissioned as an Officer in the Indian Air Force (IAF) in the Judge Advocate General’s branch and has served as Assistant Chief Legal Advisor and Judge Advocate in the IAF. Shyamal has handled Writ Petitions in various High Courts and the Supreme Court of India, briefed Government Standing Counsels (including the Solicitor General of India) on litigations of civil and criminal nature, rendered opinion on personnel policies, general contracts and agreements, arbitration, personal laws and other litigation matters. He has advised on general corporate and commercial matters related to contractual and corporate laws, insurance, banking, licence and agreements, joint ventures, formation of companies, mergers, takeovers, acquisitions, due diligence reviews, alternative dispute resolution, debt recovery, maritime claims and real estate. In addition to the High Courts, Admiralty Courts and the Supreme Court he has also represented corporate and individual clients in subordinate courts, State and National Consumer Fora, the Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practices Commission and before various statutory and regulatory authorities.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Employment & Human Resources Litigation Arbitration & Dispute ResolutionManufacturing Services Automotive Aerospace & Defense Banking financial Services & Insurance

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Enrolled as an Advocate in the Bar Council of Delhi International Bar Association Confederation of Indian Industry Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            Master of Arts (English) Bachelor of Laws (Professional)

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Shyamal Mukherjee heads the firm’s Corporate & Dispute Resolution Laws practice. He currently also leads the firm’s advisory and consulting services in the Laws on Prevention of Sexual Harassment (POSH). He has been in practice for over two decades in the areas of Corporate Litigation and Arbitration. Before joining the firm, he was commissioned as an Officer in the Indian Air Force (IAF) in the Judge Advocate General’s branch and has served as Assistant Chief Legal Advisor and Judge Advocate in the IAF. Shyamal has handled Writ Petitions in various High Courts and the Supreme Court of India, briefed Government Standing Counsels (including the Solicitor General of India) on litigations of civil and criminal nature, rendered opinion on personnel policies, general contracts and agreements, arbitration, personal laws and other litigation matters. He has advised on general corporate and commercial matters related to contractual and corporate laws, insurance, banking, licence and agreements, joint ventures, formation of companies, mergers, takeovers, acquisitions, due diligence reviews, alternative dispute resolution, debt recovery, maritime claims and real estate. In addition to the High Courts, Admiralty Courts and the Supreme Court he has also represented corporate and individual clients in subordinate courts, State and National Consumer Fora, the Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practices Commission and before various statutory and regulatory authorities.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Employment & Human Resources Litigation Arbitration & Dispute ResolutionManufacturing Services Automotive Aerospace & Defense Banking financial Services & Insurance

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Enrolled as an Advocate in the Bar Council of Delhi International Bar Association Confederation of Indian Industry Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            Master of Arts (English) Bachelor of Laws (Professional)
                          Som Mandal
                          Managing Partner
                          Noida, New Delhi
                          +919810871323
                          som.mandal@foxmandal.com
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                          Som Mandal

                          Managing Partner

                          Noida, New Delhi

                          +919810871323

                          som.mandal@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Noida, New Delhi

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Som Mandal is the Managing Partner of Fox Mandal, Delhi. He also steers the International practice of Fox Mandal. His focus is mainly in M&A, corporate law and project finance. Mr. Mandal is rated by various publications including Legal 500 as a Leading Individual Lawyer for Corporate and M&A. The International Whos Who of Business Lawyers has accredited him for the Mergers & Acquisitions sector in India. He was also nominated by Asia Law & Practice, a publication from Hong Kong, as a leading lawyer in Asia in the field of Merger & Acquisition..

