Session details

The Fundamentals of International Legal Business Practice

15 Feb 2017

Trident Hotel, Nariman Point

Session information

Adjudication of corporate/commercial disputes - are courts equipped?
Trident Hotel, Nariman Point


Asia Pacific Regional Forum (Lead)
Young Lawyers' Committee (Lead)


The panel will discuss: (a) delays in the judicial system and its impact on corporate/commercial disputes; (b) training/expertise of judges in handling corporate/commercial disputes; (b) manner of recording of oral evidence in courts (for e.g., Indian courts); (d) transfer of judges and moving of roster; (e) recent constitution of commercial courts in India and its impact; and (f) changes to Indian insolvency laws. Speakers Laurence Lieberman Taylor Wessing, London Amir Singh Pasrich I.L.A. Pasrich & Company, New Delhi; IBA LPD Council Member Sherina Petit Norton Rose Fulbright, London Birendra Saraf Senior Counsel, Bombay High Court

Session / Workshop Chair(s)

Amir Z. Pasrich I.L.A. Pasrich & Company, Delhi, India; Co-opted Member, Bar Issues Commission Policy Committee


Laurence Lieberman Taylor Wessing LLP, London, England
Sherina Petit Norton Rose Fulbright LLP, London, England
Birendra Saraf Bombay High Court, Mumbai, India
Vivek Vashi Vashi And Vashi, Mumbai, India