Poorva Saigal serves as the Co-Managing Partner of R Associates, a leading law firm in New Delhi. Having enrolled with the Bar Council of Delhi since 2013, she holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the Campus Law Center, Faculty of Law, New Delhi, and a Bachelor of Arts (History Honours) from Lady Shri Ram College for Women. She began her professional journey with Sh. M.G. Ramachandran, Senior Advocate, at Ramachandran and Associates, where she worked for almost a decade. During this time, Poorva represented and defended clients in several landmark judgments and contributed to drafting model power purchase agreements for solar, wind, and hybrid projects for companies like NTPC Limited, NVVN, and SECI.
Poorva joined R Associates as a Partner in 2021, where she has since represented various distribution and transmission companies, power corporations, and utilities in a range of legal matters before the Hon’ble Supreme Court, Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC), and several state commissions. She has also rendered legal advice, opinions and drafted contracts for a diverse clientele, including Power Grid Corporation of India Limited, Punjab State Power Corporation Limited, and Hinduja National Power Corporation Limited. With her extensive experience in the energy sector and a strong commitment to her clients, Poorva is a highly respected figure in the legal community.
- LLB, Campus Law Center, Faculty of Law, New Delhi (2010 -2013)
- BA (History Honours), Lady Shri Ram College for Women (2007 -2010)
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Mr. Shubham Arya is a distinguished advocate and managing partner of R Associates, located in New Delhi. With an impressive academic background, Shubham holds a B.B.A. (Management Hons.) and L.L.B. (Hons.) from Symbiosis International University, Noida. Since being enrolled with the Bar Council of Delhi in 2015, Arya has built an extensive professional track record. Prior to R Associates, he worked as an Associate under Senior Advocate Sh. M. G. Ramachandran, where he gained experience in merger and acquisition negotiations, due diligence reports, and arbitration proceedings. Additionally, Shubham is well-versed in cyber law and environmental law and policy, with relevant qualifications from prestigious institutions.
At R Associates, Shubham has represented an impressive list of clients from the power sector, including distribution and transmission companies, state generators, and multinational corporations. His expertise spans tariff matters, power procurement, regulatory issues, insolvency, and bankruptcy. Shubham has also been involved in drafting model agreements for renewable energy projects, formulating strategies for clients, and handling matters before the Supreme Court, Appellate Tribunal for Electricity, and Electricity Regulatory Commissions. With his well-rounded legal acumen and dedication to excellence, Shubham is a leading figure in the energy law sector, driving the success of R Associates and its clients.
- B.B.A. (Management Hons.) L.LB. (Hons.), Symbiosis International University
- Diploma in Cyber Law conducted by Government Law College, Mumbai and Asian School of Cyber Laws, 2020-21
- Online Certificate course in ‘ENVIRONMENTAL LAW AND POLICY’ organized by The Centre for Environmental Law, Policy and Development (CELPD).
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