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Advisory Board

Dr. Vinod Surana

Doctorate in Law (PhD) from the University of Madras; Master of Laws (LLM) from Cornel Law School; PIL from the Harvard University.

CEO & Partner of Surana & Surana International Attorneys, honorary legal adviser to the Taipei Economic and Cultural Center (Consulate of Republic of China – Taiwan), an international lawyer, legal academician, and strategist. Conferred various prestigious awards, such as ‘Rajasthan Yuva Ratna’.
First non-American elected President of the International Law Students Association, USA (1999). Member of the Tamil Nadu government’s Defense & AeroSpace Committee. Founder and Chief Patron of Jain International Trade Organisation (JITO). Co-Chairman, ASSOCHAM’s Southern Region Development Council & ASSOCHAM’s TN Regional Council.
Led eleven CII & FICCI delegations of leading Indian business and Government leaders to countries in the Caribbean & South America, to promote Indian diplomatic, political and business interests in that region.

K. Senguttuvan

Advocate and Managing Partner of Sengu & Paapu Associates, Chennai

A practicing advocate powered by more than two decades of experience in the Industry. He is known for his acumen in understanding the issues and finding simple solutions without complicating the issue. He is also a Cost Accountant and has obtained Specialisation in International Taxation from Singapore University. He has been practicing since 2010 in all legal forums including Madras High Court. He is one Advocate who practices in both Direct and Indirect Tax.

Vasisht Madhav,

B.Com., LL.B. (Hons.)

A Law Graduate currently working in the Compliance Department of a Corporate. An ardent researcher with a determined focus towards, Contractual aspects of the Media and Entertainment Industry, and Data Privacy Laws.

Akash Gupta

B. A., LL.B. (Hons.), LL. M. (International Commercial Arbitration)

Mr. Akash Gupta is working as an Assistant Lecturer at Jindal Global Law School. He teaches Arbitration course, serves as the Faculty Coordinator of the Moot Court Society and Faculty Board Member of the ADR Society. He propagates the use of ADR and mooting advocacy through his Workshop in different law schools across India. Also, he judges the ADR competition and moot competition frequently including Jessup, Vis, Stetson and FDI.

Swathika Rathnachalam

B.Com., LL.B. (Hons.)

A Law Graduate currently practicing in the Madras High Court. She is very dedicated and committed in completing her work, with passion, within the given time frame. Her area of interests include Labour and Industrial Laws.

Shiva Krishnamurti

B.B.A., LL.B. (Hons.)

Associate at one of the Leading Law Firms of Chennai. Practicing advocate in the Madras High Court and the allied courts and tribunal, having special focus in Commercial Litigation, Constitutional Law, and Laws of Interpretation.

Dhakshayanee Srinivasan

B.A., LL.B. (Hons.), LL.M. (Peace Operations, International Humanitarian Law and Conflict)

A Masters student at the National University of Ireland, Galway specializing in International Humanitarian Law, International Peace Support Operations and Conflict. An assiduous researcher focusing on inter-linkages between counter-terrorism laws, international humanitarian law and human rights.