Rajesh Rai (Advocate)
Founder & Managing Partner
A law graduate from the University of Delhi, Rajesh is an experienced lawyer practicing in the Supreme Court and higher courts of India. A deft interpreter of law, with various landmark judgements to his credit, he carries a formidable reputation amongst colleagues and peers in the Supreme Court and High Court bar associations.
He started his career at the prestigious ‘Ahamdi & Co’ where he eventually became the briefing counsel for the Additional Solicitor Generals (ASG’s) of India on behalf of the Union of India and had the privilege of briefing various senior lawyers Mr. Soli Sorabji, Mr. Mukul Rohtagi, Mr. Raju Ramachandran, Mr. Altaf Ahmed amongst others. He has also briefed eminent lawyers like Mr. P. Chidambaram, Mr. V Shekhar, Mr.A.K.Ganguly and Ms Tasneem Ahmadi.
He is the founder and managing partner of RR Legal Partners, a specialised law firm with a pan India peesence comprising of expert team of senior lawyers, advocates, and a professional advisory panel that represent and help medium and large companies defend their interest in the domain of Corporate Law with matters pertaining to commercial contracts, arbitration, property laws and economic offences.
An expert at Arbitration with an experience of 18 years in which he has adjudicated more than 5000 cases, he is a sought-after advisory and counsel for various banks and companies including HDFC, RBS, Kotak Mahindra, Bajaj & Intec amongst others.
He has represented and worked with various companies and business including Schneider Electric Industries SA, PowerGrid Corporation of India Ltd., Technip SA, Lafarge Cement, Ford India Ltd, JCB India, Wigan and Leigh, APS Star Industries, AVS Industries Ltd., Suren International Ltd., Arkaaye Group of Companies.
A warm personality, an avid traveler and people’s person, he enjoys meeting new people, exploring cultures and forging new relationships.