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Interactive Session on ‘Construction Disputes’ - In Collaboration with Link Legal - India Law Services - January 17, 2018


Research and Publication Cell, Symbiosis Law School, NOIDA has organised an Interactive Session in collaboration with Link Legal - India Law Services on ‘Construction Disputes’ on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 from 10:00am – 12:30pm.

Resource Persons

Mr. Atul Sharma, Managing Partner, Link Legal India Law Services

Mr. Atul is the Managing Partner of Link Legal India Law Services and has over 39 years of experience.

Mr. Atul was admitted to the Bar in 1978 and he advices clients in the practice areas of corporate litigations, mediation arbitrations including international commercial arbitrations, aviation, infrastructure projects, engineering & construction, mergers & acquisitions, project finance, business restructuring, employee matters, real estate, hospitality projects, and commercial transactions.

Mr. Atul specialises in aviation and infrastructure sectors and represents clients in these sectors on all aspects of their commercial and day to day operations. He advises clients on all aspects of aviation business and setting up of airlines, including acquisition of aircraft, aircraft financing, leasing (wet and dry), leasing of spaces at airports, securing permission from civil aviation authorities for airline operations and related approvals from the government agencies and all engineering and commercial contracts.

Mr. Atul also advises on all contractual and dispute matters in airports sector (domestic and international). He also provides assistance to his clients in setting up and developing infrastructure projects in non-airport sectors as well, like roads, ports, water and waste management, power, urban transportation and oil & gas etc.

Mr. Atul has considerable experience in representing major corporate clients in various Courts, Tribunals, Arbitrations and other judicial and quasi-judicial fora, and providing advice on all aspects of civil and commercial laws including company law, economic laws, labour laws, anti-trust laws, consumer protection laws.

Mr. Atul has spoken on many complex legal issues at national and international fora.

Mr. Atul is the Chair of the Aviation Committee of Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA).

Mr. Martin Harman, CBE – Chair International Business, Link Legal India Law Services

Mr. Martin Harman, CBE (Commander of the British Empire), is the Chair International Business of Link Legal India Law Services. Mr. Harman is a former Senior Partner and Chairman of Pinsent Masons LLP, generally recognized as the world's leading international law firm specializing in global infrastructure and construction.

Mr. Harman has spent more than 43 years with Pinsent Masons LLP with specialized knowledge in the procurement and management of a wide range of major, complex international infrastructure projects including airports, roads, sports stadia, and renewable energy projects, ports and high-rise buildings, advising construction companies, developers and governmental bodies. Mr. Harman has worked on projects in Europe, India, Asia Pacific, Africa and the Middle East and has consistently been ranked by the Global Legal Directories as a leader in the field of construction, risk management and dispute resolution.

Mr. Harman is also a qualified Arbitrator and Mediator.

Apart from his legal engagements, Mr. Harman has served as co-Chair of the UK/India Joint Economic Committee for Infrastructure, working with Mr. Jamshed Irani of Tata Sons as India co-Chair. He has also been Director of UK India Business Council from 2003-2015. Mr. Harman is a keen advocate of the power of Sport to improve health, social inclusion and to unite people internationally. He has served as Chairman of the UK Government's Advisory Council for Global Sports Infrastructure in relation to the 2012 London Olympics.

In 2010 Mr. Harman was appointed CBE (Commander of the British Empire) by her Majesty the Queen for services to international trade and the legal profession.

Mr. Harman lectures widely on procurement strategies, risk management and dispute resolution, particularly in the context of the FIDIC forms of contract. Mr. Harman has extensive experience of providing clients with overarching strategic advice on complex projects where the proper management of the contractual and legal interfaces are central to successful implementation and the realization of profit. He has worked as an international legal counsel on some of the leading infrastructure projects in the Asia Pacific region.  

Registration Process

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Venue & Dress Code

Venue: Moot Court Hall, Third Floor, Symbiosis Law School, NOIDA

Dress Code: Western Formals 

Contact Persons

Dr. Meenakshi Kaul,
Assistant Professor &
Head – Academic Initiatives,
Research and Publication Cell

Mr. Saurabh Chandra,
Assistant Professor &
Head – Administration,
Research and Publication Cell

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