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Here Are India’s Ten Most Renowned And Popular Lawyers

Mukul Rohatgi

Mukul Rohatgi is an assigned senior counsel, and was the fourteenth principal legal officer for India. He was succeeded by KK Venugopal. He had a residency of three years as head legal officer from June 19, 2014, to June 18, 2017. He is a senior promoter at the high court of India. He has served before as Extra Specialist General of India.

Rohatgi is known for his magnificent aptitude and contentious certainty. He has government officials, superstars and corporate goliaths as his clients.

Percival Billimoria

Percival (Percy) Billimoria, who is a sanctioned bookkeeper by capability, is referred to for his broad experience as a contending counsel in ill-disposed issues (suit and assertion) under the watchful eye of the High Court of India, the High Court of Delhi, the Public Organisation Law Council and the Public Organisation Law Redrafting Court.

Percy works in business debates, particularly transnational issues emerging from joint endeavours or financing archives, development and framework undertakings and oil and gas contracts (counting creation/benefit sharing investigation contracts, subcontracting plans for oil and gas investigation administrations) telecom, innovation and protection.

Percy has gone about as lead counsel on a few assertions, particularly including development law, oil and gas industry matters and investor debates in joint endeavours.

Ram Jethmalani

Ram Boolchand Jethmalani (September 14, 1923 – September 8, 2019) was an Indian legal advisor and lawmaker. He filled in as India’s association priest of law and equity, as administrator of the Indian Bar Gathering, and as the leader of the High Court Bar Affiliation.

Ram Jethmalani is the most celebrated name in the law circles of India.

He is the most celebrated name in the law circles of India. He is the most established attorney in the nation with protected law and criminal law as his particular field. He is the most generously compensated criminal legal counsellors in the nation.

Abhishek Manu Singhvi

Singhvi is a prominent legal adviser, parliamentarian, a media figure, notable feature writer, writer and analyst. Protected law, authoritative law, corporate law, business law and global business assertions are his extraordinary regions of expert premium. He has been an individual from the High Court made and managed two-sided legitimate gatherings, including the Indo-English, Indo-US, Indo-Canadian and Indo-Israel ones.

K Venugopal

Kottayan Katankot Venugopal, referred to for the most part as KK Venugopal, is an Indian established legal advisor and a senior promoter in the High Court of India. On June 30, 2017, he was designated as the Head Legal Officer for India.

He is one of the primary supporters for legal changes in India, he is against the formation of provincial seats of the High Court of India. He was additionally delegated as the Principal Legal Officer of India. He has showed up in some prominent cases. Most altogether, he was named by the Illustrious Administration of Bhutan to serve as constitutional advisor for drafting of the Constitution of Bhutan.

Fali S Nariman

There are some extraordinary personalities that abandon their imprint. Fali Sam Nariman keeps on being a much-adored character. Fali Sam Nariman is a legal adviser, a genuine living wonder of law. The legal adviser is universally perceived and keeps on being a remarkable person. The prestigious Fali Sam Nariman has been respected with Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Gruber Prize for Equity. He is most popular for his comical inclination and his incredible commitments to Indian law framework. One of the top legal counsellors in the nation and charges a fortune for his appearances and cases.

Harish Salve

Harish Salve began the vocation venture as a sanctioned bookkeeper and rehearsed contracted bookkeeping in tax collection. In 1980, he began the legitimate excursion at JB Dadachandji and Co and manages prominent case in Indian. From the outset, the legal advisor draws the immense consideration of individuals when showed up for the case Mukesh Ambani’s Dependence Businesses Restricted. He additionally battled for Goodbye Gathering and ITC Restricted.

Harish Salve

Salve made an extraordinary execution on account of Vodafone in its $2.5 billion debate with the Indian Government. He took up Salman Khan’s quick in and out mishap situation where Salman was condemned five years in prison. Salve charged around Rs 3 million for a day.

Ashok Desai

A senior backer of High Court showed up as a rule the vast majority of them are identified with the Sacred law and Rivalry law. He has been granted with the Padma Bhushan. He is one of the Senior Attorneys in India. In 1956, he began functioning as a backer, he showed up by and large in various seats and the High Court of India, most regularly for the cases related with public life and straightforwardness in administrative associations.

