Meet Our Team
Sonal Chhablani

Associate Partner

Pritish Sahoo

Associate Partner

Nishtha Chaturvedi

Associate Partner

Sanya Sehgal

Principal Associate

Srishti Gupta

Principal Associate

Urjitah Srikanth

Principal Associate

Alaqshendra Singh

Senior Associate

Sakshi Jolly

Senior Associate

Manya Ahuja

Senior Associate

Kartikay Dutta

Senior Associate

Tina Oommen

Senior Associate

Krishi Shah

Senior Associate

Gaurav Pandey

Associate

Sai Mallik

Of Counsel

Sanjay Kumar

Of Counsel

Ricab Chand

Of Counsel

Darshit Jain

Of Counsel

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Aahna Mehrotra

Partner

LL.M., BSL LL.B.

Mumbai

Aahna Mehrotra is a Partner at TMT Law Practice. She was called to the Bar in May, 2011 and has gained considerable exposure through her experiences at different institutions worldwide.

After completing her schooling from the prestigious Mayo College Girls School, Aahna studied law at the ILS Law College, Pune. She then worked at TMT Law Practice, before leaving for her Master in Entertainment and Sports Law from UCLA, School of Law. During her year at UCLA, Aahna worked in the Intellectual Property and Anti-Piracy department at Warner Bros., which helped in polishing her skills in the American legal system. She further enhanced her skills by pursuing a certificate course in Sports Law held at the University of Cambridge and a second Masters degree in Sports Law from ISDE, Madrid. She also has a certificate in Sports Law from the Sports Law and Policy Centre, in Italy; a certificate in Intellectual Property from the London School of Economics; a certificate in Entertainment Law from the University of New Hampshire; and attended a certificate course in Sports Law at the University of Geneva, which was held in collaboration with Duke University, U.S.A.

Aahna is actively involved in the day-to-day affairs of the business of sports. She regularly advises clients on matters relating to league formulation, transfer of players, selection disputes, arbitration, intellectual property rights, media and broadcasting rights, sponsorship and merchandising agreements, gaming and betting laws, fantasy sports and contract law.

Aahna serves as the Vice Chairperson on the National Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel and is a member of the Arbitrational Tribunal constituted by Football Delhi. Amongst her most notable publications is co-authoring the second edition of the book ˜Law and Sports in India published by LexisNexis.

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Anushree Yewale

Partner

LL.M., BA LL.B.

Mumbai

Anushree Yewale has over 10 years of work experience in the media and entertainment sector. Prior to joining TMT Law Practice, Anushree has worked with a boutique intellectual property rights law firm. She has provided end-to-end support to numerous production houses, broadcasting companies, talent management agencies, and independent artists, provided transactional and advisory related services for content creation and content exploitation across various modes, media and formats, structured, negotiated and implemented complex transactions involving S&P compliance for scripts, development and production of audio-visual content, distribution, and acquisition of audio-visual content, merchandising deals, film licensing and assignment deals and other ancillary transactions, negotiated sponsorship and endorsement contracts including celebrity licensing, cleared advertising for use in online and off-line media, and handled product placement and media productions.

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Sonal Chhablani

Associate Partner

BA LLB Hons. From Guru Gobind Indraprastha University in the year 2013.
LLM from Faculty of Law from National University of Singapore in the year 2016

New Delhi

"Sonal comes with 10 years of post qualification experience in practicing Litigation and Transactional Law, having expertise in media and entertainment law, copyright law, trademark law, and design law.

She started her career at Anand and Anand and then worked at Singh & Singh and thereafter, at Saikrishna & Associates. She has worked with a wide range of clients, from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies, and represented them before all levels of the Indian courts including the Supreme Court, High Courts, and other tribunals.

She has been recognized as a Rising Star in India by Managing IP, in the year 2019-20 and 2020-21 for her contribution to the field of Intellectual Property Law.

She is also a trained Mediator by Accords International accredited and certified by ADR Register, Global Network Group, Amsterdam. She has also been an active speaker on various webinars organized by Cell for IPR Promotion and Management (CIPAM) and other organizations in association with various universities across the country on IPR awareness, copyright, and related rights for students, professors, and district court judges.

She has completed her Master of Law in Intellectual Property and Technology law from National University of Singapore. Sonal in her free time enjoys traveling and exploring new places. She also loves watching Bollywood movies, she finds solace and joy in the magic of cinema"

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Pritish Sahoo

Associate Partner

BBA, LL.B.(IPR Hons)

Mumbai

Pritish is an Associate Partner at TMT Law Practice. He has 8 years of work experience and is a motivated legal counsel with a track record of successfully handling legal and business matters in the field of media and technology. He started his career at Wadia Ghandy & co. and has gone on to work with Shemaroo Entertainment, BBC Studios, and Viacom18 Media Private Limited. He has strong expertise in drafting and negotiating various agreements related to intellectual property, digital media, online gaming & privacy, and is adept at providing legal advice to clients on complex matters and delivering excellent results in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

He is also a certified privacy professional (CIPP/E), accredited by the International Association of Privacy Professionals.

In his free time, he enjoys activities such as running and reading non-fiction books.

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Nishtha Chaturvedi

Associate Partner

B.A. LL.B. (Hons.)

New Delhi

Nishtha has over 7 years of work experience in Disputes Resolution, with specific areas of expertise in Commercial Arbitrations and Corporate Insolvency issues. She started her career at Bharucha & Partners and went on to join the disputes team at Luthra & Luthra Law Offices. Prior to joining TMT Law Practice, Nishtha was a part of the Saraf and Partners Disputes Team. During her tenure at Saraf and Partners, Nishtha has represented clients on several high value arbitrations, involving disputes in the infrastructure, banking, shipping, and trade sectors. She has also represented clients in arbitration-related court proceedings. Apart from arbitrations, she has acted for clients in insolvency proceedings concerning some of the largest NPA accounts. Nishtha also advises clients on a range of regulatory issues, corporate criminal matters and litigation strategy and has wide experience in drafting as well as in strategizing for matters. She has handled a wide variety of matters and appeared before various fora, including the Supreme Court, Delhi High Court, Arbitral Tribunals, National Company Law Tribunal, Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal. Appeared and argued extensively before the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission.

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Sanya Sehgal

Principal Associate

B.A. LL.B.(Hons)

New Delhi

Sanya Sehgal is a Principal Associate at TMT Law Practice. She graduated from Indraprastha University and is enrolled with the Bar Council of Delhi. She has seven years of experience in the field of Intellectual Property Rights. During her final year, she developed an interest in intellectual property and has since then interned at various IP firms including TMT Law Practice in her final year. Sanya is skilled in trademark and copyright laws. Her expertise includes: • Conducting pre-filing trademark searches and providing strategies for filing applications for trademarks before the Indian Trademarks Office and assist clients in filing applications before the United States and Patents Office (USPTO). • She is well-versed in the trademark prosecution and opposition procedures and has assisted clients with trademark settlement agreements. • She regularly attends show cause and opposition hearings before the Trademarks Office. • She advises clients on filing of copyright applications in India. • She has assisted on various trademark infringement matters before the Delhi High Court.

