professionals
  2 Chennai 2 Bangalore
  2 Hyderabad 2 Cochin
  2 Delhi & Mumbai    
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Professionals

Most of our advocates and legal consultants have a managerial background in addition to their legal knowledge and experience and are professed in handling issues that require a thorough understanding of the corporate and legal environment all over India.

 
 
CHENNAI (Headquarters):  
 
 
N. V. SRINIVASAN, B.Sc., B.L., M.Phil. (FOUNDER AND CHIEF CONSULTANT)  

N.V. Srinivasan commenced his legal practice before the High Court of Madras in 1972, and has specialized in Taxation, Insurance Commercial Laws and Labour Legislation, ever since. He served Canara Bank and ANZ Grindlays Bank in the areas of legal / labour management and was responsible for strategic planning and appeared before various legal fora on behalf of the banks.

As the former Director of ANZ Grindlays Bank, Srinivasan was part of the Core Senior Management Team, which was involved in business process re-engineering that resulted in restructuring. He has also been a member of the Negotiating Committee of Indian Bank’s Association, an apex body of the Banking Industry in India.

Srinivasan has vast exposure in Commercial Laws, Conveyancing, Company Laws, Commercial Arbitration, Banking and Finance, Transfer of Property Act, Intellectual Property, Cyber Laws and Organizational Restructuring, Employee Management and many other areas. He has also participated in International Law Seminars at The Hague Academy, The Hague, Holland.

His professional memberships include:
  • Executive Committee Member of Indo-American Chamber of Commerce - Tamil Nadu
  • Member of Executive Council of Indo-Australian Chamber of Commerce - India
  • Life Member of National Institute of Personnel Management - India
  • Life Member of Indian Society for Training and Development - India
  • Life Member of Industrial Relations Association - India
  • Industrial Relations Association - Global
Srinivasan was also part of the Indo-American Trade Delegation, when he gave a presentation on the Indian Legal System to a large corporate audience in the United States, highlighting the legal issues and opportunities for investment in India. Additionally, he was also part of the Indo-Australian Trade Delegation in 2008, when he presented the opportunities for Investment into India and vice versa. In addition, he also had one-to-one meetings with a number of corporates, which were organized by the Australia-India Business Council with a view to provide legal support, compliance management and corporate governance, apart from conducting due diligence.

Srinivasan has also contributed journal articles about investment prospects for international corporations in India. Additionally, he has also been engaged in delivering lectures for management professionals, organized by various trade bodies.

N.V.Srinivasan
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R. BALAKUMAR, B.A., B.L., PG Dip in Law (Banking, Labour Company)  

Specialized in Civil and Commercial Laws, Consumer Laws, Property Laws, Conveyancing, Banking Laws, Labour Laws and was involved in Security Documentation for various Banking products and as well as Commercial Contracts. He was the head of the legal department of Canara Bank, a leading Nationalized Bank at its headquarters, Bangalore. In this capacity he advised all regions in India, prior to joining practice, and handled all legal issues resulting in application interpretation of various laws. He has also handled disciplinary matters for the Bank.

 
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P. S. CHANDRASEKHAR, B.Com., B.L., CAIIB-Part I

 

Specialized in Civil and Commercial Laws, Property Laws with particular reference to property title, scrutiny and documentation, Conveyancing, Banking Laws, Labour Laws and was involved in Security Documentation for various Banking products and Commercial Contracts. He had exposure in the legal division of Canara Bank, a leading Nationalized Bank, at its Chennai and Calcutta offices. He also headed the Personnel departments (Officers) of the Bank at Patna. He also had exposure in the Inspection department of the Bank and has conducted several internal investigations. He is well versed in disciplinary matters. Chandrasekhar is a regular contributor of legal articles in the Tamil monthly called 'Builders Line,' a real estate informative magazine published from Chennai for the benefit of the public.

 
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S. GOVINDAN, M.A. (Economics), M.A. (Politics), B.L., CAIIB, Dip in Industrial Finance, Dip in Cooperation

 

Was a General Manager in Reserve Bank of India, in charge of Department of Supervision, at its Mumbai headquarters. Prior to this, he was a senior executive with Industrial Development Bank of India (IDBI) and Deposit Insurance and Credit Guarantee Corporation (DICGC). He has vast experience in Banking Laws and the Monetary Regulatory process, including company formation and mergers. He also handles issues arising out of applications of Foreign Exchange Management Act and appears before Income Tax and other Tribunals / Boards.