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Mergers & AcquisitionAutomotive Energy Aerospace & Defence Manufacturing Services Banking financial Services & InsuranceInfrastructure & Transportation

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Member of the Supreme Court Bar Association Member of the Delhi High Court Bar Association Member of International Bar Association Member of American Bar association (International Section) Member Union des Advocate Member of Inter Pacific Bar Association Member of National Asian Pacific American Bar Association Member of Indo-German Lawyers Association Member of Society of Indian Law Firms Indian representatives at the Commission on Arbitration of International Chamber of Commerce Chair of the Asia Pacific Forum Council member of Section on Legal Practice of the International Bar Association Committee Member on Corporate Law & Legal Affairs-FICCI

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.A. - St. Xavier’s College Kolkata(1983) L.L.B. - University of Calcutta(1988)

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Som Mandal is the Managing Partner of Fox Mandal, Delhi. He also steers the International practice of Fox Mandal. His focus is mainly in M&A, corporate law and project finance. Mr. Mandal is rated by various publications including Legal 500 as a Leading Individual Lawyer for Corporate and M&A. The International Whos Who of Business Lawyers has accredited him for the Mergers & Acquisitions sector in India. He was also nominated by Asia Law & Practice, a publication from Hong Kong, as a leading lawyer in Asia in the field of Merger & Acquisition..

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial Mergers & AcquisitionAutomotive Energy Aerospace & Defence Manufacturing Services Banking financial Services & InsuranceInfrastructure & Transportation

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Member of the Supreme Court Bar Association Member of the Delhi High Court Bar Association Member of International Bar Association Member of American Bar association (International Section) Member Union des Advocate Member of Inter Pacific Bar Association Member of National Asian Pacific American Bar Association Member of Indo-German Lawyers Association Member of Society of Indian Law Firms Indian representatives at the Commission on Arbitration of International Chamber of Commerce Chair of the Asia Pacific Forum Council member of Section on Legal Practice of the International Bar Association Committee Member on Corporate Law & Legal Affairs-FICCI

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.A. - St. Xavier’s College Kolkata(1983) L.L.B. - University of Calcutta(1988)
                          Swati Sinha
                          Partner
                          Noida, New Delhi
                          +919810970477
                          swati.sinha@foxmandal.com
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                          Swati Sinha

                          Partner

                          Noida, New Delhi

                          +919810970477

                          swati.sinha@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Noida, New Delhi

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Swati is a Partner with Fox Mandal, Delhi since 2011. She primarily focuses on international commercial arbitrations and high value commercial litigation.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Litigation Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Member- Bar Council of India Member - Bar Council of Delhi Member - Supreme Court Bar Association Member of Inter-Pacific Bar Association

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            LLB - Campus Law Centre /Faculty of Law/ Delhi University M.A. (History)- Hindu College/ Delhi University B.A. Hons. (History) - Hindu College/ Delhi University

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Swati is a Partner with Fox Mandal, Delhi since 2011. She primarily focuses on international commercial arbitrations and high value commercial litigation.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Litigation Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Member- Bar Council of India Member - Bar Council of Delhi Member - Supreme Court Bar Association Member of Inter-Pacific Bar Association

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            LLB - Campus Law Centre /Faculty of Law/ Delhi University M.A. (History)- Hindu College/ Delhi University B.A. Hons. (History) - Hindu College/ Delhi University
                          Veronica Mohan
                          Partner
                          Noida, New Delhi
                          +919810005343
                          veronica.mohan@foxmandal.com
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                          Veronica Mohan

                          Partner

                          Noida, New Delhi

                          +919810005343

                          veronica.mohan@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Noida, New Delhi

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Veronica brings in more than 18 years experience as a Litigation lawyer. She specializes in Arbitration matters – international, domestic and bilateral arbitration. Veronica also assists clients on Labor laws, civil disputes and contractual disputes including matters related to Consumer Protection Act at District, State and National level.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Litigation Arbitration & Dispute Resolution Employment & Human ResourceInfrastructure & Transport Consumer & Retail Automotive Aerospace

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Member Bar Council of Delhi

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            Bachelor of Law - ILS College Pune Diploma in Taxation Law - Symbiosis College Pune

