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IBA Annual Conference Miami 2022

30 Oct - 4 Nov 2022

Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach, USA

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Nusrat Hassan


Nusrat is the Managing Partner at Dentons Link Legal, Mumbai, and his practice area includes M&A (including cross border transactions), private equity investments, joint ventures, general corporate and commercial matters, strategic advisory, ESG and ADR for marquee American, European and Indian business clients. He has seasoned experience across various sectors including IT, TMT, Agriculture and Fintech, Real Estate, Social Infrastructure, Healthcare, Charity and Banking. Nusrat was a founder member of DH Law Associates in 1997, which was amongst the then top ranked firms in India as per the RSG India Rankings. DH Law Associates and Dentons Link Legal merged in the year 2017. With nearly three decades of experience, he has advised international clients on their inbound investments, corporate and commercial transactions, foreign direct investment, complex disputes & regulatory matters, and structuring their entry strategies into the country since India’s post-liberalization time. Having also created a niche for himself in the field of international arbitration, he has led arbitrations in India and Singapore, and holds senior positions on multiple international fora, committees, and task-forces on dispute resolution, construction and grievance redressal. Presently, he is an empanelled arbitrator with the Beijing Arbitration Commission and as an adjudicator in Investor Grievance Redressal Committee at MCX Stock Exchange. He is a ‘Fellow’ of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), London, and an acting Secretary and Director of CIArb, India Branch. He is the Vice Chairman of Agricultural Law Working Group of IBA, a leading member of Bombay Bar Association, India Working Group of IBA, Society of Indian Law Firms, the ex-president of the Association of British Scholars (Mumbai) and a member of Congress of Fellows of Centre of Legal Studies, Austria. A thought leader, Nusrat is an A-list lawyer and has been recommended by leading directories including Legal 500 Asia Pacific and Chambers and Partners, across multiple practice areas. A recipient of the prestigious Chevening Scholarship, he is dual-qualified to practice as a Solicitor in India and England & Wales. He is a frequent speaker at national and international fora on complex legal issues and has also authored articles for prestigious global publications and journals including Kluwer Law International, Juris Publishing and Thomson Reuters. Nusrat resides in Mumbai. He loves travelling and exploring different cultures, cuisines and people across the globe. He is involved in various philanthropic activities.


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