 
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K. M. SHAFEEQ AHMED, B.A., B.L.

 

Specialized in Trademarks, Trade Patents, Customs, Excise, Taxation and Commercial Laws. He has also a good exposure in the areas of Labour Laws and Management with special emphasis on Provident Fund and Gratuity Laws and retrial benefit areas, apart from employee compensation.

 
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G. VENKAT RAMANI, B.A., B.L., ACS.

 

Prior to joining practice, he had a corporate exposure as Company Secretary in Elgi Auto Parts Limited, a manufacturing company, in Zen Global Finance Limited, a Non-Banking Finance Company, and Polaris Software Limited, a software company of international reputation. He specializes in Civil, Commercial, Company and Criminal Laws and Transfer of Property, with special emphasis on conveyancing and security documentation.

 
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K. SWAMINATHAN SUBRAMANIAN, B.A., B.L.

 

After completing his education, he practices in Civil, Commercial, Banking and Criminal Laws. He was working with ICICI Bank as a team leader in charge of Retail Banking and Development (RBD) for a period of two and a half years before joining us and handles all banking related issues for the firm.

 
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BANGALORE  
 
 

S. ANANDA RAO, B.Com., L.L.M, CAIIB, AIB (London) CIF (Branch Head)

 

Specialized in Banking, Civil and especially Commercial Laws, Property Laws, Conveyancing and preparation of documents pertaining to various Banking products and Commercial Contracts. He was a senior executive with Canara Bank and held a high position in a Financial Management Corporation. Has exposure in Criminal Laws with special reference to corporate issues.

 
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P. SHYAM SUNDER, B.Com., B.L.

 

Experienced in handling Civil, Banking, Commercial, Consumer and Service matters and also involved in Documentation and rendering various legal advices to corporates. He has held Senior Position in a Nationalized Bank.

 
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M. A. RAJENDRA, B.A., L.L.B.

 

Was with Karur Vysa Bank as a senior executive and has exposure in Banking / Commercial and Property Laws.

 
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P. S. SHASHI BHUSHAN, B.A., L.L.B.

 

Specialized in Criminal Laws, both technical and non-technical offences, and Civil Laws especially Property Laws and Commercial Laws.

 
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HYDERABAD  

R. RAVI KUMAR, B.A., B.L. (Branch Head)

 

Specialized in Civil, Commercial Laws, Consumer, Labour and Taxation at Hyderabad since 1974 and is currently Standing Counsel for Central Government, assisted by a team of five Advocates.

 
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COCHIN  

V. B. HARI NARAYAN, B.Sc., B.L. (Branch Head)

 

Started practice as a Junior Advocate in the High Court of Kerala and has appeared before the Supreme Court of India, High Court of Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and various Tribunals. He has also conducted cases for several Corporate and Business establishments and deals with all aspects of litigation, contracting, Trademark, Patent and Copyright Registrations. Hari Narayan has served as a Faculty member for the ‘Judgment writing skill enhancement Course’ held during August, 2008 at Dubai for Magistrates of the Federal Capital Territory High Court, Nigeria. He is a Certified Trainer of Junior Chamber International, India, the Charter President for the Rotary Club of Cochin Knights and is also a member of Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG), London.

 
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OUR ASSOCIATES IN DELHI & MUMBAI  
S. N. GUPTA & Co.  
Advocates and Legal Consultants  
Their areas of expertise and experience include Banking & Finance, Project Finance & Private Equity, Mergers & Acquisitions / Corporate Restructuring, Capital Markets, Real Estate, Due Diligence, Will, Executorship & Estate Management, Domestic and International Arbitration, Matrimonial Laws, Consumer Disputes, Commercial and Contractual Disputes, Media Laws & IPR and Economic Offences.

 
NVS & Associates also has Chartered Accountants, who have considerable experience in setting up accounting systems in companies and also provide services such as project finance, venture capital and portfolio management initiatives and direct and indirect taxes.  
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