Vaibhav Choukse, partner, is a multifaceted competition lawyer with more than 10 years’ experience. He has handled several high-profile competition litigations in various fora, including the Competition Commission of India (CCI), office of the Director General of the CCI, the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal, high courts and the Supreme Court. Further, he is a skilled practitioner with a vast experience in antitrust advisory work. Notably, he routinely advises leading multinational, domestic and international corporations, and industry associations on matters ranging from cartel leniency, dawn raids and distribution agreements to competition compliance mandates. On the transactional and merger control side, he has successfully advised and obtained approvals from the CCI for complex transactions in both the Form I and Form II formats.