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Srishti Gupta

Principal Associate

B.A., LL.B.(HONS)

New Delhi

Srishti Gupta is a Principal Associate at TMT Law Practice. She primarily engages in dispute resolution mandates, including matters relating to commercial disputes, insolvency and restructuring, security enforcement, telecom, etc. and related general advisory. Previously, she has represented financial institutions, alternative investment funds and insolvency professionals and has multiple independent appearances to her credit before various forums pan-India. She has also worked closely with leading businesses in health and fitness, construction & real estate, energy and infrastructure, manufacturing and trading industry, maritime logistics, etc. Apart from this, she has also represented Ministry of Land and Revenue, Government of India and was also actively involved in arbitrations relating to National Highways Authority of India. She is passionate about writing, and regularly shares her views on contemporary legal issues on legal websites.

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Urjitah Srikanth

Principal Associate

B.S.L., LL.B.

Mumbai

Urjitah is a Principal Associate at TMT Law Practice. She graduated in 2018, and enrolled with the Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa. Since her graduation, she has worked with boutique IP law firms, servicing media and trademark (prosecution) clients, and has also worked in-house for a music label and publisher. She has had the opportunity to work with production houses, various talent and talent managers (including actors, singers, performers, songwriters, writers), ad agencies, OTT and audio streaming platforms, and music labels and publishers. Her expertise lies in transactional and pre-litigation support, deal structuring, and contract drafting, review, and negotiating, specifically pertaining to the media industry, having dealt with content creation and exploitation across various modes, branded deals for content creation and distribution, endorsements, production and other services agreements, assignment and licensing (in and out) agreements, and marketing agreements. Urjitah caters to the requirements of clients in the media and entertainment sector, by providing advisory and consultancy services in all aspects of the clients’ businesses, with a keen focus on intellectual property (copyright and trademarks). She is also an experienced trademarks lawyer, and has provided services for trademark registrations and oppositions, including attending hearings at the trademarks registry. Additionally, she has also conducted due diligences for rights checks for content acquisitions and content reviews from a legal and compliance point of view. She has also undertaken research on stamp duty compliances and labour law compliances for companies having offices in different cities in India. Urjitah is a skillful researcher and an academic at heart. She is comfortable with exploring any area of law to meet the requirements of a particular transaction.

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Alaqshendra Singh

Senior Associate

BA, LL.B.

New Delhi

Alaqshendra Singh is a Senior Associate at TMT Law Practice. He is routinely engaged for Transactions, Advisory and Policy mandates, by marquee clients from sectors such as Technology, Media, Telecommunication, Gaming, Commercial Space, Privacy, E-commerce among other things. After graduating from the Army Institute of Law in 2019, he has worked in reputable companies and law firms such as EY GDS, Saikrishna & Associates and ANM Global. During stints with such firms, while working on broader mandates of the firm, Alaqshendra was engaged for strategically crucial rules such as a secondment with a leading audio entertainment platform, where he looked after their entire operations in India and on a full-time secondment with a leading regional music label as their Head of Legal. During his free time, Alaqshendra enjoys cooking meals for his friends and family, as well as playing the guitar with his peers and band in Delhi.

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Sakshi Jolly

Senior Associate

LLM Jindal Global Law School and BLS LLB Mumbai

Mumbai

Sakshi is a Senior Associate at TMT Law Practice, bringing a wealth of expertise in intellectual property and media laws to the forefront. Her journey in the legal realm began with her graduation in 2020, followed by a deep dive into the intricacies of Intellectual Property and Technology Law at O.P Jindal Global University, culminating in the completion of her Masters degree in 2021. From the outset, Sakshi embraced a passion for intellectual property and media laws, steering her career towards boutique IP law firms, with a keen focus on copyright and trademark clients. In her professional trajectory, Sakshi has had the privilege of collaborating with renowned entities such as music labels, music platforms, production houses, broadcasters, and talents. Sakshis expertise lies in deal structuring and contract negotiation within the media sector. Her portfolio boasts a diverse array of transactions, including music acquisition agreements, licensing deals, production arrangements, endorsements, and artist agreements. Her unique skill set goes beyond legal acumen, as she seamlessly integrates business understanding into her negotiations, providing clients with comprehensive solutions. Not content with merely excelling in her professional endeavours, Sakshi has demonstrated a genuine interest in knowledge sharing. She actively engages in guiding and supporting budding artists and talents, ensuring they tread the right legal path. Her dedication to support her clients and the creative community, aims to build a strong and ethical entertainment industry.

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Manya Ahuja

Senior Associate

BA LLB

New Delhi

Manya is a Senior Associate at TMT Law Practice. She graduated from the BA LLB (Hons.) program at Jindal Global Law School in August 2021. Manya possesses extensive experience in intellectual property and media laws, specializing in managing and safeguarding intellectual property assets of diverse clients. She has expertise in drafting IP, media and commercial contracts, conducting due diligence, and providing strategic counsel on trademarks, designs and copyrights. Manya has successfully managed large IP portfolios, litigated disputes, and advised on enforcement risks. She has also handled numerous trademark prosecution matters, domain name disputes and litigation matters pan India.

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Kartikay Dutta

Senior Associate

New Delhi

Kartikay Dutta is a Senior Associate at TMT Law Practice. He graduated from the Army Institute of Law in 2019, laying the foundation for his legal career. To further hone his legal acumen, Kartikay pursued an LLM in Corporate and Financial Laws at Jindal Global Law School, equipping himself with the skills needed to navigate complex legal landscapes. His true passion lies in dispute resolution, where he excels in providing efficient and effective solutions to his clients. His commitment to providing clients with clarity and effectiveness in navigating complex legal terrain sets him apart. He approaches legal challenges with the same discipline and dedication instilled in him during his army upbringing. Kartikay’s prior experience at a Counsel Office before joining TMT Law Practice involved diverse legal roles, including drafting, advising, client management, courtroom advocacy, and briefing seniors. He has successfully represented clients in a range of judicial forums, from the Hon’ble Supreme Court, Hon’ble High Courts at Delhi, Gauhati, Chandigarh to CESTAT, NCDRC, NCLT, NCLAT, resulting in numerous judgments bearing his name. Kartikay also has significant expertise in constitutional issues, commercial disputes, and specialized legislation matters. Outside the courtroom, Kartikay finds solace in two passions: football and animals. On the football field, he embodies teamwork, strategy, and discipline – qualities he seamlessly transfers to his legal practice. His deep affinity for animals reflects his compassionate and empathetic nature, which he extends to his clients, understanding their unique needs and concerns. Currently, Kartikay is pursuing his second Master’s Degree, specializing in addressing disputes within the defence industry. This commitment demonstrates his dedication to staying abreast of the latest legal developments and offering clients tailored, up-to-date solutions.

