Shirshak is a Senior Associate within the Firm.
Shirshak works in the area of aviation, banking and finance, corporate and commercial, trade and customs, TMT, M&A, foreign investment, franchising, insurance and reinsurance, labor and employment, taxation, infrastructure development (including hydroelectricity, airport, roads and other private and public structures), intellectual property, competition law, non-profit entities, etc.
Shirshak has worked in various innovative, high profile and high value projects in the area of cross-border M&A, foreign investment, telecommunication and energy sectors. Shirshak has been working in various hydroelectricity projects advising various project participants, including project sponsors, project companies, lenders, bilateral and multilateral agencies, contractors, suppliers, consultants, etc. In aviation sector Shirshak handles matters relating to air carriers' liability, insurance and reinsurance claims, management of accident liability claims, aircraft leasing, financing and securitization, aviation service related contracts, etc.
Shirshak has advised various clients on matters pertaining to income tax, customs tariff, excise, Value Added Tax, cross-border transactions including international trade law and law on double taxation. Shirshak has advised various clients on monetary policy, governance of banking and financial entities, foreign exchange regulations. Shirshak has worked in several intellectual property infringement matters along with litigation on behalf of world renowned brand owners.
Shirshak also brings in experience in general management, client engagement, government liaison, engaging with in-house counsels and of-counsels.
National Law School of India University, Bangalore, India, B.A., LL.B., 2011
- Franchising in Asia 2015: Legal and Business Considerations (Nepal Chapter), co-authored with Devendra Pradhan, NexNoir Foundation (First Edition, July 2015)