Rakesh K Ojha
B.A. (Hons), Economics, Delhi University, LL.B. Delhi University. Admitted to the Bar in 1995, he is an experienced corporate commercial lawyer who is capable of rendering advice on the broad spectrum of legal problems confronting business in the contemporary Indian environment. He career has spanned a range of legal areas over two decades. He specializes in M&A, corporate finance, infrastructure especially real estate, power and telecommunications, I.T enabled businesses including Outsourcing and human resource law. He advises on IPR.
His corporate reorganizations and restructuring practice give to him extensive experience of all court centric actions, procedures and practices. He manages all Corporate and Commercial Litigation at all litigation levels from the trial to the Supreme Court of India and leads all interactions with external court counsel. He is experienced in leading tribunal centric litigation including National Company Law Tribunal, National Company Law Appellate Tribunal and the Competition Commission of India. He has an excellent track record in domestic and international commercial arbitration and dispute resolution.
Senior Advocate, Legal Advisor
B.Sc. (Hons.) from Ramjas University, Delhi University in 1989. LLB. (Hons.) from Campus Law Centre, Delhi University in 1993. Admitted to the Bar in 1994, he is a diligent and hard-working lawyer with a demonstrated history of working in diverse areas. He has an expertise in arguing complex cases with over 25 years of experience and has a proven ability to represent his clients in complex and challenging environments.
He has held various key positions in a multitude of different organizations throughout his career, such as the position of Chairman of the Jharkhand State bar Council from the year 2012 to 2017, the position of Additional Advocate General of Jharkhand from the year 2011 to 2012, and before that, the position of Government Advocate, Jharkhand from the year 2008 to 2009. He was designated as a Senior Advocate on 30th April 2015. Prior to this, he worked extensively on behalf of the Central Government during 1995-1997 and was associated with the Senior Standing Counsel, Central Government. He has also been a panel counsel of Heavy Engineering Corporation, Steel Authority of India Limited (Bokaro Steel Plant), Tata Steel and Others.
He has domain expertise in Insolvency matters, Corporate and Labor Law matters. He has extensive experience of arguing matters related to the Constitution of India, various Arbitration, Company and other Civil and Criminal Cases and has appeared before various High Courts, the Supreme Court of India, National Company Law Tribunal, National Company Law Appellate Tribunal, National Green Tribunal, National Consumer Dispute Resolution Committee etc.