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Tina Oommen

Senior Associate

Mumbai

Tina Ann Oommen is an Associate at TMT Law Practice. She has a background in commerce and has graduated with a Bachelors degree in Law from Symbiosis Law School, Pune in 2018. She is enrolled with the Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa, has a keen interest in technology, Intellectual property (IP), data protection and dispute resolution laws. Tina has worked with a leading multinational IT & ITeS company where she gained the experience as a corporate transactional lawyer. Her work included review of agreements, licensing terms, negotiations, managing the intellectual property (IP) portfolio, and maintenance of technology applications and open source and licensed software. She also extensively advised the business teams on export control transactions, policy making, data protection, employment and dispute resolution.

Prior to this engagement, Tina has transactional experience including due-diligence, at a law firm in the general corporate and banking team where she also got the opportunity to provide opinion to clients.

Apart from being a lawyer, she is an avid reader, a history and adventure enthusiast, enjoys cycling, long hikes, photography and travel.

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Krishi Shah

Senior Associate

BBA, LL.B.(HONS.)

Mumbai

Krishi is a Senior Associate at TMT Law Practice. She has completed B.B.A LL.B. (Hons.) from University of Mumbai Law Academy in August 2021. She has garnered experience by working in media department of law firms and a production house. She has worked on several transactions pertaining to content creation and exploitation and worked on various kinds of agreements including artist management agreements, services agreements, brand solutions agreements, influencer agreements and other agreements and documents relevant in the media industry.

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Shivani Misra

Associate

B.A. LL.B. (Hons.), LL.M.

New Delhi

Shivani Misra is an Associate at TMT Law Practice with keen interest in the field of Intellectual Property Rights. After completing her schooling from the prestigious LaMartiniere Girls College, Shivani studied at O.P. Jindal Global University, Sonipat where she developed an inclination towards Intellectual Property Rights. She then pursued an LL.M. in Intellectual Property Rights and Technology Law from the same, which helped her gain keen interest and insight into the field of Intellectual Property Rights. Following this, she interned with TMT Law Practice for two months with the Trademark Prosecution team which enabled her to gain further knowledge and expertise in the field of Intellectual Property Law.

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Riya Rajkumar Sharma

Associate

Mumbai

Riya Rajkumar Sharma is an Associate at TMT Law Practice with core areas of practice being Sports, Gaming, Media and Entertainment. Having worked extensively in various areas of Intellectual Property such as trademarks and copyrights, Riya has worked as a legal executive with the legal department of a leading production and talent management company. She has worked on a diverse range of agreements such as Production Agreements, Celebrity Engagement and Brand Endorsement Agreement, Online Gaming Advertisement regulations, Talent Agreements Non-Disclosure Agreements, Website Terms and Conditions and Policies, IP Advisory, License Agreements, Consultant Agreements, Merchandising Agreements, Sponsorship Agreements and Assignment Agreements. Outside of law, Riya is a passionate about food, films and travel and aims to spend a month in Italy someday.

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Mansi Rathi

Associate

B.A. LL.B. (Hons.)

Mumbai

Mansi Rathi is an associate at TMT Law Practice. She graduated from the Institute of Law Nirma University, where I successfully completed my B.A. LLB (Hons.) degree in the batch of 2018-2023. Throughout her academic journey, she developed a strong passion for areas such as Intellectual Property Rights (IPR), media and entertainment laws, and contract law. Her commitment to these subjects is further evidenced by her internship experience. She had the opportunity of interning with TMT Law Practice for 3 months in total that helped her develop a sense of my interest in the fields. Further, she has completed various certificate courses in IPR and Drafting. Beyond her legal pursuits, she find joy in dancing, indulging in mythological fiction, watching movies, and travelling.

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Anukriti Trivedi

Associate

B.A. LLB (Hons.)

New Delhi

Anukriti Trivedi is an Associate at TMT Law Practice. She holds a B.A. LLB (Hons.) from Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow, where she developed a strong interest in arbitration and commercial litigation. Throughout her academic journey, she has also published on various subject areas such as digital privacy, ISDS and arbitration law. Before joining TMT, Anukriti worked in the chambers of Mr. Ankur Sood, AoR, Supreme Court of India, where besides civil and commercial litigation, she also focused on construction arbitrations, electricity and telecom disputes, among others. At TMT, she is primarily involved in commercial litigation and arbitration mandates. Beyond her legal pursuits, Anukriti enjoys exploring food, delving into poetry, and trying her hand at painting.

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Raghavi Shukla

Associate

B.A. LLB (Hons.)

New Delhi

Raghavi is a 2023 law graduate from Campus Law Centre, University of Delhi and one of the first openly transgender lawyers. Raghavi has a strong passion for the intersection of law and gender. Her expertise spans Criminal Law, Human Rights, Jurisprudence, Constitutional Law, IPR, Arbitration, Bioethics and Family Law. Currently an Associate at our Delhi office, Raghavi handles a wide range of cases, encompassing from commercial disputes to criminal matters, appearing before various legal bodies including the Supreme Court, Delhi High Court, District forums and Tribunals. Outside her legal work, Raghavi actively contributes to discussions on queer rights in India and has written for publications like The Indian Express and The Dialogue Box. Shes also a Board Member of the GLAD Foundation. Raghavi is a seasoned speaker and workshop facilitator, having delivered talks at universities, embassies, legal aid organizations, and non-profits. Raghavis expertise extends to working with corporates on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives, particularly focusing on Prevention of Sexual Harassment (POSH) frameworks. Raghavi enjoys nurturing plants and cats, hoarding books, writing short stories and poetry, and staying engaged with political developments. Currently, Raghavi is expanding her artistic pursuits by learning Odissi and the violin

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Gaurav Pandey

Associate

B.A. LLB (Hons.)

New Delhi

Gaurav Pandey is an Associate at TMT Law Practice. He holds a B.A. LL.B (Hons.) from Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Patiala, where he developed a strong interest in a broad spectrum of legal disciplines, including Intellectual Property Law, Technology Law, and Securities Law. His commitment to his interests was also evidenced during a three-month internship with the Corporate Team at TMT Law Practice, where he further honed his interests, focusing on Public Policy, Advisory, and Commercial Transactional practices. Apart from law, Gaurav possesses a keen interest in extracurricular activities. He is an enthusiastic football fan and derives immense pleasure from reading, with a strong affinity for science fiction and postmodern novels.

