Ankoosh K Mehta

Partner (Co-Head– White collar & Investigation)

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Ankoosh has advisory and litigation experience of over 18 years with focus on corporate and commercial disputes and white collar crime litigation.

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Qualifications

  • 2002 Solicitors
  • 2002 LL.B, LL.M, Mumbai University
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Expertise

Practice Areas

  • Disputes
  • White Collar/Investigations

He has advised domestic and international clients on a variety of contractual disputes, notably related to infrastructure and construction sectors, employment disputes, real estate, insolvency and private client practice related litigation.

He regularly appears in arbitrations, courts (including the High Courts, the Supreme Court, National Company Law Tribunals, National Company Law Appellate Tribunal) and other regulatory forums, across the country.

Additionally, he focuses on the white collar crimes practice and has advised and represented clients in criminal proceedings before various central and state government authorities and investigative agencies (including Central Bureau of Investigation, Criminal Investigation Department (Cyber Crime), Economic Offences Wing, Directorate of Revenue Intelligence and senior police officials.

Ankoosh’s areas of interest include arbitration, insolvency and bankruptcy law, succession law related issues and corporate frauds. He has been a guest speaker at distinguished forums on various topics including alternate dispute resolution, property laws, succession laws and trust laws. He has also been actively involved with the Firm’s initiatives in the private client practice.

Professional Experience

  • Acted for a leading state owned gas-exploration corporation in an arbitration in respect of disputes arising out of an exploration contract entered into with a European company.
  • Acted for a Japanese steel manufacturing company in relation to disputes arising out of a technical assistance agreement with an Indian public company.
  • Acted for a leading foreign multinational company wherein he advised the entity on a range of issues including criminal and regulatory exposure arising out of a fraud.

Awards & Recognition:

  • “Recommended lawyer” for White collar crime, Legal 500 2023
  • “Future Star” for Commercial & transaction, Benchmark Litigation 2023

Memberships

  • Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa, India
  • Bombay Incorporate Laws Society, India
  • Solicitor

Qualifications

  • 2002 Solicitors
  • 2002 LL.B, LL.M, Mumbai University
expertise

Expertise

Practice Areas

  • Disputes
  • White Collar/Investigations