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Abhishek Swaroop

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OVERVIEW

Abhishek has a rich experience of over 16 years in handling complex corporate commercial litigations, with special focus on insolvency and bankruptcy, across various Courts / Tribunals in India. He has been regularly advising a number of individual & corporate clients in matters on broad range of corporate commercial issues involving Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code and/or Companies Act and in relation to disputes arising out of joint venture agreements, share purchase agreements, share subscription agreements, etc. as also for scheme of arrangements. He has exposure on all facets of litigation right from the stage of strategizing, drafting and arguing the matters across various forums including Supreme Court, High Courts, National Company Law Tribunal as well as before the Appellate Tribunal, etc.

He has handled some of the biggest litigations under insolvency laws including the pathbreaking case of ArcelorMittal’s acquisition of Essar Steel and continues to advise them on issues at court in relation to Odisha Slurry. Most recently Abhishek was mandated on behalf of Adani group in the dispute involving Mumbai airport takeover by Adani group and is currently advising one of India’s leading diagnostic chains in a claim for damages in an acquisition gone sour. He separately advises several Indian banks, resolution professionals and liquidators on multiple matters also. His strategic clarity allows him to deploy appropriate tactics to achieve the desired outcome at courts, which is easily evidenced by the tremendous success of ArcelorMittal matter, etc.

EXPERIENCE

Dispute Resolution