Shardul S. Shroff is an Indian corporate lawyer. He is the executive chairman of the law firm Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co. Prior to the split in the Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A Shroff & Co", which was India's largest law firm, Shardul used to be the managing partner of the north India region of the firm headquartered in New Delhi. 
Early life and education [ edit ]
Shroff completed his
B.Com (Hons.) from Sydenham College, Mumbai and LL.B. from Government Law College, Mumbai. 
Legal career [ edit ]
On 1 July 1980, Shroff was enrolled in the
bar and he started his practice at Mumbai. He started to head the  Delhi office of Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A Shroff & Co in September 1980. 
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), a collective of India’s top corporate law firms that has opposed entry of foreign law firms into India.  
Personal life [ edit ]
Shardul 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 and Bharati Shroff, also the co-owner of the firm. 
After the death of Bharti Shroff, the old firm was split into two with Shardul heading the Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas and brother Cyril Shroff heading the
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas. 
Shroff is married to
Pallavi Shroff, an advocate and daughter of former Chief Justice of India, PN Bhagwati. They have two daughters, Shweta Shroff and Natashaa Shroff.
References [ edit ]
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^ Irani, Dr. Jamshed J. (31 May 2005). "Report on Company Law" (PDF). primedirectors.com. Prime Database / National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. (NSE) / BSE (The Stock Exchange Investors' Protection Fund) . Retrieved May 2014.
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^ "SILF – Office Bearers & Executive Committee". SILF Society of Indian Law Firms . Retrieved May 2014.
^ Venkatesan, J. (27 July 2010). "Entry of foreign law firms opposed". The Hindu . Retrieved May 2014.
^ "Dispute over will rocks law firm Amarchand Mangaldas; Shardul & Cyril Shroff in legal battle over assets". The Economic Times . Retrieved . 16 December 2014
^ "Amarchand & Mangaldas: Understanding the Shardul versus Cyril Shroff battle". Moneylife . Retrieved . 16 December 2014