Manisha Chaudhary

B.A.; LL.B. (Hons.) | LL.M. (Cornell)
manisha.chaudhary@ukca.in

Background

Manisha is a Master of Laws graduate from the prestigious Ivy League Cornell University Law School, United States. She read law at the prominent Amity Law School and also holds a certificate in Corporate Law and Governance from the renowned London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom

Experience

Manisha is the Managing Partner at UKCA and brings to the firm an extensive view of Corporate Laws from the biggest players around the world. She has the experience of working with some of the top lawyers and law firms of the country prior to joining UKCA. While at Cornell, she was under the guidance of the top lawyers and management professionals from New York City thus gaining tremendous insight on the corporate and legal culture in America.

Her forte lies in the field of Negotiations, Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate and Commercial Litigation and General Corporate Advisory. She has also been handling matters relating to Capital and Financial Markets Regulations before various authorities. Manisha also vast experience in the field of Competition Law.  She has been a part of the Corporate Law Committee at PHDCCI and had been akin with organising various workshops on Companies Act, 2013. She regularly appears before various tribunals such as the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) and it Appellate Authority (NCLAT), Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) and Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT), Competition Commission of India (CCI), and High Courts of various states and the Supreme Court of India.

Manisha is an avid writer and has many published articles in various legal and corporate magazines. She has also presented varied subjects at seminars held all over India. Manisha has been at the forefront of enhancing legal education and is regular guest lecturer at various law schools and judge at moot courts.

She is actively involved in helping various start-ups with their legal issues and funding and works pro bono for social enterprises in order to help them better serve the general public. Children rights and women empowerment are two other subjects that are very close to her heart.

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Manisha Chaudhary

Manisha Chaudhary

B.A.; LL.B. (Hons.) | LL.M. (Cornell)

N. Raja Singh

B.A.; LL.B. (HONS.)
raja.singh@ukca.in

Background

Raja has pursued his LL.B. (Hons.) from Jiwaji University, Madhya Pradesh and has been practicing with UKCA for over 12 years. He is a senior partner at UKCA and heads the banking, civil and general commercials litigations of the firm. He is a member of Delhi High Court Bar Association, Bar Association of Debt Recovery Tribunal and INSOL India.

Experience

Raja Singh has vast experience in banking, civil, competition, general corporate laws, alternate dispute resolution, writs, mortgage laws, real estate laws, family laws, employment and labour laws.

Over the last decade of his expansive litigation practice, he has handled and has been involved in significant high profile cases. He has been working closely with a number of Stock Exchanges in India, advising day-to-day legal hurdles arising out of regulations, rules, byelaws and regulatory laws. Under his guidance, the firm has dealt with several cases arising out of derivative transactions before various forums and courts and have received favourable orders.

Raja has represented over a dozen underwriters all over India, in one of the largest Arbitral Proceedings in PHD Chamber of Commerce relating to IPO’s disputes, which was eventually settled between the parties.

Raja Singh has been appointed time and again as an Alternate Chairperson for the Court convened meeting for mergers by Hon’ble Delhi High Court and also as Local Commissioner and Auctioneer by the Ld. Debt Recovery Tribunal, Delhi. Raja also liaisons in good faith, with the officers at the Competition Commission of India (CCI) and its appellate authority.

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N. Raja Singh

N. Raja Singh

B.A.; LL.B. (HONS.)

Naveen Dahiya

LL.B. (HONS.) | LL.M. (Business Laws)
naveen.dahiya@ukca.in

Background

Naveen holds a LL.B. (Hons.) degree from IP University and a Masters degree in corporate/ business laws from National Law School, Bangalore. Naveen has vast experience in advising the clients in the areas of corporate commercial laws, real estate, corporate advisory and litigation.

 

Experience

Naveen specializes in Public and Private – Mergers & Acquisitions, including De-mergers, restructuring of business, Asset & Share Purchase deals, Joint Ventures and Strategic alliances, Company Law Litigation, Intellectual Property and Civil Writs.

The experience garnered over the years of practice makes him understand the intrinsic issues that arise in major transactions and enables him to provide solutions to resolve these issues. In addition to the mergers, acquisitions and restructuring practice Naveen continues to remains engaged in providing general corporate/ commercial advisory services. He has also been regularly representing several clients before various courts/ tribunals across the country including Supreme Court of India, High Court(s), Company Law Board (CLB), Debts Recovery Tribunal (DRT), BIFR etc.

Naveen is a frequent speaker at several conferences and seminars organized by leading industry, institutions, and chambers on subjects like M&A, Takeover Code, structuring of Joint Ventures, Corporate governance etc.

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Naveen Dahiya

Naveen Dahiya

LL.B. (HONS.) | LL.M. (Business Laws)

Avanti T. Chandele

B.A.; LL.B | Diploma in Corporate Laws
avanti.chandele@ukca.in

Background

Avanti graduated with distinction from Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune where she pursued an integrated course in Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws. She also holds a Diploma in Corporate laws

 

Experience

Avanti Chandele is a brilliant and meticulous professional with over ten years of focused experience in corporate litigation, advisory and transactional work. Currently a Partner at UKCA, she is handling many high stake matters. During her law school days Avanti has interned with many prestigious law firms and chambers.

She has been appearing regularly before various courts and tribunals including Company Law Boards, High Courts, Supreme Court and various other forums/ courts while dealing with transactional work for clients on joint ventures, mergers and due diligence as well. Avanti has spear headed numerous litigations in a short span of time.

Prior to joining UKCA, she was associated with a chamber at the Supreme Court of India and has had experience of working on constitutional, property, recovery, and service and writ jurisdictions.

Her diversified experience has endowed her with leadership skills, intellect and pragmatism that aid her in dealing with the challenges of the profession and leading the UKCA team. Avanti has also been invited at various seminars to speak on corporate laws and related topics.

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Avanti T. Chandele

Avanti T. Chandele

B.A.; LL.B | Diploma in Corporate Laws