Our Team

Ajay Kumar Tandon

Managing Partner

In active practice since 1983, Ajay focuses principally on the corporate and business laws practice. As a graduate in commerce and law, he has successfully demonstrated his analytical skills during drafting and vetting of corporate agreements, MOUs, etc., which brought bounties to the clients.

As Senior Mediator with Delhi High Court Mediation and Conciliation Centre, Ajay has handled various dispute resolution and conciliation related issues.

He has successfully argued numerous matters in various courts, tribunals and fora involving complex questions of law in multi sectors like corporate, arbitration, property, banking, insurance, contract, agency, recovery, negotiable instruments, labour, municipal laws etc.

Sunil Kumar Gandhi

Senior Partner

A civil and criminal law practitioner, Sunil has extensive experience since 1982, in banking and securitization, corporate, foreign investments, mergers and acquisitions, arbitrations, insurance, real estate, collaborations and joint venture agreements. He has also:

  • Been appearing in various Courts, tribunals and fora in Property Laws, labour, matrimonial, motor accidents, tele-communications, etc matters.
  • Been associated with some very big prestigious projects on behalf of Bank of India involving drafting of documents for finance and security for Narmada Hydroelectric Development Corporation Limited, Unitech Limited, DLF Limited, etc.
  • Rendered legal advice on assignment of assets to Asset Reconstruction Companies including ACE enterprises, ARCIL, Edelweiss, IFCI etc.

Saran Suri

Senior Partner

Saran has vast expertise and diligence in areas like commercial laws, property laws, alternate dispute resolution, contractual fields as well as direct and indirect taxes, customs, RBI laws. He has represented various public and private sector bodies like FICCI, PHD Chambers of Commerce, etc.

He has successfully pleaded and argued matters before various courts, arbitrators, tribunals and other fora including Competition Commission of India (CCI) [former MRTP Commission], Consumer Courts, etc.

He has been actively associated in rendering legal advice and handling court cases & arbitration matters for various Banks, FIs and PSUs viz. Oriental Bank of Commerce, State Bank of India, State Bank of Maharashtra, ITDC, STC, IOC, BPCL, National Insurance etc. He has expertise in the field of loan documentation, syndication, due diligence, title search comprising evaluation and drafting of documents, security agreements and deeds, security documents of large infrastructure projects, consortium as well as multiple banking arrangements, commercial contracts, BOT Agreements etc.

He has got vast experience in takeovers, amalgamations, mergers and acquisitions, having dealt with statutory mergers of Punjab Cooperative Bank, Bari Doab Bank, Global Trust Bank with Oriental Bank of Commerce as well as documentation with respect to merger of Writers group of companies.

Manjula Gandhi

Senior Partner

In active practice since 1986, Manjula has appeared in different courts and fora in Delhi and across the country, including CCI, TDSAT, DRAT and Consumer fora. She is a versatile lawyer who has attained expertise in diverse fields of law including arbitration, banking, corporate law, property law, intellectual property rights (IPR), matrimonial laws, criminal laws etc.

She has been actively associated with all kinds of work relating to IPR, including audit, filing of registration applications for trademarks, designs, copyrights, etc. She has successfully contested litigation pertaining to infringement, passing off and piracy.

She has applied her talent to deftly drafting and vetting of contracts, agreements, MOUs, intellectual property valuation and monetization, merger and acquisition agreements.

Rajiv Khurana

CMC, FIMC Mentor

International Management Consultant and Trainer, Board Advisor, Author, Venture Mentor, Social Entrepreneur, vlogger…

Rajesh Harnal

Senior Consultant

Rajesh is in active practice since 1981 and is an expert in criminal, personal and property laws.

He has appeared in different courts and fora across the country. Thoroughly analytical and in-depth in approach, Rajesh has been able to resolve extremely complex and intricate issues.

Lalit Gupta

Senior Consultant

A professional with experience in Legal Operations of corporate sector from 1984-2016, with expertise in planning, strategizing, decision making and implementation.

Exhibited excellence in providing legal advisory services; spearheaded one of the most complex and contested litigations in Indian corporate history.

Successfully handled restructuring of companies/businesses/debts through complex mergers, de-mergers and scheme of arrangement with the creditors.

Skilled in commercial laws and evolving corporate plans for reviewing and drafting of legal documents, cross border agreements & contracts.

Also handled litigations under a variety of legislations like Companies Act, IPR, Contract Act, Negotiable Instruments Act, Arbitration Act, Banking Laws, Criminal & Pollution matters, Indirect Tax & other Commercial Laws before various Courts & other fora around the Country.

Venu Gopaalan Nair

Senior Consultant

Venu offers Consulting & Advisory in the matters related to Complete EXIM for new entrants and for existing Corporations on Customs, DRI, Foreign Trade Policy etc.

He brings on table hands-on approach to various challenges faced by industry in the area of EXIM and International Trade / Logistics. Having worked in Engineering / International FMCG / International Trade / International Logistics, servicing transnational Corporations he understand the limitations & pain areas of the Client to work out a suitable solution within the allowed parameters.

The Industry segments serviced are Steel, FMCG, Automobile, Automobile Components, Pharmaceutical, Energy, Chemicals, Plastics & Resins, Hygienic & Green Room products, Consumer Durables, Textile, SEZ etc.