Nikhil Sharma

Nikhil Sharma, Partner, JSA

Nikhil’s key focus area is Disputes. He has extensive experience in evaluation of regulatory and legal framework to facilitate compliance; providing strategic advice on processes to mitigate risks; conducting matters before Supreme Court, High Court of Delhi, District Courts, Municipal Taxation Tribunal and various statutory authorities.

Since 2009, Nikhil has gained experience in dealing with disputes arising in various regulated sectors. Prior to his current practice, Nikhil was practicing with an Advocate–on– Record in Supreme Court where he gained special insights in the field of Securities & Capital Markets and allied regulatory framework.

 

Memberships

  • Supreme Court Bar Association
  • Delhi High Court Bar Association
  • Bar Council of Delhi

 

Education

B.A., L.L.B., Army Institute of Law, Mohali, Punjab, India

 

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi

Nikhil has advised and assisted in matters related to:

  • Reform and restructuring of Electricity Department, State of Manipur.
  • Compliances in respect of safety requirements and construction standards specified for electrical works.
  • Establishment and shifting of electricity distribution network.
  • CAG Audit of the private electricity distribution companies in the NCT of Delhi.
  • Transfer of network and consumers from one electricity distribution utility to another.
  • Service / Employment law with special reference to reform and re-structuring of electricity utilities and attendant issues relating to terminal benefits.
  • Issues relating to Municipal Taxation, introduction of E-Vehicles in NCT of Delhi.
  • Public Interest Litigations dealing with environmental and other public utility services.