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International Litigation

Cross Border Transactions
Firm of the Year – India,
M&A Today Global Awards

Cross Border Transactions
Firm of the Year – India,
Corporate Live Wire M&A Awards

Cross Border Transactions
Firm of the Year – India,
Acquisition International

Most Innovative Law
Firm of the Year – India,
Acquisition International

Shabbir is a wonderful lawyer - he is smart, creative, hard-working and principled. He is admitted to practice law both in India and in the USA, which is a rare combination. I would trust him with any legal matter that I had.

H. Thomas Davis

Jr., Partner, Carter Ledyard & Milburn LLP, New York, USA.

Shabbir is a highly experienced law professional who is meticulous with detail whilst being able to keep the high-level objective in mind. He is business oriented and well versed in relevant laws and procedures and has a very good track record in the market.

Simen Munter

COO, Personal Banking at Nordea, Stockholm, Sweden (former Deputy CEO, HSBC India).

Shabbir has a great sense of evaluating a legal situation from multiple perspectives and provide solutions which have high probability of closing the issue with a win-win approach, including great focus on risk mitigation. I have worked extensively with Shabbir on various business issues including Joint Venture formation, acquisition, litigation and various business deals and collaboration agreement and in each one of them Shabbir has added tremendous value.

Masood Alam

Country Lead India - Pfizer Innovative Health, Oncology, Vaccines and Global Innovative Pharma, Mumbai, India. (former Country Head, India – Novartis Vaccines).

I had the pleasure of working under guidance of Wakhariya Sahib in International Commercial Arbitration(s). I am impressed by his ability to handle even the most complicated litigation. I was always in awe of his ability to command a room and get people on board.

Ghanshyam Joshi

Advocate and Founder – G. Joshi and Associates, New Delhi, India.

Shabbir is very smart, effective and gets the big picture.

James Saunders

Senior Managing Director, Newmark, New York, USA.

Shabbir is excellent at International Law, having thorough knowledge and experience in the field. A good human being and a friend in need.

S. B. Jalan

Chief Executive, Gemini Studios & Innovations Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai, India.

In-depth knowledge of the subject matter, eye for detail, punctuality and creative thoughts with implementation strategies provides clients associated with Shabbir Wakhariya the experience of cutting-edge legal advice. He has solutions for the problems that clients approach him with.

Khozema Anajwalla

Insolvency Resolution Professional, Promoter & Founding Partner – KNAV International Limited.


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