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Veronica brings in more than 18 years experience as a Litigation lawyer. She specializes in Arbitration matters – international, domestic and bilateral arbitration. Veronica also assists clients on Labor laws, civil disputes and contractual disputes including matters related to Consumer Protection Act at District, State and National level.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Litigation Arbitration & Dispute Resolution Employment & Human ResourceInfrastructure & Transport Consumer & Retail Automotive Aerospace

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Member Bar Council of Delhi

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            Bachelor of Law - ILS College Pune Diploma in Taxation Law - Symbiosis College Pune
                          Vidya Sunderam
                          Senior Associate
                          Chennai
                          +91 44 24361030
                          vidya.sunderam@foxmandal.com
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                          Vidya Sunderam

                          Senior Associate

                          Chennai

                          +91 44 24361030

                          vidya.sunderam@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Chennai

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          A Senior Associate in the firm’s Corporate & Commercial practice at Chennai, Vidya has over 7 years of experience. During this time, she has advised domestic and overseas companies on optimally structuring transactions to achieve their business objectives. Her expertise spans joint ventures, acquisitions, strategic alliances and private equity investments. She advises overseas companies on their India entry strategies and foreign investment routing/structuring based on prevailing government policies. She has drafted and reviewed transaction documentations such as share subscription agreements, share purchase agreements, joint venture agreements, shareholders’ agreements etc. She is also experienced in structuring, drafting and negotiating a wide range of domestic and transnational commercial contracts and conducting legal due diligence reviews of companies in varied sectors.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate and Commercial M&A Capital Market Private EquityHealthcare Manufacturing Services Telecom Energy

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Delhi

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            LLB (h) from Amity Law School Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University New Delhi Post Graduate Diploma in Corporate Laws Amity Law School New Delhi

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          A Senior Associate in the firm’s Corporate & Commercial practice at Chennai, Vidya has over 7 years of experience. During this time, she has advised domestic and overseas companies on optimally structuring transactions to achieve their business objectives. Her expertise spans joint ventures, acquisitions, strategic alliances and private equity investments. She advises overseas companies on their India entry strategies and foreign investment routing/structuring based on prevailing government policies. She has drafted and reviewed transaction documentations such as share subscription agreements, share purchase agreements, joint venture agreements, shareholders’ agreements etc. She is also experienced in structuring, drafting and negotiating a wide range of domestic and transnational commercial contracts and conducting legal due diligence reviews of companies in varied sectors.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate and Commercial M&A Capital Market Private EquityHealthcare Manufacturing Services Telecom Energy

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Delhi

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            LLB (h) from Amity Law School Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University New Delhi Post Graduate Diploma in Corporate Laws Amity Law School New Delhi
                          Vidya Pawar
                          Senior Associate
                          Bangalore
                          +91 80 30554100
                          vidya.pawar@foxmandal.com
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                          Vidya Pawar

                          Senior Associate

                          Bangalore

                          +91 80 30554100

                          vidya.pawar@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Bangalore

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Vidya is a practicing Company Secretary with over 8 years of compliance experience. She advises and assists clients on compliance with various corporate laws and regulatory requirements relating to FDI, Companies Act, RBI, FEMA etc. She services clients from a wide range of industry sectors and has worked with start-ups as well as large Indian companies and MNCs. Her expertise spans the following services: Corporate Law Matters and Compliances FEMA Compliances Compounding of Offences under Corporate Laws and FEMA Due Diligences Mergers and Acquisitions Investment Advisory

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial M&AServices

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            ACS (Membership No. 22015)

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.Com ACS LLB CA (Intermediate)

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Vidya is a practicing Company Secretary with over 8 years of compliance experience. She advises and assists clients on compliance with various corporate laws and regulatory requirements relating to FDI, Companies Act, RBI, FEMA etc. She services clients from a wide range of industry sectors and has worked with start-ups as well as large Indian companies and MNCs. Her expertise spans the following services: Corporate Law Matters and Compliances FEMA Compliances Compounding of Offences under Corporate Laws and FEMA Due Diligences Mergers and Acquisitions Investment Advisory

