Shodhan Babu

Shodhan Babu

Corporate & Regulatory Advisory

  • Cross-Border Investment Advisory
  • Fiscal Regulatory Representations
  • Insider Trading Prevention and Compliance
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Securities Market Regulation
  • Transaction Structuring and Investment Advisory

Shodhan is the founding partner of the firm, is based out of Bangalore, and specialises in dispute resolution & litigation matters. Shodhan started his career in the Supreme Court of India, and other Courts at New Delhi. Shodhan presently practices before the Karnataka High Court, and other Courts at Bengaluru. Shodhan has previously assisted a member of the Law Commission of India and has also contributed to the Annual Survey of Indian Laws. Throughout his career, Shodhan has gathered significant experience in all major jurisdictions in India, ie, Bengaluru, Mumbai, and New Delhi and therefore, provides location agnostic advise and representation in litigations and disputes involving his clients.

Shodhan regularly handles complex regulatory litigation matters which have legal and commercial implications on his clients and the market at large. Shodhan advises clients on commercial disputes and arbitration matters and has extensive experience in successfully handling such matters with an eye on commercial objectives set out by the client. Shodhan is an expert on electricity and energy laws and has acted on some of the most landmark regulatory disputes involving electricity and energy laws and as such, is one of the most highly regarded practitioners in this space. Shodhan’s expertise in regulatory and commercial litigation combined with his experience at the Supreme Court of India, various High Courts, Appellate Tribunals at New Delhi, lower Regulatory Tribunals and Commissions, Arbitral Tribunals, and the Civil Courts make him a natural choice for complex litigations in India.

Further Shodhan has vast experience in handling regulatory and commercial disputes in several sectors and most prominently, the pharmaceutical, technology, education and construction and uses his sector area expertise to navigate the complexities of disputes involving clients operating in these sectors. Shodhan routinely advises and handles complex matters for India’s largest renewable energy generators, electric vehicle companies, taxi aggregators, pharmaceutical & medical device companies, educational institutions, and technology companies before various Courts and Tribunals in India.

Professional Memberships

Bar Council of Karnataka, Member

Educational Qualifications

Masters of Law (L.L.M), Berkeley- School of Law, University of California
Young India Fellowship, IFRE & University of Pennsylvania
Bachelor of Business Administration & Bachelors of Law (B.B.A/LL.B), Symbiosis Law School, Pune, India


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