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Sai Mallik

Of Counsel

C.A., LL.B

Hyderabad

Mr. Sai Mallik Vadlapatla comes with over 12 years of experience in corporate laws and regulations with an ability to interpret and apply different corporate and tax laws along with respective regulations and with proven expertise in Financial Analysis, Due-Diligence, Valuation, Direct Tax Laws, Indirect Tax Laws, International Tax Laws, and regulatory compliances along with appropriate financial reporting requirements. He completed in Chartered Accountancy from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in 2013, followed by Actuaries from The Institute of Actuaries of India in 2019, further LLB from Maharishi University of Law in 2022. Prior to joining TMT Law Practice, Mr. Mallik worked at Brahmayya & Co, Chartered Accountants for 5 years after which he founded the firm, VASAMA CONSULTING which was now being renamed as VASAMA ADVISORY AND ADVOCACY serving his clients past 7 years . He also advised as consultant for HDFC Life Insurance in its premium pricing strategies over a period of 4 years. He also served as CFO, finance and tax consultant for various companies including startups. He appears regularly in various Tribunals in Chennai, Hyderabad, and Bangalore. He has practiced extensively in the field of corporate and commercial litigation in the areas of Mergers & Acquisitions, Direct Taxation, Indirect Taxation, International Taxation, Arbitrations, Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, Financial Analysis and Valuation.

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Sanjay Kumar

Of Counsel

B.SC.(Hons), LL.B., LL.M.

Mumbai

Sanjay Kumar is a Partner at TMT Law Practice. He specialises in the Life Sciences & Healthcare Industries. He has extensive experience in scientific, medical and regulatory issues in product liability cases, including expert advice, motions and criminal issues. He has provided his expertise in performing rigorous due diligence and drafting strong legal contracts for pharmaceuticals and medical device companies and their compliance functions. He has also worked on M&A, Complex JV, In- Licensing and Out-Licensing, commercial disputes, clinical trial, Price control, Fixed Dose Combination, US Antitrust DOJ investigation and CCI DG on drug cartelization of Indian pharmaceutical companies.

Sanjay also advises on the IP negotiation, Regulatory and compliance specific to pharma and Healthcare space. He has been involved with the International Life Science space transaction for more than two decades. In addition, he has extensive experience in Corporate Commercial and labour and employment related transactions including Joint Ventures and Acquisitions specific to pharma sectors.

Sanjay is B.Sc Honours in Biochemistry and LL.B and LLM from Campus Law Centre, University of Delhi. He has been practicing law since 1999. He also has overseas legal experience of 4 years in Berlin and Boston where he had worked with German, UK and US lawyers extensively on research development, regulatory approval, product launch and commercial transactions in US, Canada and EU. Before joining TMT, he was for twenty-two years with King Stubb & Kasiva and J. Sagar Associates law firms and corporate Multinational, and he was a General Counsel with corporates and multinationals and a partner in his last assignment.

Some of the key assignments in these areas handled include:

  • Advised on covid regulation on Clients India business, setting up arrangements with diagnostic lab and hospitals within India, sale, and distribution of medical oxygen by the Client, food recall.
  • Setting up online sale of OTC drugs and compliances under drug laws.
  • Advised on liability and operation telemedicine on Twitter.
  • Clinical Trial dispute, regulatory advice, Arbitration in clinical trial disputes.
  • FDI by clients foreign investor in green field & brown field pharma.
  • Setting up company and factory in Saudi Arabia.
  • Investigation and prosecution: participated in discovery, settled criminal prosecution by executing deferred prosecution agreement with DOJ. Extensively worked on US multijurisdictional cases on Anti-trust.
  • Patent infringement litigation: successfully handled patent infringement litigation filed by the Client and vacated the injunction in Delhi High Court.
  • Trademark Infringement litigation: successfully closed TM infringement cease and Desist notice for international brand at IPAB.
  • Fixed Dose Combination case: Successfully quashed FDC impugned notification by DCGI for Etedolac and s-Etadolac and writ petition got allowed to manufacture and market the product.
  • NSQ matter under Drugs & Cosmetics Act, 1940: Successfully defended the company by taking stay from the Session court and High court from prosecution. Successfully got discharged application allowed in the magistrate court.
  • Biosimilar Litigation: Successfully defended the claim of counterparty against clients new drug at Delhi High court.
  • Brand acquisition: Successfully conducted due diligence on clients brand and closed brand acquisition agreement for USD 2 million for Russia market.
  • Merger & Demerger: successfully conducted due diligence and documentation for proposed demerger of client splitting into two companies. Assisted in valuation report and handled bank loan documents for seeking NOC for demerger. Handled plan of demerger document before filing it to NCLT. Handled merger of subsidiaries into one entity.

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Ricab Chand

Of Counsel

LL.B.

Bengaluru

Ricab Chand has been practicing law for over 17 years and has extensive experience in the field of civil and commercial litigation.

He completed BBM (Bachelors of Business Management) from PSG College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore in the year 2000, followed by LLB (Bachelors of Law) from Symbiosis Societys Law College in the year 2004. He began his career as Litigation Associate with Mulla & Mulla & Cragie Blunt and Caroe, Mumbai and Litigation Associate at DSK Legal, Mumbai. Thereafter, he has been doing litigation and did counsel practice for several years in and from the chambers of Senior Counsel Mr. Arshad Hidayatullah and did several matters before various High Courts, Tribunals and Administrative Authorities.

He appears regularly in the High Courts, Trial Courts and various Tribunals in Bangalore and Mumbai. He has practiced extensively in the field of civil and commercial litigation including in Writ Petitions, Indirect Taxation, Arbitrations, Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, IPR.

He has represented clients not only from the private sector but has also represented government entities. His range of clientele and his experience give him a well-rounded approach for strategizing and conducting litigation in both courts and other dispute resolution fora.

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Deepak Biswas

Of Counsel

BSL, LL.B.

New Delhi

A lawyer with over 12 years experience in the corporate/commercial sphere. Deepak has worked in both the corporate and litigation space. He works with clients across the range of their legal requirements, both litigious and non-litigious. He has represented clients before various fora, including trial courts, multiple High Courts, tribunals and quasi-judicial fora, as well as the Supreme Court of India.

He also has valuable experience in niche areas, including the Electricity & Regulatory space, as well as in the Banking & Finance sector.

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Darshit Jain

Of Counsel

LL.B from Mumbai University
LL.M in Constitutional Law from the Kirit P. Mehta School of Law, NMIMS

New Delhi

Darshit is an Of Counsel at TMT Law Practice. In the year 2019, he received his LL.B degree from Mumbai University and got enrolled with the Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa to begin his practice as a litigating lawyer. He also acquired his masters degree in law (LL.M) in Constitutional Law from the Kirit P. Mehta School of Law, NMIMS, in 2020. With over three years of industry experience, his primary area of practice is Commercial and General Litigation.
Darshit previously worked in criminal and civil litigation, matrimonial disputes, and dispute resolution before joining TMT Law Practice. His work included drafting of various applications, advising and client handling, appearing and arguing before court of law etc. He has appeared before numerous courts and tribunals and successfully argued the cases, resulting in several reported judgments bearing his name. He has also had experience advising on constitutional issues, white-collar crimes and issues pertaining to special acts.
Away from law he likes to spend his time listening to music & watching sports.

