Which direction to go? Choosing the best way to resolve disputes for India-related Construction Projects

On Demand Webinar

Bird & Bird, HKA and Khaitan & Co, supported by ICC, are pleased to present a virtual panel discussion focussed on exploring the best avenues for resolving construction disputes in the Indian context.

Comprising experts in the real estate and construction space across in-house legal, private practice and consultancy roles, moderated by a member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, the panel will take you into an in-depth discussion on avenues that parties can explore, and often leave un-explored, to efficiently resolve disputes – both during the life-cycle of a construction project and after its completion.

The panel also discussed issues that are often seen disputed between the employer, contractor, and sub-contractors – under different forms of standard construction contracts, and look at dispute resolution / adjudication processes for international projects, where Indian companies may be involved as contractor or sub-contractor.

Our Panellists

Payel Chatterjee
Head-Litigation, Adani Enterprises Limited

Payel joined Adani Group in September 2021 to head their litigation vertical at the Group Level. She is mainly involved in strategizing and supervising high value complex litigation and arbitration matters across different sectors including power, ports, coal and mining, natural resources, and renewables.

Zarina Pundole
General Counsel, Shapoorji Pallonji Group

Zarina is an experienced general counsel with a demonstrated history of working in the construction industry and international projects. She is skilled in international law, drafting Agreements, finance, and legal compliance.

Akshay Kishore
Partner, Bird & Bird

Akshay is partner in the Dispute Resolution team of Bird & Bird in Singapore. He specialises in advising on cross-border commercial disputes, with a particular focus on the infrastructure and energy sectors.

Scott Ramsden
Quantum Expert & Principal, HKA

Scott is an experienced quantity surveyor and a Fellow with the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, with over 30 years of experience in the construction industry.

Sudip Mullick
Partner, Khaitan & Co

Sudip is a Partner in the Real Estate and Construction Practice Group in the Mumbai office. His expertise lies in real estate matters, construction contracts and disputes arising out of construction contracts. He also spearheads the Hospitality practice in the Firm.

Tejus Chauhan (Moderator)
Regional Director for South Asia, ICC Arbitration & ADR, ICC International Court of Arbitration

Tejus is the Regional Director for South Asia based in Singapore. He focuses on assisting companies, counsels, and investors the region understand how they can resolve commercial disputes by raising their awareness about ICC’s Dispute Resolution Services.

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Event Details
Date & Time
9 December 2021
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Event Details
Date & Time
9 December 2021
Send an enquiry

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