Associated with the Firm for over 15 years, Rashid Boatwalla brings along experience in practice areas as varied as securities laws, mergers and acquisitions, business and mercantile laws, corporate and commercial advisory, private equity, intellectual property, information technology and media &entertainment laws.
His experience includes advising clients on issues relating to oppression and mismanagement, shareholder deadlock; regulatory approvals and takeover conflicts and supports the Firm’s corporate practice in managing regulatory touchpoints in the M&A space.
Rashid & his team advise and act on several non-contentious and contentious areas of financial services regulation covering areas as broad-based as delisting, regulatory action and adjudication for regulated and listed entities. He routinely represents clients before the Securities and Exchange Board of India and at the appellate level, before the in Securities Appellate Tribunal and Supreme Court of India.
He is a Member of the Bar Council of Maharashtra & Goa and is also a Member of the Information Communication Technology Committee of the Bombay Chamber of Commerce & Industry. He also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Media Laws, Communications &Media studies from the National Academy of Legal studies & Research (NALSAR) University of Law, Hyderabad.
He has been regularly recognized as a recommended lawyer by The Legal 500 – Asia Pacific India Guide to Law Firms.