Interviews

‘It’s a myth that good legal advice comes at prohibitive costs. A lot of heartburn can be avoided if documents are entered into with proper legal advice and with due negotiations.’ – Archana Balasubramanian

Archana Balasubramanian is the founding partner of Agama Law Associates, a Mumbai-based corporate law firm which...

In Conversation with Prof. (Dr.) V.C. Vivekanandan, Vice Chancellor, Hidayatullah National Law University, Chhattisgarh

August 10, 2021 Prof. (Dr.) V.C. Vivekanandan has three decades of teaching and research experience...

In Conversation with Prof. (Dr.) G S Bajpai, Vice-Chancellor, Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law (RGNUL), Punjab

August 03, 2021 With more than thirty years of professional experience as an author, researcher,...

‘Working in different jurisdictions helped me a lot in developing my personal skills, widening my network, and acquiring specialist knowledge.’ – Priyanshu Kumar

July 30, 2021 Priyanshu Kumar has over 16 years of career experience in providing legal...

‘IP lawyers are now competing with timelines generated by an AI-driven world, in terms of commercialising business’ intangible assets. This brings up larger volumes of work to deal with on more competitive timelines.’ — Sujata Chaudhri

Sujata Chaudhri is the Founder, Owner and Managing Partner at Sujata Chaudhri IP Attorneys and...

“Perception and prejudice, which have come to surround individuals accused of white-collar crimes, are a major challenge. Unsubstantiated and ludicrous amounts of money are often projected as having been cheated or laundered.” – Abhir Datt

June 30, 2021 Abhir Datt is a lawyer practicing in Delhi, mainly in the areas...

‘In a few years, India’s arbitration institutions will be a force to reckon with and will be comparable to the LCIA, SIAC or the HKIAC. We have a lot of homegrown talent practicing arbitration in India. India as a destination for arbitration will be much more cost efficient than London or Singapore.’ – Som Mandal

Mr Som Mandal is the Managing Partner of Fox Mandal, India’s oldest law firm that...

Due to the pandemic, protecting the company’s reputation and bottom line are going to be the major focus areas during the next few years for all lawyers working as in-house counsels. – Rahul Singh

Rahul Singh is a lawyer with 20 years of professional experience.  Currently working as Head of...

‘Given the level of automation today, repetitive routine tasks are going to go. Analytical skills, strategy, problem-solving are coming to the forefront. Ability to interact with technology is critical and definitely changing legal services and how law students will deliver these services.’

An Interview with Prof (Dr) Amit Jain, Pro- Vice Chancellor of Amity University, Rajasthan and...

“The IT infrastructure available with District Courts must be upgraded to enable effective and smooth functioning of the hybrid system via VC hearing.” – Satyam Thareja

Satyam Thareja is a post-graduate of Indian Law Institute, New Delhi (2015) & graduate of...