Meet Our Team
Mr. Shashank Pashine, Co-Founder and Head of Juris Consultants Private Limited. He has immense knowledge and over 8 years of experience in Corporate Legal, Secretarial, Corporate Restructuring, Due Diligence, Corporate
Governance Labour Law, Compliance Audit, foreign collaboration and joint venture services, Capital Market Transaction, Reserve Bank of India and Intellectual Property Laws. Representing the Entities before High Court, NCLT, NCLAT and other judicial authorities related to various matter.
Litigations and appeals in District Courts or High Courts. He also drafted and vetted number of policies, agreements and contracts like, Shareholders Agreement, Share Subscription Agreement, Collaboration Agreement, employment contracts and day to day policies etc. He is an associate member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) (All India Rank 20) and obtained Masters Degree in Commerce (M.Com), Bachelors Degree in Commerce (B.Com) and Bachelors Degree in Law (LL.B).
Before starting his practice he was in employment and holding position of Company Secretary with various Corporate Houses including Capital India Finance Limited, Orris Group, Wave Group etc. to handle corporate matters including Right Issue, Preferential issue, ESOP, NHB Compliances and other advisory matters.
Ms. Ritu Panchal, Co-Founder and Head of Juris Consultants Private Limited. She is a practising Company Secretary and a qualified lawyer. She is passionate about business legislation. She has represented numerous business owners, start-ups, small businesses, and large corporations regarding the establishment of operations in the United States and all across the world,
You can trust her when it comes to Contract Law, Business Law, and Capital Market Law issues. She has knowledge of business creation, corporate mergers and acquisitions, operating agreements, partnership agreements, joint venture agreements, capital and equity planning, joint venture agreements and employment law difficulties.
She has more than six years of expertise negotiating contracts, conducting business operations, and dealing with international legislation. You can get in contact with her if you're seeking for a specialist who can help with the drafting and comprehensive negotiations of your business-related contracts and agreements.
Being a partner in the expansion of companies fascinates her. She has assisted numerous firms with everything from regulatory agency registration to various funding rounds. A select few of the start-up clients she incorporated a few years ago have surpassed all valuation thresholds. Before their initial public offering, Zomato ultimately bought one of them.
She was fortunate in getting one of the startups she worked with into the "UNICORN CLUB."
She has a love for assisting business owners with the establishment of their enterprises and the reinforcement of those foundations through the development of innovative solutions to difficult legal or corporate business-related challenges.
She is a qualified professional who can assist you with comprehensive discussions and resolution of your varied business demands. You can relieve her of the added responsibility, let her handle your legal requirements, and you can concentrate on running your business. She is a highly expressive person with a strong legal academic background who is also adept at performing legal research and creating legal papers.
Mr. Rajiv Rustgi, Mr. Rajiv Rustgi, Co-Founder & Head – Strategy of Juris Consultants Private Limited. He is a Fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and has also obtained Bachelors Degree in Commerce with Honours from University of Delhi. He possesses over 27 years of rich experience in Secretarial, Corporate Restructuring, Due-
Diligence, Merger & Acquisition, Corporate Governance, Financial Market, Compliance Audit, Foreign Collaboration, Joint Venture Services and Capital Market Transactions.
Mr. Rajiv has been dealing with domestic & international clients and has been working with all the top law firms in India and abroad including, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co., AZB & Partners, Chandhiok & Associates, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas & Co. for past 15 years.
He possesses strong leadership and managerial skills and is catalyst in developing individual strength to move the organization forward. In addition, Mr. Rajiv also provide opinions and advisory in devising tax efficient structures, handling tax investigations, direct and indirect taxation and accounting issues. He also holds extensive record of making successful representations before various tax authorities and tribunals (including National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) & National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT).
Mr. Rajiv works with a philosophy of partnering with the clients and not being a distant Service provider.
Ms. Priyanka Shokeen, Head and legal consultant at Juris consultants, she is a Practicing Advocate and qualified company secretary from the Institute of Companies Secretaries of India, M-Com, LL.M., Ph.D. Diploma in International Trade, NCFM certification in financial market and merger and acquisition. She is specialised in Corporate Law, Capital market Laws, Intellectual Property Laws, Labour Laws Compliances and Legal documentation, Drafting of various Policies, Agreements, and Contracts, Pre and Post IPO Due-Diligence, civil law, and family law. she also serves as a guest faculty at various institutions like NIRC, ICSI, and Amity university. she is truly passionate about her work. she has more than 4 years of industry experience and more than 5 years of experience in teaching and research.
