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Cyril S. Shroff

Cyril S. Shroff

Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A. Shroff & Co.

Mumbai, IND

Cyril Shroff is a Managing Partner of Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A. Shroff & Co.("Amarchand Mangaldas"), India's largest and foremost law firm with approximately 575 lawyers. Amarchand Mangaldas has offices at Mumbai, New Delhi, Bangalore, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Chennai, Kolkata and Ahmedabad, in India.

With over 30 years of experience in a range of areas, including corporate laws, securities markets, banking, infrastructure and others, Mr. Shroff is regarded and has been consistently rated as India's top corporate, banking and project finance lawyer by several international surveys including those conducted by International Financial Law Review (IFLR), Euromoney, Chambers Global, Asia Legal 500, Asia Law and others.

Mr. Shroff has authored several publications on legal topics. He is a visiting lecturer of securities law at the Government Law College. He is a member of the Advisory Board of the Centre for Study of the Legal Profession established by the Harvard Law School, and a member of the Advisory Board of the National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM).

Mr. Shroff is a member of the Executive Council - Legal Practice Division (LPD) of the International Bar Association (IBA) and the Advisory Board of the Asia-Pacific Forum of the IBA. He is a member of the Media Legal Defence Initiative (MLDI) International Advisory Board. Mr. Shroff is also part of various committees of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) - the National Council on Corporate Governance, the National Committee on Capital Markets, Private Equity & Venture Capital, Commodities Markets, Financial Investors and Regulatory Affairs. He has also been a member of several governmental and other regulatory committees on law reform concerning the corporate and securities market, bankruptcy laws, commercialization of infrastructure, etc.

Mr. Shroff was admitted to the Bar in 1982 after receiving his B.A., LLB degree from the Government Law College in Mumbai. He is a Solicitor, High Court of Bombay, since 1983.


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