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Aahna Mehrotra

Partner

LL.M., BSL LL.B.

Mumbai

Aahna Mehrotra is a Partner at TMT Law Practice. She was called to the Bar in May, 2011 and has gained considerable exposure through her experiences at different institutions worldwide.

After completing her schooling from the prestigious Mayo College Girls School, Aahna studied law at the ILS Law College, Pune. She then worked at TMT Law Practice, before leaving for her Master in Entertainment and Sports Law from UCLA, School of Law. During her year at UCLA, Aahna worked in the Intellectual Property and Anti-Piracy department at Warner Bros., which helped in polishing her skills in the American legal system. She further enhanced her skills by pursuing a certificate course in Sports Law held at the University of Cambridge and a second Masters degree in Sports Law from ISDE, Madrid. She also has a certificate in Sports Law from the Sports Law and Policy Centre, in Italy; a certificate in Intellectual Property from the London School of Economics; a certificate in Entertainment Law from the University of New Hampshire; and attended a certificate course in Sports Law at the University of Geneva, which was held in collaboration with Duke University, U.S.A.

Aahna is actively involved in the day-to-day affairs of the business of sports. She regularly advises clients on matters relating to league formulation, transfer of players, selection disputes, arbitration, intellectual property rights, media and broadcasting rights, sponsorship and merchandising agreements, gaming and betting laws, fantasy sports and contract law.

Aahna serves as the Vice Chairperson on the National Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel and is a member of the Arbitrational Tribunal constituted by Football Delhi. Amongst her most notable publications is co-authoring the second edition of the book ˜Law and Sports in India published by LexisNexis.

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Anushree Yewale

Partner

LL.M., BA LL.B.

Mumbai

Anushree Yewale has over 10 years of work experience in the media and entertainment sector. Prior to joining TMT Law Practice, Anushree has worked with a boutique intellectual property rights law firm. She has provided end-to-end support to numerous production houses, broadcasting companies, talent management agencies, and independent artists, provided transactional and advisory related services for content creation and content exploitation across various modes, media and formats, structured, negotiated and implemented complex transactions involving S&P compliance for scripts, development and production of audio-visual content, distribution, and acquisition of audio-visual content, merchandising deals, film licensing and assignment deals and other ancillary transactions, negotiated sponsorship and endorsement contracts including celebrity licensing, cleared advertising for use in online and off-line media, and handled product placement and media productions.

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Sonal Chhablani

Associate Partner

BA LLB Hons. From Guru Gobind Indraprastha University in the year 2013.
LLM from Faculty of Law from National University of Singapore in the year 2016

New Delhi

"Sonal comes with 10 years of post qualification experience in practicing Litigation and Transactional Law, having expertise in media and entertainment law, copyright law, trademark law, and design law.

She started her career at Anand and Anand and then worked at Singh & Singh and thereafter, at Saikrishna & Associates. She has worked with a wide range of clients, from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies, and represented them before all levels of the Indian courts including the Supreme Court, High Courts, and other tribunals.

She has been recognized as a Rising Star in India by Managing IP, in the year 2019-20 and 2020-21 for her contribution to the field of Intellectual Property Law.

She is also a trained Mediator by Accords International accredited and certified by ADR Register, Global Network Group, Amsterdam. She has also been an active speaker on various webinars organized by Cell for IPR Promotion and Management (CIPAM) and other organizations in association with various universities across the country on IPR awareness, copyright, and related rights for students, professors, and district court judges.

She has completed her Master of Law in Intellectual Property and Technology law from National University of Singapore. Sonal in her free time enjoys traveling and exploring new places. She also loves watching Bollywood movies, she finds solace and joy in the magic of cinema"

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Pritish Sahoo

Associate Partner

BBA, LL.B.(IPR Hons)

Mumbai

Pritish is an Associate Partner at TMT Law Practice. He has 8 years of work experience and is a motivated legal counsel with a track record of successfully handling legal and business matters in the field of media and technology. He started his career at Wadia Ghandy & co. and has gone on to work with Shemaroo Entertainment, BBC Studios, and Viacom18 Media Private Limited. He has strong expertise in drafting and negotiating various agreements related to intellectual property, digital media, online gaming & privacy, and is adept at providing legal advice to clients on complex matters and delivering excellent results in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

He is also a certified privacy professional (CIPP/E), accredited by the International Association of Privacy Professionals.

In his free time, he enjoys activities such as running and reading non-fiction books.

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Nishtha Chaturvedi

Associate Partner

B.A. LL.B. (Hons.)

New Delhi

Nishtha has over 7 years of work experience in Disputes Resolution, with specific areas of expertise in Commercial Arbitrations and Corporate Insolvency issues. She started her career at Bharucha & Partners and went on to join the disputes team at Luthra & Luthra Law Offices. Prior to joining TMT Law Practice, Nishtha was a part of the Saraf and Partners Disputes Team. During her tenure at Saraf and Partners, Nishtha has represented clients on several high value arbitrations, involving disputes in the infrastructure, banking, shipping, and trade sectors. She has also represented clients in arbitration-related court proceedings. Apart from arbitrations, she has acted for clients in insolvency proceedings concerning some of the largest NPA accounts. Nishtha also advises clients on a range of regulatory issues, corporate criminal matters and litigation strategy and has wide experience in drafting as well as in strategizing for matters. She has handled a wide variety of matters and appeared before various fora, including the Supreme Court, Delhi High Court, Arbitral Tribunals, National Company Law Tribunal, Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal. Appeared and argued extensively before the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission.

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Sanya Sehgal

Principal Associate

B.A. LL.B.(Hons)

New Delhi

Sanya Sehgal is a Principal Associate at TMT Law Practice. She graduated from Indraprastha University and is enrolled with the Bar Council of Delhi. She has seven years of experience in the field of Intellectual Property Rights. During her final year, she developed an interest in intellectual property and has since then interned at various IP firms including TMT Law Practice in her final year. Sanya is skilled in trademark and copyright laws. Her expertise includes: • Conducting pre-filing trademark searches and providing strategies for filing applications for trademarks before the Indian Trademarks Office and assist clients in filing applications before the United States and Patents Office (USPTO). • She is well-versed in the trademark prosecution and opposition procedures and has assisted clients with trademark settlement agreements. • She regularly attends show cause and opposition hearings before the Trademarks Office. • She advises clients on filing of copyright applications in India. • She has assisted on various trademark infringement matters before the Delhi High Court.