Soli Sorabjee

Soli Jehangir Sorabjee is an Indian legal scholar and previous Head legal officer of India. He has been respected with Padma Vibhushan for his safeguard of the opportunity of articulation and the insurance of basic liberties. He is a hero of the right to speak freely of Discourse and Articulation. He additionally shielded opportunity of press in numerous milestone cases in the High Court. Likewise, he is a productive author on the issues of security of basic liberties, maintaining protected law and the right to speak freely of discourse and articulation. He has various distributions shockingly. He has additionally been a standard commitment to Indian papers like Indian Express.

Rohinton F Nariman

The honor on equity Nariman has been offered by Access Now, a global common liberties and support bunch working for open and free web and guarding the computerized privileges of clients in danger around the globe. Consistently, ‘Access Presently’ names “saints” who have pursued guaranteeing any electronic reconnaissance programme completely regards common liberties. Equity Rohinton F Nariman of the High Court has been picked separately as a “legend” for his judgment perceiving protection as an essential right by a worldwide advanced rights promotion gathering.

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  1. Jitendra Sharma

    Good research about Indias lawyer who are the best but first time somebody open up their personality good going YKA

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An ambassador and trained facilitator under Eco Femme (a social enterprise working towards menstrual health in south India), Sanjina is also an active member of the MHM Collective- India and Menstrual Health Alliance- India. She has conducted Menstrual Health sessions in multiple government schools adopted by Rotary District 3240 as part of their WinS project in rural Bengal. She has also delivered training of trainers on SRHR, gender, sexuality and Menstruation for Tomorrow’s Foundation, Vikramshila Education Resource Society, Nirdhan trust and Micro Finance, Tollygunj Women In Need, Paint It Red in Kolkata.

Now as an MH Fellow with YKA, she’s expanding her impressive scope of work further by launching a campaign to facilitate the process of ensuring better menstrual health and SRH services for women residing in correctional homes in West Bengal. The campaign will entail an independent study to take stalk of the present conditions of MHM in correctional homes across the state and use its findings to build public support and political will to take the necessary action.

Saurabh has been associated with YKA as a user and has consistently been writing on the issue MHM and its intersectionality with other issues in the society. Now as an MHM Fellow with YKA, he’s launched the Right to Period campaign, which aims to ensure proper execution of MHM guidelines in Delhi’s schools.

The long-term aim of the campaign is to develop an open culture where menstruation is not treated as a taboo. The campaign also seeks to hold the schools accountable for their responsibilities as an important component in the implementation of MHM policies by making adequate sanitation infrastructure and knowledge of MHM available in school premises.

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Harshita is a psychologist and works to support people with mental health issues, particularly adolescents who are survivors of violence. Associated with the Azadi Foundation in UP, Harshita became an MHM Fellow with YKA, with the aim of promoting better menstrual health.

Her campaign #MeriMarzi aims to promote menstrual health and wellness, hygiene and facilities for female sex workers in UP. She says, “Knowledge about natural body processes is a very basic human right. And for individuals whose occupation is providing sexual services, it becomes even more important.”

Meri Marzi aims to ensure sensitised, non-discriminatory health workers for the needs of female sex workers in the Suraksha Clinics under the UPSACS (Uttar Pradesh State AIDS Control Society) program by creating more dialogues and garnering public support for the cause of sex workers’ menstrual rights. The campaign will also ensure interventions with sex workers to clear misconceptions around overall hygiene management to ensure that results flow both ways.

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MH Fellow Sabna comes with significant experience working with a range of development issues. A co-founder of Project Sakhi Saheli, which aims to combat period poverty and break menstrual taboos, Sabna has, in the past, worked on the issue of menstruation in urban slums of Delhi with women and adolescent girls. She and her team also released MenstraBook, with menstrastories and organised Menstra Tlk in the Delhi School of Social Work to create more conversations on menstruation.

With YKA MHM Fellow Vineet, Sabna launched Menstratalk, a campaign that aims to put an end to period poverty and smash menstrual taboos in society. As a start, the campaign aims to begin conversations on menstrual health with five hundred adolescents and youth in Delhi through offline platforms, and through this community mobilise support to create Period Friendly Institutions out of educational institutes in the city.

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A student from Delhi School of Social work, Vineet is a part of Project Sakhi Saheli, an initiative by the students of Delhi school of Social Work to create awareness on Menstrual Health and combat Period Poverty. Along with MHM Action Fellow Sabna, Vineet launched Menstratalk, a campaign that aims to put an end to period poverty and smash menstrual taboos in society.