Mohd Zafar, has immense knowledge and over 9 years of experience in Corporate Laws, Corporate Restructuring, Due Diligence, Secretarial, Cross Border Investment transactions, Corporate Governance, Compliance Audit, Capital Market Transactions, SEBI Takeovers, Listing of Securities at Stock Exchanges, SEBI Compounding. He has also handled matters pertaining to Merger & Acquisition, Issue of Securities, Right Issue, Preferential Issue and dealing with the Stock Exchanges, regulatory authorities and other advisory matters for listed entities. He was also involved in global business set up services, resolving complex corporate structuring issues, rendering strategic advices and approvals under different laws. He is also practicing in the newly enacted Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code of India.
He is a fellow member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI), holds Bachelors Degree in Commerce (B.Com) and pursuing Bachelors Degree in Law (LL.B). Before starting his practice he was working as Company Secretary and Compliance Officer and was holding position of Head – Compliance Department of large listed conglomerate and was responsible for all secretarial and legal matters.
Ms. Shubhra Gulati has immense knowledge and over 7 years of rich experience in Indirect Tax matters related to GST, Service Tax, Delhi VAT, Excise and Customs. She has earlier worked with Ernst and Young LLP where she was in Statutory Audit division and later worked with S.P. Nagrath & Co. LLP, New Delhi, where she was leading the Indirect Tax team for more than 3 years. She is a hard-working, team oriented individual with commendable leadership skills at the young age of 27. She handles advisory, compliances, structuring, restructuring, due-diligences, health- check ups and representation before authorities in Indirect Tax matters, matters related to conflicts and congruence between corporate laws and taxation laws. She has been dealing with domestic and international clients for past five years and has extensive experience in providing advisory as well as compliance services including tax litigation at various levels.
She is an associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI),
holds Bachelors Degree in Commerce (B. Com) and pursuing Bachelors Degree in Law
(LL.B) from Faculty of Law, Delhi University.
Mr. Vikas Gupta, (Advocate Supreme Court of India), A versatile lawyer with years ofsubstantial experience in drafting, vetting and negotiating Infrastructure Contracts including EPC, Item Rate, BOT, BOOT etc., strong in IPR Law, General Commercial
Contracts and Litigation. A lawyer committed to providing business friendly and practical legal solutions and having valuable experience from contractor's perspective and Owner's perspective. Tenders: Reviewed a large number of Tender Documents of major projects (including EPC, Item Rate, EPCM, DEPC, FEED, Detailed Engineering Services, PMC etc.). Actively advised bidding teams on legal strategy and risk mitigation. Independently and successfully negotiated major contracts of value upwards of 130 Million Euro (Rs.1000 Crores). Post Award: Proactively assisted project management teams in contract management of complex construction contracts. Project Procurement and Subcontracting: Drafted ubcontracts to effectively flow down risk to subcontractors, drafted, vetted and
negotiated vendor contracts. Project Claims: Helped identify claims early, drafted claims, participated in DAB proceedings under FIDIC, Drafted Arbitration claims, assisted external counsel during arbitration and court proceedings.
REAL ESTATE: Hands on knowledge of land procurement, real estate development,
leasing etc. Well acquainted with the land laws of Maharashtra, and North India.
IPR : Well acquainted with the law relating to Trademarks, Copyright, Designs, Patents, Trade Secrets etc. Appeared as main counsel in important IPR litigation before the trial courts, High Court and the Intellectual Property Appellate Board (IPAB) Substantial prior experience as a litigating lawyer in Indian courts, practiced in the trial courts the High
Court and the Supreme Court.
Mrs. Niddhi, Involved in various civil and criminal cases, review, draft and negotiation of contracts, vetting and finalizing of agreements like Master Service Agreement, Consortium Agreement, Tripartite agreements joint venture agreements, shareholders agreement, share purchase agreement, subcontractor agreement, outsourcing agreements, business transfer agreement, equipment purchase and leasing agreements, system installation agreements, consultancy agreement and termination agreement. Have experience of drafting agreements for various real-estate and construction companies such as Concessionaire Agreements, EPC Contracts, Licensing Agreements, Consignment Agreements, Design and Construction Agreements, Annual Maintenance Agreements, etc. creating mortgage, Permission to Mortgage and search of the title of property, MOUs, NDAs and Analyzing of documents, contract management and their legal implications ,etc. consumer cases, matrimonial cases, company law matters, 138 Negotiable Instrument Act matters vetting and finalizing of agreements including Tripartite agreements with Banks, creating mortgage, permission to Mortgage and search of the title of property, MOUs, and analyzing of documents, contract management and their legal implications etc., to acquire of the land and following the procedure for land use change.