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Srishti Gupta

Principal Associate

B.A., LL.B.(HONS)

New Delhi

Srishti Gupta is a Principal Associate at TMT Law Practice. She primarily engages in dispute resolution mandates, including matters relating to commercial disputes, insolvency and restructuring, security enforcement, telecom, etc. and related general advisory. Previously, she has represented financial institutions, alternative investment funds and insolvency professionals and has multiple independent appearances to her credit before various forums pan-India. She has also worked closely with leading businesses in health and fitness, construction & real estate, energy and infrastructure, manufacturing and trading industry, maritime logistics, etc. Apart from this, she has also represented Ministry of Land and Revenue, Government of India and was also actively involved in arbitrations relating to National Highways Authority of India. She is passionate about writing, and regularly shares her views on contemporary legal issues on legal websites.

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Urjitah Srikanth

Principal Associate

B.S.L., LL.B.

Mumbai

Urjitah is a Principal Associate at TMT Law Practice. She graduated in 2018, and enrolled with the Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa. Since her graduation, she has worked with boutique IP law firms, servicing media and trademark (prosecution) clients, and has also worked in-house for a music label and publisher. She has had the opportunity to work with production houses, various talent and talent managers (including actors, singers, performers, songwriters, writers), ad agencies, OTT and audio streaming platforms, and music labels and publishers. Her expertise lies in transactional and pre-litigation support, deal structuring, and contract drafting, review, and negotiating, specifically pertaining to the media industry, having dealt with content creation and exploitation across various modes, branded deals for content creation and distribution, endorsements, production and other services agreements, assignment and licensing (in and out) agreements, and marketing agreements. Urjitah caters to the requirements of clients in the media and entertainment sector, by providing advisory and consultancy services in all aspects of the clients’ businesses, with a keen focus on intellectual property (copyright and trademarks). She is also an experienced trademarks lawyer, and has provided services for trademark registrations and oppositions, including attending hearings at the trademarks registry. Additionally, she has also conducted due diligences for rights checks for content acquisitions and content reviews from a legal and compliance point of view. She has also undertaken research on stamp duty compliances and labour law compliances for companies having offices in different cities in India. Urjitah is a skillful researcher and an academic at heart. She is comfortable with exploring any area of law to meet the requirements of a particular transaction.

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Alaqshendra Singh

Senior Associate

BA, LL.B.

New Delhi

Alaqshendra Singh is a Senior Associate at TMT Law Practice. He is routinely engaged for Transactions, Advisory and Policy mandates, by marquee clients from sectors such as Technology, Media, Telecommunication, Gaming, Commercial Space, Privacy, E-commerce among other things. After graduating from the Army Institute of Law in 2019, he has worked in reputable companies and law firms such as EY GDS, Saikrishna & Associates and ANM Global. During stints with such firms, while working on broader mandates of the firm, Alaqshendra was engaged for strategically crucial rules such as a secondment with a leading audio entertainment platform, where he looked after their entire operations in India and on a full-time secondment with a leading regional music label as their Head of Legal. During his free time, Alaqshendra enjoys cooking meals for his friends and family, as well as playing the guitar with his peers and band in Delhi.

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Sakshi Jolly

Senior Associate

LLM Jindal Global Law School and BLS LLB Mumbai

Mumbai

Sakshi is a Senior Associate at TMT Law Practice, bringing a wealth of expertise in intellectual property and media laws to the forefront. Her journey in the legal realm began with her graduation in 2020, followed by a deep dive into the intricacies of Intellectual Property and Technology Law at O.P Jindal Global University, culminating in the completion of her Masters degree in 2021. From the outset, Sakshi embraced a passion for intellectual property and media laws, steering her career towards boutique IP law firms, with a keen focus on copyright and trademark clients. In her professional trajectory, Sakshi has had the privilege of collaborating with renowned entities such as music labels, music platforms, production houses, broadcasters, and talents. Sakshis expertise lies in deal structuring and contract negotiation within the media sector. Her portfolio boasts a diverse array of transactions, including music acquisition agreements, licensing deals, production arrangements, endorsements, and artist agreements. Her unique skill set goes beyond legal acumen, as she seamlessly integrates business understanding into her negotiations, providing clients with comprehensive solutions. Not content with merely excelling in her professional endeavours, Sakshi has demonstrated a genuine interest in knowledge sharing. She actively engages in guiding and supporting budding artists and talents, ensuring they tread the right legal path. Her dedication to support her clients and the creative community, aims to build a strong and ethical entertainment industry.

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Manya Ahuja

Senior Associate

BA LLB

New Delhi

Manya is a Senior Associate at TMT Law Practice. She graduated from the BA LLB (Hons.) program at Jindal Global Law School in August 2021. Manya possesses extensive experience in intellectual property and media laws, specializing in managing and safeguarding intellectual property assets of diverse clients. She has expertise in drafting IP, media and commercial contracts, conducting due diligence, and providing strategic counsel on trademarks, designs and copyrights. Manya has successfully managed large IP portfolios, litigated disputes, and advised on enforcement risks. She has also handled numerous trademark prosecution matters, domain name disputes and litigation matters pan India.

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Kartikay Dutta

Senior Associate

New Delhi

Kartikay Dutta is a Senior Associate at TMT Law Practice. He graduated from the Army Institute of Law in 2019, laying the foundation for his legal career. To further hone his legal acumen, Kartikay pursued an LLM in Corporate and Financial Laws at Jindal Global Law School, equipping himself with the skills needed to navigate complex legal landscapes. His true passion lies in dispute resolution, where he excels in providing efficient and effective solutions to his clients. His commitment to providing clients with clarity and effectiveness in navigating complex legal terrain sets him apart. He approaches legal challenges with the same discipline and dedication instilled in him during his army upbringing. Kartikay’s prior experience at a Counsel Office before joining TMT Law Practice involved diverse legal roles, including drafting, advising, client management, courtroom advocacy, and briefing seniors. He has successfully represented clients in a range of judicial forums, from the Hon’ble Supreme Court, Hon’ble High Courts at Delhi, Gauhati, Chandigarh to CESTAT, NCDRC, NCLT, NCLAT, resulting in numerous judgments bearing his name. Kartikay also has significant expertise in constitutional issues, commercial disputes, and specialized legislation matters. Outside the courtroom, Kartikay finds solace in two passions: football and animals. On the football field, he embodies teamwork, strategy, and discipline – qualities he seamlessly transfers to his legal practice. His deep affinity for animals reflects his compassionate and empathetic nature, which he extends to his clients, understanding their unique needs and concerns. Currently, Kartikay is pursuing his second Master’s Degree, specializing in addressing disputes within the defence industry. This commitment demonstrates his dedication to staying abreast of the latest legal developments and offering clients tailored, up-to-date solutions.

