Shardul S. Shroff

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Shardul Shroff.

Shardul S. Shroff is an Indian corporate lawyer. He manages the Delhi operations of the family-run firm "Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A Shroff & Co", which is India's largest law firm.[1]

Early life and education[edit]

Shroff completed his B.Com (Hons.) from Sydenham College, Mumbai and LL.B. from Government Law College, Mumbai.[2]

Legal career[edit]

On 1 July 1980, Shroff was enrolled in the bar. He started to head the Delhi office of Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A Shroff & Co in September 1980.[3]

Past[edit]

Committee memberships[edit]

Current[edit]

Bar memberships[edit]

He is an advocate-on-record of the Supreme Court of India.

Affiliations[edit]

Shroff is Associate President of Society of Indian Law Firms (SILF),[6] a collective of India’s top corporate law firms that has opposed entry of foreign law firms into India.[7]

Personal life[edit]

Shadrul Shroff is a grandson of Amarchand Shroff, who founded the law firm "Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A Shroff & Co" in 1917. He is a son of Suresh A. Shroff, a former managing partner of the firm.

Shroff is married to Pallavi Shroff, an advocate and daughter of former Chief Justice of India, Prafullachandra Natwarlal Bhagwati.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nath, Shloka (26 July 2010). "India's Biggest in Law, Amarchand Mangaldas". Forbes (India: Forbesindia.com). Retrieved May 2014. 
  2. ^ "Idfc Ltd (IDFC:Natl India), People, Board Members, Other Board Members On Board, Shardul Suresh Shroff B.Com (Hons.), LLB". Bloomberg Businessweek. Bloomberg. Retrieved May 2014. 
  3. ^ Nath, Shloka (4 August 2010). "Shardul Shroff: My father would write the firm's balance sheet on the back of an air ticket". Forbes (India: Forbesindia.com). Retrieved May 2014. 
  4. ^ Irani, Dr. Jamshed J. (31 May 2005). "Report on Company Law". primedirectors.com. Prime Database / National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. (NSE) / BSE (The Stock Exchange Investors' Protection Fund). Retrieved May 2014. 
  5. ^ Chandra, Naresh (November 2009). "Corporate Governance Recommendations for Voluntary Adoption". Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India. Retrieved May 2014. 
  6. ^ "SILF – Office Bearers & Executive Committee". SILF Society of Indian Law Firms. Retrieved May 2014. 
  7. ^ Venkatesan, J. (27 July 2010). "Entry of foreign law firms opposed". The Hindu. Retrieved May 2014.