The Founder

Mr. Suman Jyoti Khaitan, Founder & Managing Partner

Mr. Suman Jyoti Khaitan has been a practicing advocate in India since 1985 and is the founder and Managing Partner of law firms Suman Khaitan & Co. and Khaitan & Partners, both full service law firms based at New Delhi, India and having associates in all important cities in India. He has wide experience in diverse fields of practice including arbitration, aviation, banking, bankruptcy & insolvency, business restructuring, competition, family settlements, infrastructure, insurance, intellectual property, litigation, overseas investments & acquisitions, power, real estate, schemes of amalgamations, demergers, takeovers and hive-offs, tax planning, telecom and trusts.

Mr. Khaitan is a member of leading Chambers of Commerce including CII, FICCI, ASSOCHAM, PHDCCI and ICC India.

He was the President of PHDCCI during the year 2013. He continues to be a member of the Managing Committee of ASSOCHAM for more than 20 years and is currently the Chair of the National Council on Legal Affairs & Regulatory Reforms of Assocham. He is also a member of Managing Committee of ICC India and Confederation of Indian Bar, Indian Council of Arbitration, International Centre for Alternative Dispute Resolution and Society of Indian Law Firms.

He is also a member of Supreme Court Bar Association, Supreme Court Advocates-on-Record Association, Delhi High Court Bar Association, Incorporated Law Society, Kolkata, Indian Law Institute and International Bar Association. He is also a member of Rotary Club of Delhi Premier (R.I. Dist. 3011).

He is regularly invited by the electronic media and before parliamentary committees to give his views, representations and proposals on important legal and social issues. He is also regularly invited as a speaker in Seminars and Conferences organized by leading chambers of commerce and bar associations on important legal and social issues. He also serves as an independent legal director on board of listed companies.