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & Commercial M&AServices

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            ACS (Membership No. 22015)

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.Com ACS LLB CA (Intermediate)
                          Vidya Bhaskar Singh
                          Senior Associate
                          Bangalore
                          +91 80 3055 4100
                          vidya.bhaskar@foxmandal.com
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                          Vidya Bhaskar Singh

                          Senior Associate

                          Bangalore

                          +91 80 3055 4100

                          vidya.bhaskar@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Bangalore

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Vidya Bhaskar is a Senior Associate with the firm’s IP practice. In his 4+ years of experience as a Patent Attorney, he has drafted patent specifications; conducted patentability searches and freedom to operate searches; filed and prosecuted applications for Patents; drafted responses to Office Actions and attended Hearings before the Controller of Patents. He has extensive experience in handling patent matters related to life sciences and healthcare. Prior to qualifying as a lawyer, Bhaskar taught undergraduate students Genetics, Plant Physiology Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering for three years. Expertise: Handling Patent matters related to Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals, Nutraceuticals and Chemistry.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Intellectual Property Rights Specializes in PatentsHealthcare & Life Sciences

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Member of Bar Council of Karnataka

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.Sc. M.Sc. LL.B.

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Vidya Bhaskar is a Senior Associate with the firm’s IP practice. In his 4+ years of experience as a Patent Attorney, he has drafted patent specifications; conducted patentability searches and freedom to operate searches; filed and prosecuted applications for Patents; drafted responses to Office Actions and attended Hearings before the Controller of Patents. He has extensive experience in handling patent matters related to life sciences and healthcare. Prior to qualifying as a lawyer, Bhaskar taught undergraduate students Genetics, Plant Physiology Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering for three years. Expertise: Handling Patent matters related to Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals, Nutraceuticals and Chemistry.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Intellectual Property Rights Specializes in PatentsHealthcare & Life Sciences

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Member of Bar Council of Karnataka

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.Sc. M.Sc. LL.B.
                          Vijayakumar Reddy . T
                          Partner
                          Hyderabad
                          +9180084 47849
                          vijay.reddy@foxmandal.com
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                          Vijayakumar Reddy . T

                          Partner

                          Hyderabad

                          +9180084 47849

                          vijay.reddy@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Hyderabad

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Vijay specializes in Litigation and Dispute Resolution and has 20 years of experience in Civil, Criminal, Corporate, Writs and Commercial litigation related to contracts, property, recovery of money, winding up of companies, Consumer Protection Act, Arbitration Act, IPR, Banking Laws, Negotiable Instruments Act, Central Excise, VAT etc. His extensive experience includes drafting pleadings, appearing in High Courts, District Civil and Criminal Courts, Consumer Courts, Debt Recovery Tribunals and Arbitral Tribunals on various matters. He has represented clients from multiple industry sectors such as IT, Power, Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Automotive, Airlines, Telecom, Finance, Banking, Mining, Pharmaceuticals and Insurance.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Litigation Arbitration & Dispute ResolutionEnergy & Infrastructure Manufacturing Automotive Banking Financial Services & Insurance

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Andhra Pradesh Hyderabad District City Civil & Criminal Courts Bar Association Ranga Reddy District Courts Bar Association

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.A. B.L. Sri Venkateswara University MBA (HRM) IGNOU

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Vijay specializes in Litigation and Dispute Resolution and has 20 years of experience in Civil, Criminal, Corporate, Writs and Commercial litigation related to contracts, property, recovery of money, winding up of companies, Consumer Protection Act, Arbitration Act, IPR, Banking Laws, Negotiable Instruments Act, Central Excise, VAT etc. His extensive experience includes drafting pleadings, appearing in High Courts, District Civil and Criminal Courts, Consumer Courts, Debt Recovery Tribunals and Arbitral Tribunals on various matters. He has represented clients from multiple industry sectors such as IT, Power, Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Automotive, Airlines, Telecom, Finance, Banking, Mining, Pharmaceuticals and Insurance.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Litigation Arbitration & Dispute ResolutionEnergy & Infrastructure Manufacturing Automotive Banking Financial Services & Insurance