Mr. Manu T.R, (Advocate on Record, Supreme Court of India), An Advocate on Record at the Supreme Court of India since last ten years. Representing clients in a wide range of civil, criminal, constitutional, arbitration (domestic and international) and election matters under the original, appellate, and extraordinary jurisdiction of the Supreme Court of India. Practicing before regulatory authorities and national tribunals like Competition Commission of India, National Company Law Tribunal, National Company Law Appellate Tribunal, National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission, etc. Having a vast experience of providing legal services in real estate and construction industries including Sale & Purchase, Commercial Leases & Licenses, Conveyancing, Property Management & Maintenance Contracts, Mortgages, Investigations of Land Title, and advice on structuring real estate investments. Well versed with Corporate Laws including issues pertaining to Mergers and Acquisitions, and Joint Venture Agreements. He also has a complete grip on the subject of Civil and Criminal Appellate Jurisdiction of the High Courts and the Supreme Court of India.
Mr. Tanuj Goyal, is an associate member of ICAI having more than 7.5 years of rich experience in providing end-to-end solutions in direct & indirect taxation, developing and implementing financial systems, devising strategies, processes and controls, and establishing accounting functions and systems. He specializes in devising tax efficient structures, handling tax investigations and providing GST advisory. He has been dealing with domestic and international clients for several years and has extensive experience in providing advisory as well as compliance services including tax litigation at various levels.
He holds Bachelor's Degree in Commerce (B.Com) and Masters Degree in Commerce (M.Com)
Mr. Gagan Deep Mehta, has immense knowledge and over 22 years of rich experience encompassing both litigation and transactional (non-litigation) work, and overall professional experience of over 31 years. transactional experience includes review and drafting of agreements, contracts and documents of all sorts, as well as legal research; whereas courtroom experience covers both civil and criminal trials relating to matters involving contracts, real estate, Cyber Law, Internet, e-Commerce, Loan, Debt Recovery, Lien, Intellectual Property, Labour Disputes, Consumer Disputes, commercial issues, penal offences (Fraud, Cheating, Forgery, Cheque Dishonour, etc.), Civil and Criminal Writs, Legal Notice, Cease and Desist Notice, Demand Notice, etc. employment disputes, arbitration, mediation, conciliation, family law, etc.
He is thoroughly conversant with the laws and legal procedures applicable to not only India but also various jurisdictions in the USA, the UK, Australia and Canada. Since 2007, he have been providing outsourced legal services to clients in these countries.
Before starting practicing law, he held several management positions in different corporate organizations over a period of 9 years.
Mr. Parth Mehta, has immense knowledge and over 6.5 years of experience in legal specifically in Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDA) - Mutual, Unilateral, Joinder/Back to Back Agreements, Benchmarking, etc. * Release Letter or Hold harmless letter * Non-Reliance Letter and Master Non- Reliance Letter * Data Protection Agreements (to ensure compliance under GDPR): Vendor Data Protection Agreements and Client Data Protection Agreements, RFP's and tender documents for India and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Review of Master Service Agreement (MSA), Review of documents (Redact) for submission to the US Federal Government.
He holds Bachelors Degree in Law (LL.B), Before starting his practice he was in employment and holding position of Legal Council with various Corporate Houses including The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), Thomos Reutters, Lex Victa Advocates & Solicitors etc.
Mrs. Shruti Singh, has vast knowledge and over 4.5 years of experience in Corporate Legal, Secretarial, Corporate Listing, Corporate Restructuring, Due Diligence, Labour Laws, and Compliance Audit. She deals with various authorities like Registrar of Companies (ROC), Regional Director (RD), Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA), Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI), Stock Exchanges, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) etc. She also drafted and vetted number of policies, agreements and contracts like, Shareholders Agreement, Share Subscription Agreement, Collaboration Agreement, employment contracts and day to day policies etc.
Mr. Vipin Tiwari, is an associate member of ICSI having more than 5 years of experience. He is a research oriented professional and possesses rich and varied experience in corporate advisory in company law; foreign exchange control laws and SEBI laws, undertaking secretarial compliances, legal due diligences, secretarial audits of prominent listed companies, and representations before regulators.
He has wide exposure in terms of redressal of various Stakeholders dispute and has also made necessary appearances before the Registrar of Companies, Regional Director, NCLT, NCLAT and many other Government Departments and Agencies for quick Resolution.
He is also practicing in handling audit functions, defining compliance dashboards, acting as scrutinizer to shareholders meetings, and related advisory.
He holds Bachelors Degree in Commerce (B.Com), Masters Degree in Commerce (M.Com), Bachelors Degree in Law (LL.B) and Post Graduate Diploma in International Business (PGDIB).