9th Floor, HT House,
18-20 Kasturba Gandhi Marg,
New Delhi 110001, India
Tel: +91 11 4358 8888
Fax: +91 11 4155 5980
Current position: Founding partner
Practice area/industry focus: Dispute resolution
Career highlights: Ms Manik Karanjawala is the founding partner of Karanjawala & Company. An alumnus of St Columba's School, Lady Shri Ram College, Campus Law Centre, Delhi, and London University, Ms Karanjawala co-founded Karanjawala & Company in 1983 with her husband Mr Raian N Karanjawala who is a noted advocate in India in his own right. Ms Karanjawala is a qualified Advocate-on-Record.
Known for well-thought-out legal strategy and meticulous attention to detail, Ms Karanjawala boasts an impressive client roster, which includes large corporate houses such as the Tata Group, DLF, Birlas, Adani Group, Hindustan Unilever, P&G, Coca Cola, Piramal, and Star TV, among others. Renowned individuals such as the scion of the Scindia royal family Mr Jyotiraditya Scindia, and notable industry icons Mr Ratan Tata and Mr Nusli Wadia among many others, have all turned to Ms Karanjawala when in need of top-notch legal advice.
Despite her busy schedule, Ms Karanjawala continues to drive the firm's pro bono practice, which includes having acted on behalf of the Bombay Hawker's Union of 15,000 traders, having secured bail for Mr Binayak Sen, persisting with world renowned oncologist Dr PB Desai's case; and, appearing for the Dawoodi Bohra community.
Asialaw Leading Lawyer 2017 in Dispute Resolution & Litigation