V. Srinivasa Raghavan

Senior Counsel, Bengaluru


India (Advocate)

B.A. LL.B. (Hons.) National Law School of India University, Bengaluru (1996)

Prior to his designation as Senior Counsel, Raghavan headed the Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice and has over 20 years’ experience litigating complex disputes for major clients including Indian and multi-national corporations, high net worth individuals and government authorities. 

He has a broad trial and appellate practice, having represented domestic and international clients as a lead counsel on a range of complex matters, including claims for damages, the enforcement of a variety of commercial and contractual obligations, interim measures, enforcement and challenges to arbitral awards, intellectual property rights, electricity laws, debt recovery, white collar crimes, real estate, tenders and matters involving review of governmental and administrative actions.

Raghavan has handled several complex domestic and international arbitrations relating to the enforcement of joint venture agreements, shareholder agreements and other commercial contracts.

He has also advised and represented clients in matters involving winding-up, oppression and mismanagement, share transfers, the reduction of share capital, mergers and others schemes of arrangement with shareholders and creditors.

Raghavan is routinely briefed in matters before various forums and has established himself as one India's leading counsels and the Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific Guide and Chambers & Partners Global Guide has listed Raghavan in Band 1 for Dispute Resolution. 

He has been consistently recognised as ‘one of the leading lawyers of India’ for Dispute Resolution by Asialaw Profiles and Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific Guide.

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific (2017) lists Raghavan as a recommended lawyer for Dispute Resolution. He is also a member of the User Council of Singapore International Arbitration Centre. 

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