Rajendra Barot

Senior Partner

Sectors

The new–age disputes and the fresh approach of the Courts and disputes lawyers has and will continue to facilitate the quick resolution of disputes.

Rajendra Barot is highly regarded in India’s dispute resolution market for his broad arbitration and litigation practice. He regularly advises clients on a wide range of commercial cases, as well as insolvency disputes.

Chambers & Partners Global (2021)

With over 27 years’ experience, Rajendra Barot heads the Firm’s Dispute Resolution practice. Rajendra has advised and represented clients in institutional and ad–hoc arbitrations seated in and outside India. He has appeared in various fora, including the Supreme Court and several High Courts across India, on corporate commercial disputes, enforcement and challenge petitions for arbitration (domestic, international and BIT) awards, monetary suits, administrative writs, maritime law disputes, insolvency laws, intellectual property disputes and regulatory & securities law matters. Rajendra has advised leading global PE Funds, MNCs, insurance companies and global leaders in the telecom and mining sectors. He also advises clients on asset tracing exercises, forensic investigations and white–collar crime matters. Additionally, Rajendra has advised insurance companies, particularly in the life insurance, non–life insurance and health insurance spaces, on their India entry strategies.

WORK HIGHLIGHTS

RECENT RECOGNITION

2023

2022

2021

2020

Asialaw Profiles

‘Elite Practitioner’ for Dispute Resolution

Asialaw Profiles

‘Elite Practitioner’ for Dispute Resolution

Benchmark Litigation Asia Pacific

Litigation Star of the Year

Chambers & Partners Asia–Pacific

Band 1 for Arbitration and Dispute Resolution

Chambers & Partners Global

‘Band 1’ for Dispute Resolution and Arbitration

IFLR1000

‘Notable Practitioner’ for Restructuring & Insolvency

Legal 500 Asia Pacific

• Leading Lawyer for Dispute Resolution (Arbitration)
• Recommended for Aviation, Dispute Resolution (Litigation) and Insurance

Legal Era

Named a Leading Lawyer Champion for Dispute Resolution (Arbitration & Litigation)

Asialaw Profiles

‘Elite Practitioner’ for Dispute Resolution

Benchmark Litigation Asia Pacific

Litigation Star of the Year

Chambers & Partners Asia-Pacific

  • ‘Band 1’ for Arbitration
  • Ranked for Dispute Resolution

Chambers & Partners Global

‘Band 1’ for Arbitration and Ranked for Dispute Resolution

IFLR1000

‘Notable Practitioner’ for Restructuring & Insolvency

India Business Law Journal

Featured in ‘A–List of India’s Top 100 Lawyers’

Legal 500 Asia Pacific

• Leading Lawyer for Dispute Resolution (Arbitration)
• Recommended for Insurance and Dispute Resolution (Litigation)

Asialaw Profiles

Elite Practitioner for Dispute Resolution and Insurance

Asian Legal Business India

Ranked as one of ‘India’s Best Disputes Lawyers’

Benchmark Litigation Asia Pacific

• Litigation Star of the Year
• Lawyer of the Year– India

Chambers & Partners Asia-Pacific

‘Leading Individual’ for Dispute Resolution (Litigation & Arbitration)

Chambers & Partners Global

Ranked for Dispute Resolution (Litigation & Arbitration)

India Business Law Journal

Featured in ‘A–List of India’s Top 100 Lawyers’

Legal 500 Asia Pacific

Recommended for Insurance

RECENT RECOGNITION

Asialaw Profiles

‘Elite Practitioner’ for Dispute Resolution

Asialaw Profiles

‘Elite Practitioner’ for Dispute Resolution

Benchmark Litigation Asia Pacific

Litigation Star of the Year

Chambers & Partners Asia–Pacific

Band 1 for Arbitration and Dispute Resolution

Chambers & Partners Global

‘Band 1’ for Dispute Resolution and Arbitration

IFLR1000

‘Notable Practitioner’ for Restructuring & Insolvency

Legal 500 Asia Pacific

• Leading Lawyer for Dispute Resolution (Arbitration)
• Recommended for Aviation, Dispute Resolution (Litigation) and Insurance

Legal Era

Named a Leading Lawyer Champion for Dispute Resolution (Arbitration & Litigation)

Asialaw Profiles

‘Elite Practitioner’ for Dispute Resolution

Benchmark Litigation Asia Pacific

Litigation Star of the Year

Chambers & Partners Asia-Pacific

  • ‘Band 1’ for Arbitration
  • Ranked for Dispute Resolution

Chambers & Partners Global

‘Band 1’ for Arbitration and Ranked for Dispute Resolution

IFLR1000

‘Notable Practitioner’ for Restructuring & Insolvency

India Business Law Journal

Featured in ‘A–List of India’s Top 100 Lawyers’

Legal 500 Asia Pacific

• Leading Lawyer for Dispute Resolution (Arbitration)
• Recommended for Insurance and Dispute Resolution (Litigation)

Asialaw Profiles

Elite Practitioner for Dispute Resolution and Insurance

Asian Legal Business India

Ranked as one of ‘India’s Best Disputes Lawyers’

Benchmark Litigation Asia Pacific

• Litigation Star of the Year
• Lawyer of the Year– India

Chambers & Partners Asia-Pacific

‘Leading Individual’ for Dispute Resolution (Litigation & Arbitration)

Chambers & Partners Global

Ranked for Dispute Resolution (Litigation & Arbitration)

India Business Law Journal

Featured in ‘A–List of India’s Top 100 Lawyers’

Legal 500 Asia Pacific

Recommended for Insurance