Prasanth has been specialising in litigation and arbitration practice since his graduation in 2005 from the first batch of the National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata.
He has dealt with disputes related to a wide range of legal subjects like company, contract, property and real estate, partnership, trust, intellectual property, banking, infrastructure, energy, consumer protection, land acquisitions, public procurements, labour, foreign exchange, excise, partition, infrastructure and arbitration laws.
Prashanth has extensive experience of appearing and conducting matters before various courts, tribunals and quasi-judicial bodies in cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Jaipur, Allahabad, and Chandigarh.
Some of the key assignments handled by him include writs, writ appeals and special leave petitions in relation to various disputes concerning the operations of a large sugar factory in Karnataka, a highly contested shareholders’ dispute in India triggered by the take-over in Switzerland of the parent company of an Indian shareholder, a high-stake enforcement directorate proceeding against an Indian software giant based in Bangalore, arbitration arising out of a promoters’ share-purchase agreement in relation to the company holding one of the largest business parks in Bangalore, an international commercial arbitration concerning a large infrastructure project in Jamshedpur, various interconnected litigations arising out of inter se disputes between the trustees of the trust managing a large hospital group in Mumbai, handling advisory and litigation matters in relation to disputes between the management and the trade-unions in a technology company held in India by a large Japanese business group etc.
He worked for five years at the New Delhi branch of Paras Kuhad & Associates. Thereafter, he worked for a brief period with KLaw before joining JSA in April 2011. He became a partner at JSA in 2016.
Last Updated on 15th September 2020