Nikhil Ratti Kapoor

  • Of Counsel
  • nikhil.kapoor@jsalaw.com
  • +91 11 493 70600
  • New Delhi

Nikhil specializes in Dispute Resolution and has over six years of experience in Civil and Commercial Litigation and Arbitration. He has advised clients and has conducted arbitration proceedings in disputes related to construction contracts, business conducting agreements, project development agreements, contract for technology development services, and Production Sharing and Joint Operating Contracts for development of hydrocarbon blocks. He has also represented various stakeholders in insolvency proceedings.

He has experience in drafting pleadings and has been handling litigations in various courts including the Supreme Court of India, High Courts of Delhi and Bombay, National Company Law Tribunals, and the National Consumer Dispute Resolution Commission.

In addition, he has extensive experience in advising on transactions relating to social media management and digital marketing.

Before joining JSA, he was with Mandlik & Partners, Mumbai.

 

Memberships

Bar Council of Delhi

 

Education

B.B.A. LL.B., Symbiosis Law School, Pune

 

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi

Some of the key assignments in these areas handled and being handled by Nikhil amongst others, cover the following:-

  • Advised a Belgian multinational in an ICC Arbitration seated in London arising out of a shareholders’ agreement and in a subsequent challenge against the arbitral award before the English High Court.
  • Advised, acted and secured interim relief on behalf of one of the country’s largest publicly listed chemical manufacturing companies in an arbitration arising out of a technology development services agreement.
  • Represented various HNIs in proceedings before the Bombay High Court, in relation to family assets that are subject matter of a testamentary proceeding under a contested Will.
  • Represented a leading marine engineering and geotechnical services provider in arbitration proceedings arising out of a port construction contract.
  • Advised an Indian multinational engaged in metal forging in relation to the exercise and implementation of exit options available under a private equity investment.
  • Advised and acted on behalf of a leading Mumbai-based real estate developer in relation to insolvency proceedings initiated by a financial creditor, real estate regulatory authority proceedings, and winding up proceedings.
  • Carried out GDPR compliance for a private company engaged in imparting digital solutions for sports-oriented businesses.
  • Assisted in cross-appeals filed before the Delhi High Court by leading Indian and international agricultural biotechnology companies in a dispute pertaining to the patentability of seeds.