Nishant is heading the firm’s Criminal Litigation, Family Laws & Alternative Dispute Resolution practice. Before establishing the firm, he had worked as an independent practitioner, except for a brief period when he was associated with the law firm Lexport where he had independently handled complex Company Law, Arbitration and Taxation (Indirect) matters. He has been regularly appearing in criminal matters involving Murder, Sexual offences, ATS, AATS, FI, CBI, White Collar- EOW, CB, SFIO prosecutions- as defence lawyer at pre-trial (Bail), trial and appellate stages-right from District Courts to the Supreme Court of India.
He has wide experience in handling Family and Matrimonial disputes-DV Act, Maintenance, 498A IPC, Child Custody and HMA petitions- representing both the sides. Writ practice- both Civil/ Service maters and Criminal Writs- is an area specialized by him. He is well experienced in 138 NI Act trials and appeals. He has also been successfully handling consumer complaints and preferring Revision Petitions and Execution Applications at Delhi State Consumer Dispute Redressal Commission; National Consumer Dispute Redressal Commission (NCDRC). He has also been successfully appearing for clients in complex/ technical Arbitration proceedings, cutting across various sectors and at seats across various metro cities in India.
He is a well-known figure in the Lawyers’ circle in Delhi and has conducted proceedings for/ against some of the top political leaders and media personalities of India. He has been regularly appointed by various Courts in Delhi as Court Receiver and Local Commissioner for taking possession, filing ground report and to record evidence. He is also regularly invited by various Law Colleges in the country to be a judge at their prestigious Moot Court Competitions and for grooming the budding lawyers in the art of lawyering. He is an avid writer and commentator and his views are often featured in the leading newspapers, magazine and journals of the country.