Akshat specializes in handling sector specific commercial litigation and his primary focus area is regulatory proceedings before statutory authorities, tribunals and courts.
Akshat handles varied aspects of legal, regulatory and policy issues, some of which include:
• Evaluation of contractual arrangements / regulatory & legal framework to facilitate compliance, and advising clients on processes to avoid / mitigate risks in the conduct of business.
• Providing strategic advice and anchoring disputes on regulatory issues such as generation and distribution tariff(s), change in law issues, parallel licensing issues, open access, transmission infrastructure, captive power plant and allied issues, both for conventional and renewable energy power plants.
• Advising clients on issues related to emission standards and risk mitigation in terms of applicable Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change directions.
• Consulted by generating companies, distribution utilities, traders on risk mitigation and advisory, analysing policy decisions, regulations and its impact.
Akshat recently advised and represented a generating company in arbitration proceedings and successfully defended the claim for liquidated damages against the company.
Akshat has been practicing law since 2010.
B.B.A.LLB, Symbiosis Law School, Pune
Last Updated on 1st April 2020