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Tina Oommen

Senior Associate

Mumbai

Tina Ann Oommen is an Associate at TMT Law Practice. She has a background in commerce and has graduated with a Bachelors degree in Law from Symbiosis Law School, Pune in 2018. She is enrolled with the Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa, has a keen interest in technology, Intellectual property (IP), data protection and dispute resolution laws. Tina has worked with a leading multinational IT & ITeS company where she gained the experience as a corporate transactional lawyer. Her work included review of agreements, licensing terms, negotiations, managing the intellectual property (IP) portfolio, and maintenance of technology applications and open source and licensed software. She also extensively advised the business teams on export control transactions, policy making, data protection, employment and dispute resolution.

Prior to this engagement, Tina has transactional experience including due-diligence, at a law firm in the general corporate and banking team where she also got the opportunity to provide opinion to clients.

Apart from being a lawyer, she is an avid reader, a history and adventure enthusiast, enjoys cycling, long hikes, photography and travel.

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Krishi Shah

Senior Associate

BBA, LL.B.(HONS.)

Mumbai

Krishi is a Senior Associate at TMT Law Practice. She has completed B.B.A LL.B. (Hons.) from University of Mumbai Law Academy in August 2021. She has garnered experience by working in media department of law firms and a production house. She has worked on several transactions pertaining to content creation and exploitation and worked on various kinds of agreements including artist management agreements, services agreements, brand solutions agreements, influencer agreements and other agreements and documents relevant in the media industry.

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Shivani Misra

Associate

B.A. LL.B. (Hons.), LL.M.

New Delhi

Shivani Misra is an Associate at TMT Law Practice with keen interest in the field of Intellectual Property Rights. After completing her schooling from the prestigious LaMartiniere Girls College, Shivani studied at O.P. Jindal Global University, Sonipat where she developed an inclination towards Intellectual Property Rights. She then pursued an LL.M. in Intellectual Property Rights and Technology Law from the same, which helped her gain keen interest and insight into the field of Intellectual Property Rights. Following this, she interned with TMT Law Practice for two months with the Trademark Prosecution team which enabled her to gain further knowledge and expertise in the field of Intellectual Property Law.

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Riya Rajkumar Sharma

Associate

Mumbai

Riya Rajkumar Sharma is an Associate at TMT Law Practice with core areas of practice being Sports, Gaming, Media and Entertainment. Having worked extensively in various areas of Intellectual Property such as trademarks and copyrights, Riya has worked as a legal executive with the legal department of a leading production and talent management company. She has worked on a diverse range of agreements such as Production Agreements, Celebrity Engagement and Brand Endorsement Agreement, Online Gaming Advertisement regulations, Talent Agreements Non-Disclosure Agreements, Website Terms and Conditions and Policies, IP Advisory, License Agreements, Consultant Agreements, Merchandising Agreements, Sponsorship Agreements and Assignment Agreements. Outside of law, Riya is a passionate about food, films and travel and aims to spend a month in Italy someday.

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Mansi Rathi

Associate

B.A. LL.B. (Hons.)

Mumbai

Mansi Rathi is an associate at TMT Law Practice. She graduated from the Institute of Law Nirma University, where I successfully completed my B.A. LLB (Hons.) degree in the batch of 2018-2023. Throughout her academic journey, she developed a strong passion for areas such as Intellectual Property Rights (IPR), media and entertainment laws, and contract law. Her commitment to these subjects is further evidenced by her internship experience. She had the opportunity of interning with TMT Law Practice for 3 months in total that helped her develop a sense of my interest in the fields. Further, she has completed various certificate courses in IPR and Drafting. Beyond her legal pursuits, she find joy in dancing, indulging in mythological fiction, watching movies, and travelling.

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Anukriti Trivedi

Associate

B.A. LLB (Hons.)

New Delhi

Anukriti Trivedi is an Associate at TMT Law Practice. She holds a B.A. LLB (Hons.) from Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow, where she developed a strong interest in arbitration and commercial litigation. Throughout her academic journey, she has also published on various subject areas such as digital privacy, ISDS and arbitration law. Before joining TMT, Anukriti worked in the chambers of Mr. Ankur Sood, AoR, Supreme Court of India, where besides civil and commercial litigation, she also focused on construction arbitrations, electricity and telecom disputes, among others. At TMT, she is primarily involved in commercial litigation and arbitration mandates. Beyond her legal pursuits, Anukriti enjoys exploring food, delving into poetry, and trying her hand at painting.

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Raghavi Shukla

Associate

B.A. LLB (Hons.)

New Delhi

Raghavi is a 2023 law graduate from Campus Law Centre, University of Delhi and one of the first openly transgender lawyers. Raghavi has a strong passion for the intersection of law and gender. Her expertise spans Criminal Law, Human Rights, Jurisprudence, Constitutional Law, IPR, Arbitration, Bioethics and Family Law. Currently an Associate at our Delhi office, Raghavi handles a wide range of cases, encompassing from commercial disputes to criminal matters, appearing before various legal bodies including the Supreme Court, Delhi High Court, District forums and Tribunals. Outside her legal work, Raghavi actively contributes to discussions on queer rights in India and has written for publications like The Indian Express and The Dialogue Box. Shes also a Board Member of the GLAD Foundation. Raghavi is a seasoned speaker and workshop facilitator, having delivered talks at universities, embassies, legal aid organizations, and non-profits. Raghavis expertise extends to working with corporates on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives, particularly focusing on Prevention of Sexual Harassment (POSH) frameworks. Raghavi enjoys nurturing plants and cats, hoarding books, writing short stories and poetry, and staying engaged with political developments. Currently, Raghavi is expanding her artistic pursuits by learning Odissi and the violin

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Gaurav Pandey

Associate

B.A. LLB (Hons.)

New Delhi

Gaurav Pandey is an Associate at TMT Law Practice. He holds a B.A. LL.B (Hons.) from Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Patiala, where he developed a strong interest in a broad spectrum of legal disciplines, including Intellectual Property Law, Technology Law, and Securities Law. His commitment to his interests was also evidenced during a three-month internship with the Corporate Team at TMT Law Practice, where he further honed his interests, focusing on Public Policy, Advisory, and Commercial Transactional practices. Apart from law, Gaurav possesses a keen interest in extracurricular activities. He is an enthusiastic football fan and derives immense pleasure from reading, with a strong affinity for science fiction and postmodern novels.

