22 June 2017, Thursday

ALMT Legal Partners

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Hitesh Jain

Senior Partner

1st Floor,Free Press House
215 Free Press Journal Marg
Nariman Point
Mumbai 400 021
India

Tel:  +91 22 4001 0000
Fax: +91 22 4001 0001

hjain@almtlegal.com

Area of Practice
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Media
  • Entertainment and Sports
  • Intellectual Property
  • Real Estate
Hitesh is a litigation lawyer with several years of experience in all branches of litigation- civil, criminal, commercial and constitutional matters. He heads the Dispute Resolution, Real Estate and Entertainment law practices at ALMT Legal.

He has represented clients in the Supreme Court of India, various High Courts in India, district courts (civil, criminal and rent act matters), consumer forums, competition commission, TDSAT, etc., and arbitration proceedings both ad hoc arbitration and institutional arbitration such as those conducted under the LCIA, ICC, SIAC, etc. He has led several high profile litigation matters appearing in the Supreme Court of India, various High Courts throughout India both on the original and appellate side and overseas.

Hitesh was enrolled as an advocate of the Bar Council of Maharastra and Goa in 1995 after completing his LLB from Symbiosis Law College in Pune. In 1996, he attained his LLM in international commercial and corporate laws from the London School of Economics in the UK.

He has advised clients on a range of contentious issues including international corporate commercial transactions, banking and labour matters. He has also advised on real estate transactions, property and intellectually property matters. He has advised pharmaceutical companies as well as several multinationals across various industrials sectors. Hitesh also has experience with sports law and is advising various sports authorities in India. Hitesh has also been involved with arbitration proceedings in India and abroad.

He has acted for several contentious matters that have been widely reported by both the national and international press and his involvement can be noted in relation to the Commonwealth Games, the Indian Olympic Authority, the BCCI and Hockey India along with several corporate battles.

He was a visiting faculty member of Government Law College apart from delivering guest lectures at different law schools.

Hitesh has also authored numerous articles for prestigious legal journals including the World Sports Law Journal and for the Competition Commission of India.

He has participated in international conferences and accompanied various business delegations overseas speaking on various aspects of Indian law and jurisdiction and was also invited to participate in the Indo-British Parliamentary Trust Program in the UK.
 

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