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Bar Council of Andhra Pradesh Hyderabad District City Civil & Criminal Courts Bar Association Ranga Reddy District Courts Bar Association

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.A. B.L. Sri Venkateswara University MBA (HRM) IGNOU
                          Vishal Vora
                          Senior Associate
                          Ahmedabad
                          +91 79 40055660
                          vishal.vora@foxmandal.com
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                          Vishal Vora

                          Senior Associate

                          Ahmedabad

                          +91 79 40055660

                          vishal.vora@foxmandal.com

                          Location : Ahmedabad

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Vishal Vora is senior associate with Fox & Mandal in corporate, commercial and real estate practice. He started his career in law with litigation in trial courts in the year 2004. After completing LL.M. from University of Florida, USA, he got associated with Bangalore office of Fox & Mandal in 2008 with Corporate and Commercial Practice. He is currently heading Ahmedabad office of Fox & Mandal. He has advised several Indian and multinational companies in a cross section of industries. Primarily a transactional lawyer, his experience in corporate and commercial transactions includes mergers & acquisitions, restructuring of business, asset & share purchase deals, joint ventures and strategic alliances, franchisee transactions, structuring of complex investments, infrastructure project deals and general corporate advisory including tax related matters. He also has a wide range of experience in private equity and venture capital financings. His extensive business law and transactional experience includes undertaking legal due diligence, tax advisory, exchange control regulations advisory, entity formation, compliances, and the drafting and negotiation of a variety of commercial agreements. His experience in real estate transactions include title verification, advising on joint development transactions, and preparing of transactional documents like sale deed, lease deed, joint development agreements etc. In addition to his corporate, commercial and real estate practice, he also has experience in in intellectual property laws, information technology laws, industrial laws and labour laws.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & CommercialM&APrivate EquityIntellectual Property RightsReal EstateAerospace & DefenceAutomotiveHealthcare & Life SciencesManufacturingServicesTechnology Media & Telecom

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Member of Bar Council of Gujarat

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.Com. LL.B. LL.M. (USA)

                          WORK EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE:

                          Vishal Vora is senior associate with Fox & Mandal in corporate, commercial and real estate practice. He started his career in law with litigation in trial courts in the year 2004. After completing LL.M. from University of Florida, USA, he got associated with Bangalore office of Fox & Mandal in 2008 with Corporate and Commercial Practice. He is currently heading Ahmedabad office of Fox & Mandal. He has advised several Indian and multinational companies in a cross section of industries. Primarily a transactional lawyer, his experience in corporate and commercial transactions includes mergers & acquisitions, restructuring of business, asset & share purchase deals, joint ventures and strategic alliances, franchisee transactions, structuring of complex investments, infrastructure project deals and general corporate advisory including tax related matters. He also has a wide range of experience in private equity and venture capital financings. His extensive business law and transactional experience includes undertaking legal due diligence, tax advisory, exchange control regulations advisory, entity formation, compliances, and the drafting and negotiation of a variety of commercial agreements. His experience in real estate transactions include title verification, advising on joint development transactions, and preparing of transactional documents like sale deed, lease deed, joint development agreements etc. In addition to his corporate, commercial and real estate practice, he also has experience in in intellectual property laws, information technology laws, industrial laws and labour laws.

                          PRACTICE AREAS & SECTORS:

                            Corporate & CommercialM&APrivate EquityIntellectual Property RightsReal EstateAerospace & DefenceAutomotiveHealthcare & Life SciencesManufacturingServicesTechnology Media & Telecom

                          AFFILIATION & MEMBERSHIP:

                            Member of Bar Council of Gujarat

                          EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

                            B.Com. LL.B. LL.M. (USA)