As a start, the campaign aims to begin conversations on menstrual health with five hundred adolescents and youth in Delhi through offline platforms, and through this community mobilise support to create Period Friendly Institutions out of educational institutes in the city.

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A native of Bhagalpur district – Bihar, Shalini Jha believes in equal rights for all genders and wants to work for a gender-equal and just society. In the past she’s had a year-long association as a community leader with Haiyya: Organise for Action’s Health Over Stigma campaign. She’s pursuing a Master’s in Literature with Ambedkar University, Delhi and as an MHM Fellow with YKA, recently launched ‘Project अल्हड़ (Alharh)’.

She says, “Bihar is ranked the lowest in India’s SDG Index 2019 for India. Hygienic and comfortable menstruation is a basic human right and sustainable development cannot be ensured if menstruators are deprived of their basic rights.” Project अल्हड़ (Alharh) aims to create a robust sensitised community in Bhagalpur to collectively spread awareness, break the taboo, debunk myths and initiate fearless conversations around menstruation. The campaign aims to reach at least 6000 adolescent girls from government and private schools in Baghalpur district in 2020.

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A psychologist and co-founder of a mental health NGO called Customize Cognition, Ritika forayed into the space of menstrual health and hygiene, sexual and reproductive healthcare and rights and gender equality as an MHM Fellow with YKA. She says, “The experience of working on MHM/SRHR and gender equality has been an enriching and eye-opening experience. I have learned what’s beneath the surface of the issue, be it awareness, lack of resources or disregard for trans men, who also menstruate.”

The Transmen-ses campaign aims to tackle the issue of silence and disregard for trans men’s menstruation needs, by mobilising gender sensitive health professionals and gender neutral restrooms in Lucknow.

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A Computer Science engineer by education, Nitisha started her career in the corporate sector, before realising she wanted to work in the development and social justice space. Since then, she has worked with Teach For India and Care India and is from the founding batch of Indian School of Development Management (ISDM), a one of its kind organisation creating leaders for the development sector through its experiential learning post graduate program.

As a Youth Ki Awaaz Menstrual Health Fellow, Nitisha has started Let’s Talk Period, a campaign to mobilise young people to switch to sustainable period products. She says, “80 lakh women in Delhi use non-biodegradable sanitary products, generate 3000 tonnes of menstrual waste, that takes 500-800 years to decompose; which in turn contributes to the health issues of all menstruators, increased burden of waste management on the city and harmful living environment for all citizens.

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A former Assistant Secretary with the Ministry of Women and Child Development in West Bengal for three months, Lakshmi Bhavya has been championing the cause of menstrual hygiene in her district. By associating herself with the Lalana Campaign, a holistic menstrual hygiene awareness campaign which is conducted by the Anahat NGO, Lakshmi has been slowly breaking taboos when it comes to periods and menstrual hygiene.

A Gender Rights Activist working with the tribal and marginalized communities in india, Srilekha is a PhD scholar working on understanding body and sexuality among tribal girls, to fill the gaps in research around indigenous women and their stories. Srilekha has worked extensively at the grassroots level with community based organisations, through several advocacy initiatives around Gender, Mental Health, Menstrual Hygiene and Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights (SRHR) for the indigenous in Jharkhand, over the last 6 years.

Srilekha has also contributed to sustainable livelihood projects and legal aid programs for survivors of sex trafficking. She has been conducting research based programs on maternal health, mental health, gender based violence, sex and sexuality. Her interest lies in conducting workshops for young people on life skills, feminism, gender and sexuality, trauma, resilience and interpersonal relationships.

A Guwahati-based college student pursuing her Masters in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Bidisha started the #BleedwithDignity campaign on the technology platform Change.org, demanding that the Government of Assam install
biodegradable sanitary pad vending machines in all government schools across the state. Her petition on Change.org has already gathered support from over 90000 people and continues to grow.

Bidisha was selected in Change.org’s flagship program ‘She Creates Change’ having run successful online advocacy
campaigns, which were widely recognised. Through the #BleedwithDignity campaign; she organised and celebrated World Menstrual Hygiene Day, 2019 in Guwahati, Assam by hosting a wall mural by collaborating with local organisations. The initiative was widely covered by national and local media, and the mural was later inaugurated by the event’s chief guest Commissioner of Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) Debeswar Malakar, IAS.

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