Vishal Lohire

Vishal Lahoti

Vishal Lohire

Partner | Mumbai

Dispute Resolution, Restructuring & Insolvency, Securities Market
Enrolment No. MAH/3740/2007

About

Vishal Lohire is part of the Dispute Resolution practice group of the firm.

Vishal has more than 14 years of extensive experience in conducting litigation & arbitration in relation to disputes involving Civil, Corporate, Commercial, Contract, IBC, Securities Market, Mining & Environmental, Property, Debt Recovery, & Consumer laws. He has advised clients pertaining to legal and/or regulatory issues related to securities market, money recovery, insolvency, mining and property laws.

Vishal appears and argues cases before various judicial and quasi-judicial forums including Bombay High Court, NCLT and Securities Appellate Tribunal.

Practice areas

  • Dispute Resolution
  • Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Securities Market

Expertise

  • Civil, Corporate and Commercial Litigation
  • Commercial Arbitration
  • Securities Market Litigation and Advisory
  • Insolvency Laws
  • Mining Laws

Representative matters

  • Reliance Power Subsidiaries in relation to obtaining a favourable order in Writ Petitions filed before Bombay High Court challenging vires of the section 131 of the Companies Act, 2013 and then before the NCLT, Mumbai allowing to revise the financial statement for past years.
  • Ashapura Minechem Ltd in relation to legal proceedings regarding sealing of its mines, wrongful demand of fine under MMDR and MLRC, wrongful demand of amount towards stamp duty on the mining lease deed and lapse of the pending application for mining lease due to 2015 and 2021 amendments in MMDR.
  • National Stock Exchange (as In-House Counsel) in relation to attending the arbitration against Singapore Stock Exchange involving issues having ramification on all the major Stock Exchanges across the globe.
  • Wockhardt Hospital in relation to defending them successfully before NCLT, Mumbai in a Section 9 Application of IBC filed against it.
  • National Stock Exchange (as In-House Counsel) was represented before SAT in various matters while successfully defending disciplinary orders of statutory committees of NSE.
  • Cambata Aviation (a ground handling company at airport) and its promoters were successfully defended before the CLB in a matter of oppression and mismanagement and obtained an Order from the Bombay High Court in a Writ Petition setting aside sudden administrative decisions of the Ministry of Civil Aviation to stop their work.
  • Mr. Laxmi Mittal’s LMB Holding in relation to successfully winning arbitration against producer and film director, Mr. Boney Kapoor.