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Sai Mallik

Of Counsel

C.A., LL.B

Hyderabad

Mr. Sai Mallik Vadlapatla comes with over 12 years of experience in corporate laws and regulations with an ability to interpret and apply different corporate and tax laws along with respective regulations and with proven expertise in Financial Analysis, Due-Diligence, Valuation, Direct Tax Laws, Indirect Tax Laws, International Tax Laws, and regulatory compliances along with appropriate financial reporting requirements. He completed in Chartered Accountancy from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in 2013, followed by Actuaries from The Institute of Actuaries of India in 2019, further LLB from Maharishi University of Law in 2022. Prior to joining TMT Law Practice, Mr. Mallik worked at Brahmayya & Co, Chartered Accountants for 5 years after which he founded the firm, VASAMA CONSULTING which was now being renamed as VASAMA ADVISORY AND ADVOCACY serving his clients past 7 years . He also advised as consultant for HDFC Life Insurance in its premium pricing strategies over a period of 4 years. He also served as CFO, finance and tax consultant for various companies including startups. He appears regularly in various Tribunals in Chennai, Hyderabad, and Bangalore. He has practiced extensively in the field of corporate and commercial litigation in the areas of Mergers & Acquisitions, Direct Taxation, Indirect Taxation, International Taxation, Arbitrations, Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, Financial Analysis and Valuation.

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Sanjay Kumar

Of Counsel

B.SC.(Hons), LL.B., LL.M.

Mumbai

Sanjay Kumar is a Partner at TMT Law Practice. He specialises in the Life Sciences & Healthcare Industries. He has extensive experience in scientific, medical and regulatory issues in product liability cases, including expert advice, motions and criminal issues. He has provided his expertise in performing rigorous due diligence and drafting strong legal contracts for pharmaceuticals and medical device companies and their compliance functions. He has also worked on M&A, Complex JV, In- Licensing and Out-Licensing, commercial disputes, clinical trial, Price control, Fixed Dose Combination, US Antitrust DOJ investigation and CCI DG on drug cartelization of Indian pharmaceutical companies.

Sanjay also advises on the IP negotiation, Regulatory and compliance specific to pharma and Healthcare space. He has been involved with the International Life Science space transaction for more than two decades. In addition, he has extensive experience in Corporate Commercial and labour and employment related transactions including Joint Ventures and Acquisitions specific to pharma sectors.

Sanjay is B.Sc Honours in Biochemistry and LL.B and LLM from Campus Law Centre, University of Delhi. He has been practicing law since 1999. He also has overseas legal experience of 4 years in Berlin and Boston where he had worked with German, UK and US lawyers extensively on research development, regulatory approval, product launch and commercial transactions in US, Canada and EU. Before joining TMT, he was for twenty-two years with King Stubb & Kasiva and J. Sagar Associates law firms and corporate Multinational, and he was a General Counsel with corporates and multinationals and a partner in his last assignment.

Some of the key assignments in these areas handled include:

  • Advised on covid regulation on Clients India business, setting up arrangements with diagnostic lab and hospitals within India, sale, and distribution of medical oxygen by the Client, food recall.
  • Setting up online sale of OTC drugs and compliances under drug laws.
  • Advised on liability and operation telemedicine on Twitter.
  • Clinical Trial dispute, regulatory advice, Arbitration in clinical trial disputes.
  • FDI by clients foreign investor in green field & brown field pharma.
  • Setting up company and factory in Saudi Arabia.
  • Investigation and prosecution: participated in discovery, settled criminal prosecution by executing deferred prosecution agreement with DOJ. Extensively worked on US multijurisdictional cases on Anti-trust.
  • Patent infringement litigation: successfully handled patent infringement litigation filed by the Client and vacated the injunction in Delhi High Court.
  • Trademark Infringement litigation: successfully closed TM infringement cease and Desist notice for international brand at IPAB.
  • Fixed Dose Combination case: Successfully quashed FDC impugned notification by DCGI for Etedolac and s-Etadolac and writ petition got allowed to manufacture and market the product.
  • NSQ matter under Drugs & Cosmetics Act, 1940: Successfully defended the company by taking stay from the Session court and High court from prosecution. Successfully got discharged application allowed in the magistrate court.
  • Biosimilar Litigation: Successfully defended the claim of counterparty against clients new drug at Delhi High court.
  • Brand acquisition: Successfully conducted due diligence on clients brand and closed brand acquisition agreement for USD 2 million for Russia market.
  • Merger & Demerger: successfully conducted due diligence and documentation for proposed demerger of client splitting into two companies. Assisted in valuation report and handled bank loan documents for seeking NOC for demerger. Handled plan of demerger document before filing it to NCLT. Handled merger of subsidiaries into one entity.

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Ricab Chand

Of Counsel

LL.B.

Bengaluru

Ricab Chand has been practicing law for over 17 years and has extensive experience in the field of civil and commercial litigation.

He completed BBM (Bachelors of Business Management) from PSG College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore in the year 2000, followed by LLB (Bachelors of Law) from Symbiosis Societys Law College in the year 2004. He began his career as Litigation Associate with Mulla & Mulla & Cragie Blunt and Caroe, Mumbai and Litigation Associate at DSK Legal, Mumbai. Thereafter, he has been doing litigation and did counsel practice for several years in and from the chambers of Senior Counsel Mr. Arshad Hidayatullah and did several matters before various High Courts, Tribunals and Administrative Authorities.

He appears regularly in the High Courts, Trial Courts and various Tribunals in Bangalore and Mumbai. He has practiced extensively in the field of civil and commercial litigation including in Writ Petitions, Indirect Taxation, Arbitrations, Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, IPR.

He has represented clients not only from the private sector but has also represented government entities. His range of clientele and his experience give him a well-rounded approach for strategizing and conducting litigation in both courts and other dispute resolution fora.

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Deepak Biswas

Of Counsel

BSL, LL.B.

New Delhi

A lawyer with over 12 years experience in the corporate/commercial sphere. Deepak has worked in both the corporate and litigation space. He works with clients across the range of their legal requirements, both litigious and non-litigious. He has represented clients before various fora, including trial courts, multiple High Courts, tribunals and quasi-judicial fora, as well as the Supreme Court of India.

He also has valuable experience in niche areas, including the Electricity & Regulatory space, as well as in the Banking & Finance sector.

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Darshit Jain

Of Counsel

LL.B from Mumbai University
LL.M in Constitutional Law from the Kirit P. Mehta School of Law, NMIMS

New Delhi

Darshit is an Of Counsel at TMT Law Practice. In the year 2019, he received his LL.B degree from Mumbai University and got enrolled with the Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa to begin his practice as a litigating lawyer. He also acquired his masters degree in law (LL.M) in Constitutional Law from the Kirit P. Mehta School of Law, NMIMS, in 2020. With over three years of industry experience, his primary area of practice is Commercial and General Litigation.
Darshit previously worked in criminal and civil litigation, matrimonial disputes, and dispute resolution before joining TMT Law Practice. His work included drafting of various applications, advising and client handling, appearing and arguing before court of law etc. He has appeared before numerous courts and tribunals and successfully argued the cases, resulting in several reported judgments bearing his name. He has also had experience advising on constitutional issues, white-collar crimes and issues pertaining to special acts.
Away from law he likes to spend his time listening to music & watching sports.

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